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  • Employer: City of Staunton, VA
  • Type of Position: Full-Time Job
  • Industry: Government and Public Administration
  • Location: Staunton, VA
  • Salary Range: $26,317-$27,632/yr

Department Secretary/Permit Technician

The City of Staunton Planning and Inspections Department is recruiting for a department secretary/permit technician to join its team. This vital position provides clerical and technical support to the department and serves as the department’s first impression for customers. Duties include interpreting policies and procedures, providing information on zoning and the permitting and inspection process, providing staff support to several boards and commissions, implementing inspection and permit procedures and answering questions from contractors and the general public. Types reports, correspondence, maintains databases, takes and prepares meeting minutes, resolves problems, receives payment for fees, and schedules meetings and inspections. Proven track record of excellent customer service, interpreting complex regulations, strong organizational skills, and the ability to work in a busy environment with competing demands required. Technological savvy including experience with Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook required. General knowledge of building trades terminology and building permit process preferred. Permit Technician Certification required within one year of hire for DHCD Permit Technician. Hiring range: $26,317-27,632 (+) excellent benefits. Apply online at by June 22, 2014. EOE

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To Apply:

Apply online at by June 22, 2014.

Contact Information:

Josh Didawick