JOB NOTICE STAFFORD TOWNSHIP

TOWNSHIP OF STAFFORD. Gregory Myhre 

Telephone (609) 5971000 

Fax (609) 242162

Gregory Myhre 

Mayor 

OCEAN COUNTY 260 EAST BAY AVE. MANAHAWKIN, NJ. 080503329 

Matthew von der Hayden 

JOB NOTICE STAFFORD TOWNSHIP 

POSTING OF JOB VACANCY April 8, 2021 

ATTENTION

All Interested and Qualified Individuals 

Department

Building and Zoning Department 

Position

Fire Subcode Official (HHS)/ Building Inspector 

All interested candidates must submit a resume, employment application, and a letter of interest to Patrick J. Malia, Construction Code Official by 4:00 p.m. on Monday, April 26, 2021. The Township Administrator with the Construction Code Official will make a final determination of the qualifications of the individuals responding, and will interview only those individuals deemed to be qualified. A copy of the job description for the position is available in the Township Clerk’s Office. Any questions concerning this notice must be addressed to Patrick J. Malia email at pmalia@staffordnj.gov

In all cases, however, the Township reserves the right to make the final determination on an applicant’s qualifications and suitability to the position. The Township of Stafford reserves the right to reject any and all requests for transfer or assignment and to publicly advertise for this position

The Township of Stafford is an equal opportunity employer

MATTHEW VON DER HAYDEN 

Township Administrator/Director of the Water & Sewer 

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Attachment 

Telephone (609) 5971000 

TOWNSHIP OF STAFFORD. Gregory Myhre 

Gregory Myhre 

Mayor 

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OCEAN COUNTY 260 EAST BAY AVE. MANAHAWKIN, NJ. 08050-3329 

(609) 242162

Matthew von der Hayden 

TOWNSHIP OF STAFFORD JOB DESCRIPTION 

AS OF

April 8, 2021 

JOB TITLE

Fire Subcode Official (HHS)/Building Inspector 

DEPARTMENT

Building Inspection 

REPORTS TO

Construction Official 

SCHEDULE: 

7:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., Monday through Friday or other hours as specified by the Construction Official. 

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS OF THE POSITION

  1. The Fire Subcode Official/Building Inspector shall conduct plan reviews, perform 

inspections, and enforce the provisions of the State of New Jersey Uniform Construction Code in accordance with N.J.A.C. 5:233

  1. He/she shall keep accurate records of inspections and other matters pertaining to 

his/her area of responsibility. 

  1. He/she shall render to the Construction Official such reports, recommendations, 

drawings or other documents as may be required, at regular stated intervals or on special request therefor

  1. Other duties as assigned by the Construction Official or Township Administrator. 

QUALIFICATIONS FOR THE POSITION

  1. State of New Jersey license certification as a Fire Subcode Official (HHS) Building and 

Plumbing Inspector (HHS preferred) pursuant to NJAC 5:23-5.7

  1. The ability to read, write, speak and understand the English language sufficiently to 

perform the essential functions of the position as listed above

  1. 3. The ability to act courteously and respectfully with the public. 
  2. Ability to assign and supervise work performance of assigned employees. 
  3. Detailed knowledge of the State of New Jersey Uniform Construction Code, Township of 

Stafford ordinances, rules, regulations and procedures relating to the operations of the Department of Building Inspection. 

  1. Knowledge of the preparation of clear, sound, accurate, and informative reports. 
  2. Knowledge of the establishment and maintenance of needed records and files. 
  3. Ability to avoid public resentment, develop public good will and inform the public. 
  4. Any additional certificates or licenses deemed necessary by State, County, Local, or 

Administrative mandate. (State certificate required.) 

  1. Thorough knowledge of construction and site work. 
  2. 11. Working knowledge of the court system for filing and follow up of electrical code 

violations

  1. Ability to read blue prints and mathematical skills as it pertains to the position. 
  2. 1 Four years municipal experience or related experience in a similar field. 

PHYSICAL DEMANDS OF THE POSITION: 

This is a description of the way the job is to be performed; it does not preclude the potential for accommodation. 

OVERALL STRENGTH DEMANDS: MEDIUM 

Physical Demands: 1. Vision: 2. Sitting: 3. Hearing: 4. Fine Dexterity

  1. 5. Handling: 6. Lifting and Carrying: 7. Bending and Twisting: 8. Standing Walking: 9. Talking: 10. Pushing/Pulling: Crouching/Bending: 12. Balancing: 13. Reaching: 

Most tasks. Meet with public and employees. For communicating with the public and other employees. Daily inspections and inputting information into computers, typewriters and calculators. Construction plans and blueprints. Lifting and carrying various supplies. Inspecting sites. Inspecting sites and complaints. Communicating with employees and the public. Retrieving information from file drawers. Site inspections. 

Retrieving items from shelves. 

ENVIRONMENTAL FACTORS: Extreme Heat Extreme Cold Noise Fumes/Gases Dangerous Conditions Vibration 

Change in Temperature F Wetness / Humidity Potential Phys. Abuse R Chemical Contact Dust 

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