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Elevator Inspector - DOPL

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Posting Begin Date: 2024/01/02
Posting End Date: 2024/04/07
Category: Building & Safety
Sub Category: Code Enforcement
Work Type: Full Time
Location: Blackfoot, ID, United States
Minimum Salary: 23.62
Maximum Salary: 25.09
Pay Rate Type: Hourly

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Elevator Inspector

Applications will be accepted through 4:59 PM MST on the posting end date. 

This Elevator Inspector position is a great opportunity for a professional who's looking to provide consumer protection and public safety for all Idahoans. 

This position will be located in Eastern, Idaho, and the surrounding area. The specific city this position will be based out of will depend upon the residence of the successful applicant. The applicant will be assigned to our Blackfoot office. This is a full-time position with full state benefits. The anticipated work schedule is 40 hours per week, with some occasional overtime required. There will be occasional state travel required.


We have the one of the Nation's best state retirement systems (PERSI) that offers a lifetime benefit. 


  • Excellent medical, dental and vision insurance - employee only coverage for PPO $65/month for medical and vision & $11.00/month for dental 
  • Generous vacation and sick leave accrual beginning as soon as you start 
  • 11 paid holidays per year 
  • Paid parental leave
  • Multiple savings plans, optional 401K, and optional 457
  • Basic life insurance for employee and family 
  • Wellness programs 
  • Ongoing training opportunities 
  • An opportunity for student loan forgiveness
  • And more!

Example of Duties:

  • Conducting inspections or reviews of activities, including determining compliance with applicable codes, regulations, and laws;
  • Providing technical advice and assistance in best practices and corrective actions;
  • Overseeing implementation of safety codes, regulations, and laws;
  • Investigates occupational accidents to determine cause and corrective action;
  • Conducting on-site inspections, investigating complaints, and seeking compliance with regulations and safety standards;
  • Assembling and preparing background information and documentation regarding noncompliance activities, code violations, safety reviews, and licensure discrepancies;
  • Providing technical expertise to public agencies, building officials, building representatives, contractors, and the public;
  • Assisting management and legal staff in addressing violations and possibly testifying in court or in administrative hearings.

Physical Activities:

  • Walking throughout the day;
  • Crawling in and out of confined spaces including attics and crawl spaces;
  • Climbing series of stairs in multistory buildings;
  • Climbing ladders up to 14 feet high;
  • Driving a state vehicle throughout the day;
  • Moving building material weighing up to 50 pounds.

Minimum Qualifications

Experience: analyzing data for the purposes of making recommendations; operating a personal computer; analyzing data and preparing written reports.
Valid driver's license.

Preferred qualifications:

Elevator Inspections:

Certification as a qualified elevator inspector (QEI) in accordance with Idaho Code 39-8601 will need to be already obtained or will be obtained within the first 12 months of employment. 

Supplemental Information

Hiring managers are continuously considering applications for this position. This job announcement will be closed if the position is filled prior to the closing date.

The Division of Occupational and Professional Licenses provides consumer protection and public safety through its regulation of more than 204,000 licensees within 48 Boards and Commissions for the great State of Idaho.

To learn more about the Agency, please visit our website at:


The State of Idaho is committed to providing equal employment opportunities and prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, political affiliation or belief, sex, national origin, genetics, or any other status protected under applicable federal, state, or local laws.

The State of Idaho is committed to access and reasonable accommodations for individuals with disabilities, auxiliary aids and services are available upon request. If you require an accommodation at any step in our recruitment process, you are encouraged to contact (208) 334-2263 (TTY/TTD: 711), or email [email protected].

Preference may be given to veterans who qualify under state and federal laws and regulations.