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Permit Technician / Administrative Assistant - DFW
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SAFEbuilt | Fort Worth, TX
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Job Description

Permit Technician - Administrative Support

SAFEbuilt is currently seeking a Permit Technician with excellent customer service skills to work with our building department operations in the Dallas / Fort Worth area. This position serves as key office personnel who interact daily with the public, city employees, inspectors, plans examiners and the building official. Customer service, organization, detail oriented and multitasking is a must.

SAFEbuilt Company Overview:

For over 25 years, SAFEbuilt has been dedicated to improving people's lives by helping create vibrant, thriving communities on the rise. One of the fastest growing providers of privatized community development solutions in the country, SAFEbuilt partners with over 800 communities of all shapes and sizes throughout the country for the efficient delivery of privatized community development solutions including: building department services, community and transportation planning & zoning and community improvement services.

Learn more at: http://safebuilt.com/

With Growth Comes Opportunity! We empower our employees to be their best and to make a difference where they live and work. Our culture is positive and energetic as we empower people to do what they do best. SAFEbuilt employs over 1000 highly qualified and motivated individuals who share the common Core Values of Integrity, Respect, Service, Teamwork and Improvement.


* Interfacing with all customers to service their building department related needs.
* Issuing and/or tracking permits through the permitting process, beginning with application acceptance, plan review, inspections and permit closure.
* Establishing and maintaining systems to ensure that all files, letters, reference manuals, field inspection reports, permit files, blueprints, drawings, and other data or material is maintained in an organized fashion.
* Working with plans examiners and inspectors throughout the company to develop and ensure consistent processes.
* Assisting with public record requests and record conversion.


* Possess the ability to positively interact with the other staff members, the general public, contractors, governmental entities, and other clientele.
* Good time management, organization, telephone, attention to detail, and people skills.
* Must be able to perform multi-task operations with frequent interruptions.
* Perform a variety of duties requiring use of critical thinking, independent judgment, and technical knowledge.
* Self-motivated and takes initiative.
* Excellent Microsoft Office Skills and permitting software experience are a must.
* Minimum typing speed of 50 WPM


* Permit Technician experience preferred
* 2+ years municipal experience preferred

SALARY RANGE: Competitive salary and benefits package.

SAFEbuilt is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, gender identity, gender expression, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected factor.

If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, please contact us at jobs@safebuilt.com or you may call us directly on 970-292-2000.

About SAFEbuilt

Since 1992, SAFEbuilt has provided full-service building department programs, building code plan reviews, complete project support, and building code inspections for cities, towns, counties, and other public agencies. As of today, more than 120 public agencies across the nation count on us for building department services. Our broad scope of expertise and commitment to safe built communities have earned us an outstanding reputation with our clients and their customers. We have a proven track record of successfully staffing departments, managing significant commercial projects, and handling fluctuations in building activity - all while remaining steadfast to our commitments to safety, quality, and customer service.