Inspector Jobs in Colorado

Ensure structures meet building codes, zoning regulations, and contract specifications. Inspectors examine construction worksites frequently to confirm that they continue to meet legal and contractual requirements. If a project fails to meet these guidelines, inspectors issue a violation notice or stop-work order. They record their findings in daily logs (including photos) and periodic written reports.

Inspectors usually work alone, although they occasionally work in teams for especially large or complex projects. They do, however, need strong interpersonal skills because they continually communicate with clients, superintendents, and other important personnel. Inspectors must also have a strong understanding of building plans, specifications documents, drawings, and design criteria, as they are responsible for reviewing and approving blueprints for proposed ventures.

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Building Inspector - Electrical (part-time)

  • City of Lakewood (CO)
  • Lakewood, CO
  • 2 days ago
Some experience as an inspector in a regulatory capacity is desirable. Licensure/Certification/Registration Valid drivers license and good driving record is required....

Building Inspector- $2500 Bonus & Housing!

  • Eagle County Government
  • Eagle, CO
  • 2 days ago
Associates Degree with emphasis in Building Construction/Inspection Technology, Construction Management, Architecture, Engineering preferred....
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Electrical Inspector - Firestone, CO

  • SAFEbuilt
  • Firestone, CO
  • 3 days ago
Required ICC Residential Inspector Certifications in multiple trades preferred ICC Commercial Building Inspector preferred ICC Commercial Inspector Certifications in multiple trades preferred EXPERIENCE...

Osp Construction Inspector

  • Pueblo, CO
  • 4 days ago
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Construction Inspector - Facilities

  • Johnson Incorporated
  • Denver, CO
  • 6 days ago
budgetsPrepare reports and logs such as inspector daily reports, cost to date,estimated cost to complete, submittals, RFI's, etc.Learn to manage project sub-consultants and in-house support disciplinesRequired...
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Construction Inspector

  • David Evans and Associates, Inc.
  • Denver, CO
  • 11 days ago
daily records of the work (e.g., personnel, equipment, materials, quantities, site conditions, specialty trades) Identify contract changes and assist in preparation of change orders Communicate effectively...

Electrical Inspector

  • Charles Abbott Associates
  • Denver, CO
  • 11 days ago
Positive interaction daily with the public, city employees, inspectors, plans examiners and the building official Highly motivated, detail oriented, organized, with excellent follow-up skills....

Building Inspector-Plumbing/Mechanical

  • City of Englewood, CO
  • Englewood, CO
  • 17 days ago
Mechanical Inspector Certification International Code Council (ICC) Electrical Inspector Certification International Code Council (ICC) Fuel Gas Inspector Certification Certifications required for...

Building Inspector 1 or 2 (Electrical Inspector)

  • Arapahoe County
  • Littleton, CO
  • 17 days ago
: Performs inspections of buildings to confirm that the construction is in accordance with the submitted plans, codes, and regulations enforced by the County; reviews submitted plans for code compliance...

Electrical Inspector or Senior Electrical Inspector/Plans Examiner

  • City of Lafayette CO
  • Lafayette, CO
  • 25 days ago
Experience with both residential and commercial construction is preferred....

Senior Construction Inspector

  • South Platte Renew
  • Englewood, CO
  • 29 days ago
PREPARATION AND TRAINING: Education: Associates Degree in Construction Management, Civil Engineering Technology or closely related field....

Planner/Plans Examiner - Remote - Denver, CO

  • SAFEbuilt
  • Denver, CO
  • 30+ days ago
Responsibilities: Reviewing submitted plans and documentation for conformance to regulations of the applicable zoning ordinance, including: setbacks, bulk measurements, height, building coverage, landscaping...
Remote Work

Building Inspector

  • City of Centennial, CO
  • Centennial, CO
  • 30+ days ago
Manages and coordinates project review activities involving the interpretation, explanation, and application of building codes for new residential and commercial construction, commercial tenant finishes...

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Salary for Inspector Jobs in Colorado

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Inspectors in Colorado offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (30.7%)
  • High School or GED (23.2%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (17.8%)
  • Associate's Degree (12.6%)
  • Master's Degree (11.2%)
  • Some College (2.6%)
  • Some High School (0.9%)
  • Doctorate Degree (0.9%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Inspectors in Colorado
  • 4-6 years (40.9%)
  • 1-2 years (13.6%)
  • 2-4 years (13.6%)
  • 10+ years (9.1%)
  • 6-8 years (9.1%)
  • Less than 1 year (9.1%)
  • 8-10 years (4.5%)

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