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Ordinance Enforcement Assistant Job Applications Due

Ypsilanti Township Reminders
Friday, February 14, 2020 4:30 pm
Ypsilanti Township Civic Center


The Charter Township of Ypsilanti is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) Employer. As such, the Charter Township of Ypsilanti provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, and related medical conditions), national origin, disability, genetic information (GINA), height, weight, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other characteristic protected by state and federal laws. This policy of equal employment opportunity and anti-discrimination applies to all policies, procedures, terms and conditions of employment, including, but not limited to, recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, benefits, working conditions and training.


Submit employment applications in person to the Human Resource Department located on the second floor of the Tiden R. Stumbo Civic Center or online through the Township website. Applications remain on file for one year and are considered active for positions that become open. Employment opportunities are posted within the following publications and agencies:

  • Ytown.org
  • MLive

*Additional sites or agencies used depending on the open position.

Employment Application


Ordinance Enforcement Assistant - Posted 2/5/2020

The employee assigned to this position performs responsible municipal code enforcement work in a coordinated manner within the Office of Community Standards to achieve the goals and objectives of the organization. The employee will assist the Ordinance Enforcement Administrator with general ordinance enforcement activities and will enforce provisions of the property maintenance ordinance in conjunction with the rental housing inspection program.

Essential Functions, Qualifications and KSA’s for Employment
The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills, abilities and minimum qualifications necessary to perform the essential functions of the position. These requirements may be accommodated for otherwise qualified individuals requiring and requesting such accommodations.

• Investigate alleged violations of municipal ordinances and conduct inspections to verify code compliance. Make routine observation of the Township to insure that ordinances are followed.
• Keep accurate records (including photographic records) and maintain files pertaining to assigned activities; prepare investigative reports and write correspondence.
• Considerable knowledge of and the ability to research, read, interpret and enforce municipal ordinances.
• Ability to work independently and manage daily schedule to meet work assignment expectations.
• Skill in the use of computer software for word processing, reporting and data collection programs. Working knowledge of BS&A software preferred.
• Physical ability to traverse uneven surfaces, perform visual inspection, hear and speak clearly.

Job Description

Salary Range: $20.46/hour
Closing Date: Friday, February 14, 2020.