Commercial Combination Inspector-Fire Marshal - Building Codes

Title: Commercial Combination Inspector-Fire Marshal - Building Codes

Salary: DOQ


COMMERCIAL COMBINATION INSPECTOR/FIRE MARSHAL: Conducts combination building and fire inspections to ensure that permitted work relating to commercial and residential buildings comply with applicable codes and regulations. Other duties include performing a variety of plan review and enforcement duties to ensure code compliance.



  • Associate’s degree with coursework emphasis in construction, fire science, related field supplemented by three (3) years of experience working with building plans and codes 


  • Five (5) years progressively responsible experience in the field of construction/fire service
  • Must possess certification from the State of South Carolina as a Combination Commercial Inspector and Fire Inspector I & II, or equivalent certification that grants authorization to perform the duties as a combination commercial/fire inspector; or achieve one (1) certification within first year of employment, then a maximum of one (1) year for each additional certification until fully certified under state law to perform the duties as a combination commercial/fire inspector with specialty certification in Building, Mechanical, Electrical, Plumbing and Fire  
  • Computer proficiency
  • Excellent customer service
  • Must possess a valid driver's license

  Please forward cover letter with salary requirements, application, and resume to:

 Mail:      Beaufort  County Employee Services

              P.O. Drawer 1228

              Beaufort, SC  29901-1228


 Hand-Deliver:  Beaufort County Employee Services

                        102 Industrial Village Road, Bldg. 1

                        Beaufort, SC  29906

All applicants tentatively selected for a position with Beaufort County Council will be required to submit to urinalysis to screen for the illegal use of drugs and to a background check prior to appointment. Employment is contingent upon clearing both the drug screening and background investigation.