Current Job Opportunities

Job Title: Permit Technician - Community Development
Department: Chelan County Community Development
Job Type: NonExempt
Salary: $ 3,930.00 - $ 4,777.00 / Monthly  
Posted: July 06, 2018
Position open until filled.

Job Location

Chelan County Community Development
316 Washington Street
Wenatchee, WA 98801



Under the direction of the Building Official or Code Enforcement Manager, this position serves as one of the primary department interfaces with the public regarding building permits, code enforcement and land use requirements by assisting with the intake of permit applications, code violation complaints, initiating the review process for project applications and responsible for approval of building permits related to compliance with zoning, related development regulations and critical areas.


Assists the public with general and technical information related to building permits, code enforcement and land use requirements; when necessary, directs technical questions to appropriate staff.  Accepts permit applications, issues permits, and assists in maintaining department records.  Reviews and applies approved land use permits for compliance during processing of building permit applications, and processes code enforcement cases as directed.  Administrative duties include reception, responding to requests for public records disclosure, limited clerical support, processing financial accounts and records, sorting mail, copying, supplies, and inventory.

Strong, adaptable abilities in communication, tact, and diplomacy, multitasking & organizational skills are essential to the successful performance of duties. 

See attached for detailed job description and minimum requirements - Permit Technician.

Additional Information

SALARY: $3,930- $4,777/month DOQ. Plus benefits.


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 7/23/18.

Chelan County is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of disability in the admission or access to, treatment or employment in its programs or activities. ADA accommodations available upon request.