Current Job Opportunities

Job Title: Building Official - Community Development
Department: Chelan County Community Development
Job Type: Exempt
Salary: $ 5,520.00 - $ 7,767.00 / Monthly  
Posted: February 11, 2019
Position open until filled.

Job Location

Chelan County Community Development
316 Washington Street
Wenatchee, WA 98801



The duty of the Building Official is to ensure the safety of all buildings and structures in the County of Chelan through administration and enforcement of codes and ordinances regarding new construction, remodeling, and abatement of dangerous buildings.


This position supervises and coordinates operation of the Building section of the department internally and with other divisions of the department in order to facilitate building construction of residential/commercial structures, flood plain management, and specialized assistance with building inspections to ensure the County is in compliance with statutory requirements. This is a working supervisor position responsible for the timely and efficient coordination, review, and processing of various building/construction plans and field inspections. The Building Official assists the public with permit and code enforcement related questions, and formal code interpretation questions.

See attached for detailed position description and minimum qualification requirements. Building Official Job Description

Additional Information

Salary$5,520- $7,767 depending on qualifications.


Submit completed Chelan County Employment Application, letter of interest and resume to Chelan County Human Resources, 400 Douglas Street, #201, Wenatchee, WA 98801 or email to .

Position open until filled, with first review occurring February 28th.