Fire Prevention Specialist

City of Grand Junction

Location: Grand Junction, CO

Fire Prevention Specialist – City of Grand Junction, Colorado

Closing Date: 7/27/2018 at 5:00 PM, MST

Hiring Pay Rate: $32.75 - $36.15 hourly


The ideal candidate will have experience in a government, hospital or other large organization with responsibility for performing fire and life safety inspections, plan reviews and enforcement activities. A candidate possessing ICC Fire Plans Examiner, State of Colorado Fire Inspector III – Plan Examiner, and State of Colorado Fire Suppression – Plan Reviewer certificates at the time of application is highly desirable. Fire service experience is preferred.


Performs a variety of technical inspections, plan reviews and consultations necessary to enforce the International Fire Code and other related codes and standards; to assist in providing fire prevention programs to the general public; review plans for commercial and multi-family construction; conduct on-site inspections and identify code-related deficiencies; ensure corrective action is taken to achieve compliance; provide consultations to builders, developers and architects to advise as to applicable code requirements; offer suggestions and various alternatives; respond to requests for fire safety information related to code enforcement; conduct investigations of reported code or safety violations; ensure that corrective action is taken as necessary; provide technical information to the public and other divisions, departments and outside agencies concerning code requirements and methods of fire prevention and control; attend and participate in professional group meetings; stay abreast of new trends and innovations in the field of fire prevention and investigations. 


View full job posting and apply online at

Sign up to subscribe to custom state Daily Dispatch emails for free

click to subscribe