THE TOWNSHIP OF BRIDGEWATER Fire Subcode Official Full-Time

 THE TOWNSHIP OF BRIDGEWATER 

 100 COMMONS WAY / BRIDGEWATER, N.J. 08807 

 908/725-6300 / FAX # 908/725-3365 

POSITION: Fire Subcode Official 

POSTING DATE: 4/14/2022 

CLOSING DATE: 5/6/2022 @ 5:00 pm (Eastern)  

JOB TYPE: Full-Time  

REPORTS TO: Construction Official 

UNION AFFILIATION: FLSA STATUS

Non-Union  Exempt 

SALARY RANGE: Grade J: Minimum: $46,932.06 / Maximum $74,854.78 

WORK SCHEDULE &  HOURS: 

Essential Functions and Duties 

Monday to Friday – 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: administering the fire subcode, reviewing plans, inspecting and/or  supervising the inspection of fire work in construction projects to ensure compliance with plans and  specifications, responding to inquiries, investigating complaints and violations, inspecting smoke, carbon  monoxide, & portable fire extinguishers, and other related duties.  

Qualifications: 

  1. Possession of a valid New Jersey Fire Subcode Official license and Fire Inspector high-rise and  hazardous (HHS) license issued by the New Jersey Department of Community Affairs. 2. Three years’ experience as a full-time Fire HHS Inspector. 
  2. Possession of a valid New Jersey driver’s license. 
  3. Strong customer service skills and the ability to work professionally with municipal officials, contractors and the  general public to offer sound and accurate information in a customer focused environment. 
  4. Strong communication skills. 
  5. Strong computer skills. 
  6. Ability to multitask in a busy environment. 
  7. Experience with SDL is strongly preferred. 
  8. Additional technical license in another subcode discipline is preferred. 

SUPPLEMENTAL INFORMATION  

  • Authorization to Work: US citizenship is not required. Selected candidate must be authorized to work in the US  according to Department of Homeland Security, US Citizenship and Immigration Services regulations.  Residency Law: Pursuant to N.J.S.A. 52:14-7 (L. 2011, Chapter 70), also known as the “New Jersey First Act,” all  persons newly hired must establish, and then maintain, principal residence in the State of New Jersey  

HOW TO APPLY  

All applicants are required to fully complete and sign an employment application. The employment application is  available at https://www.bridgewaternj.gov/wp-content/uploads/2020/01/Bridgewater-Township EmployeeApplication_2019.11.20.pdf

To apply, submit a resume and completed and signed employment application to personnel@bridgewaternj.gov, no later  than 5:00 pm on 5/6/2022. Please put “Fire Subcode Official” in the subject line of the email.  

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