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Housing Inspectors I or II - Edina, MN

Career Posting: Housing Inspectors I or II

City of Edina Health Division - 4801 West 50th St., Edina, MN 55424 is seeking qualified candidates. To fill the position of Community Health Administrator

Position Description: 

The City of Edina is currently seeking two Housing Inspectors I or II for the
Community Health Division of the Edina Police Department.

The primary responsibility of these positions is to inspect licensed rental
property to ensure that city ordinances, state codes, and other regulations
related to property maintenance, building, fire, plumbing, mechanical, public
health, zoning, and public nuisances are being met. This is to be accomplished
through routine and complaint inspections on all single family and multi-family
rental properties in the city. Community engagement and relationship building
with tenants, landlords, neighbors, community leaders and others are key
components to these positions.

Housing Inspector II will also conduct rental housing inspections and assist the Community Health
Administrator in the administration of the residential rental property
inspection program.  Position will also
investigate property maintenance complaints at all properties in the City.
Housing Inspector II will utilize the International Property Maintenance Code
(IPMC) and Edina City Code to document violations and conduct enforcement.

Please see the online posting for additional information


Position Requirements: 

Minimum Qualifications for Housing
Inspector II:

  • Five years of experience in rental, building, fire, or property maintenance
    inspection field, or equivalent experience
  • International Code Council Property Maintenance and Housing Inspector Certification
  • Associate degree or equivalent work experience
  • Possess a valid driver’s license

Minimum Qualifications for Housing
Inspector I:

  • High school diploma or general education development (GED) certificate
  • One-year previous experience in rental housing, building code, fire code, or property
    maintenance enforcement
  • Valid driver’s license

Please see the online posting for more detail regarding essential functions and desired qualifications.

Where to apply:

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