Chief of Building Services, County of Monterey, CA

Position: Chief of Building Services
Employer: County of Monterey, CA
Salary: $104,532-$142,690 annually, depending on qualifications

Application Filing Deadline: June 9, 2017

For the complete job description, list of qualifications and application process, please download the Chief of Building Services Job Brochure (PDF).

The Chief of Building Services is appointed by the Director of RMA and reports directly to the Deputy Director of Land Use and Community Development. This management level position is governed by the County’s Personnel Policies & Practices Resolution (PPPR). The Chief of Building Services directs and oversees the operations of the Building Services Unit and serves as Building Official. The Chief of Building Services provides overall direction and management of supervisors and staff engaged in the County’s building inspection and plan checking, and provides administrative interpretations of County building codes. She/he serves as a technical advisor to the Board of Supervisors; coordinates section programs with those of other County departments, local, state and federal jurisdictions and other agencies to promote interest in support of building services operations; confers with diverse stakeholders concerned with building inspection and code compliance activities; oversees the management of unit budgets; monitors expenditures; manages contracts for services, materials, and equipment; and works closely with other Division Chiefs and Managers.

Qualified candidates will typically have education, experience and training equivalent to a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Construction Management, Architecture, or a closely related field, and five (5) years of administrative, supervisory or managerial experience in the general management of building inspection, code compliance, plan review, or engineering with responsibility for planning and directing staff and program activities. Certification meeting California Building Code criteria to serve as Building Official is required, including Certified Building Official (CBO) from the International Code Council or a valid certificate of registration as a Professional Engineer.

Qualified applicants are encouraged to apply online. Hard copy applications must consist of two (2) copies of your resume with a signed cover letter outlining qualifications, an RJA supplemental questionnaire, and a list of five (5) professional references is required for consideration. If unable to apply online, contact RJA directly at (626) 447-3318 or email:

Dr. Richard Garcia, President.
RJA Management Services, Inc.
122-A East Foothill Blvd., #24
Arcadia, CA 91006

Online Supplemental Questionnaire (preferred)

You can upload your cover letter, resume and references.

Supplemental Questionnaire (PDF)

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