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Ordinance Enforcement Assistant Application Deadline

Ypsilanti Township Reminders
Friday, April 23, 2021 4:00 pm
Ypsilanti Township Civic Center


Ordinance Enforcement Assistant - Posted 4/6/2021

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 and vacant structure 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.
• Conduct property maintenance ordinance inspections of rental housing properties and vacant structures as prescribed through the rental housing inspection program.
• 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.
• Must possess and maintain a valid driver license with a good driving record.

Job Description

Salary Range: $20.46/hour
Closing Date: Friday, April 23, 2021