APPROXIMATE ANNUAL SALARY -
PAY GRADE: 33
For more information on benefit and retirement programs, please see the sections below.
In order to receive consideration, applicants must indicate their availability for any work type, travel, and location requirements listed.
Work Type: Permanent, full time vacancies as they may occur
in this geographical location.
Life & SafetyInspector's survey and inspect public buildings, commercial and private industries and offices, and determine compliance with fire, life safety and hazardous materials codes and regulations, fire prevention laws, and State and federal safety standards.
Incumbents perform the full range of fire, life safety and hazardous materials inspection duties at a journey level.
The Nevada State Fire Marshal Division is recruiting to fill a vacancy located in the Carson City office. Incumbents must possess a Nevada State Fire Inspector I certification or equivalent upon appointment. Incumbents must also obtain the following certifications within the first year of employment and maintain the certifications as a condition of continuing employment: 1) Hazardous materials Awareness; 2) Fire Inspector I with the International Code Council. An International Code Council Plans Examiner certification shall be obtained within 2 years of employment and maintain the certification as a condition of continued employment. *Note that a certification as a Hazardous Materials Technician will not be required to qualify, however, the incumbent must have previous Fire & Life Safety Inspection experience. Also, this position will be stationed in Carson City but statewide travel is required.
In order to be qualified, you must meet the following requirements:
Education and Experience (Minimum Qualifications)
Associate's degree from an accredited college or university in fire science, chemistry, environmental science or closely related field which included a minimum of 9 credits in hazardous waste, chemistry, environmental science or toxicology related courses, and one year of experience performing hazardous materials inspections, hazardous materials site remediation, or hazardous materials consultation; OR one year of experience as a Fire & Life Safety Inspector I in Nevada State service; OR an equivalent combination of education and experience as described above.
A pre-employment criminal history check and fingerprinting are required.
Frequent and statewide travel is required.
A valid driver's license is required at the time of appointment and as a condition of continuing employment.
Pursuant to NRS 284.4066, this position has been identified as affecting public safety. Persons offered employment in this position must submit to a pre-employment screening for controlled substances.
Additional Position Criteria
Nevada State Fire Inspector I certification or equivalent needed at time of application.
Application Evaluation Exam
The exam will consist of an application evaluation. It is essential that applications include detailed information with time frames regarding education and experience. The most qualified applicants will be contacted by the hiring agency for interview. The hiring agency may require specific skills related testing as part of the interviewing process.