City Seeks Applications for Part Time Code Enforcement Officer


We are currently seeking a Part Time Code Enforcement Officer to join our Department of Neighborhood Services.
  • Job Title: Part Time Code Enforcement Officer
  • Department: Department of Neighborhood Services
  • Salary: $14.61/Hourly 

Field enforcement of existing housing and property maintenance and building codes; inspect existing building and structures to determine compliance with the adopted codes and approved plan; determine deficiencies relative to housing/building codes and prepare concise, narrative reports and give testimony at appeals hearings and court actions, re-inspect buildings and structures to determine compliance and correction of deficiencies.  Administer City’s Rental Inspection Program. 

  • Performs entry-level inspection work.
  • Responsible for learning to conduct inspections of property to determine conformance to applicable property maintenance and development code standards.
  • Issue citations and violation notices to offenders.
  • Assist in keeping rental property database up to date and accurate
  • Develop schedules and timelines to inspect all rental properties within the geographic area they are assigned to.
  • Obtain administrative warrants to enter properties.
  • Assist part-time Enforcement Officers as needed.
  • Provide testimony in court and at Code Board hearings
  • Communicate with staff, residents, and neighborhood groups on the status of property.
  • Issue work orders to Public Works for property maintenance.
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The City of Covington fully and actively supports equal opportunity employment for qualified candidates regardless of race, religion, color, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, or disability. Female and Minority Candidates are encouraged to apply.