CH2M Permit Technician, Stonecrest, GA in Lithonia, Georgia
We are seeking a highly motivated Permit Technician to join our Stonecrest, GA team.
Responsibilities will be to manage the front desk, provide customer service and support to architects, engineers, contractors, and the public with general and technical information related to plan review, building inspection, and permit services for construction, development, and project plans as required. Our Permit Technicians: • Assist applicants in the processing of applications and verify contents for completeness and accuracy • Receive and process plans, assess and collect fees, log plans into permit tracking system and assign permit numbers • Collect plan review comment letters, forward them for signature to the appropriate individuals, and deliver completed letter to the applicant • Compile daily cash reports of permit and impact fees; provide data to the billing, accounting and record keeping department • Review and process Certificate of Occupancy requests; accept and process Contractor Affidavit forms • Participate in departmental meetings, help identify solutions to current problems and issues • Maintain current knowledge of permits, code requirements and related City ordinances • Perform other similar duties as assigned
The minimum qualifications for this position are:• High School Diploma or GED • Two (2) plus years of customer service experience • Two (2) plus years of administrative experience • Basic filing and numbering skills • Proficiency with Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook • Possess a valid state driver’s license with a clean driving record with no major infractions
The ideal candidate will possess the following skills and experience:• Five (5) years of administrative office experience which includes permitting, customer service or construction related experience • Three (3) years of building trade work experience • Permit Technician Certification ICC (International Code Council) • Experience with building permit application, processing, and fee assessment procedures • Experience with permitting software packages • Proven self-starter, proactive, ability to plan, multitask, prioritize and organize workload • Demonstrated organizational skills and ability to pay close attention to details • Ability to perform accurate arithmetic calculations • Ability to use a computer with speed and accuracy
At CH2M, the greatest challenges provide the biggest rewards. Each day, your drive and creative ideas will be providing solutions that help build a better tomorrow. Whether it is the pride that comes with accomplishment, personal growth or making a difference in the world, you will discover true success in a career that brings out the best in you at CH2M. Developing People through Challenging Projects.
CH2M will not sponsor an employment visa (e.g. H1-B, etc.) for this position.
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