Central Lyon Fire-Fire Inspector
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Central Lyon Fire-Fire Inspector

Under the supervision of the Deputy Fire Marshal, the Fire Inspector is responsible for performing; field inspections for building code compliance, corrective actions for fire and life-safety violations; reviewing building plans and fire system plans and specifications; field inspections for new construction projects: assures compliance with fire prevention codes; responds to major emergencies within the Fire District; investigates structure and wildland fires; delivers fire prevention and public education programs.
Minimum Qualifications*:
• One (1) year of experience with a local or State jurisdiction inspecting public, commercial, and residential structures for compliance with applicable fire codes after attainment of NFPA Fire Inspector I or as a Fire Inspector I with the ICC
• One (1) year of plans examination experience for a local or State jurisdiction acquired after attainment of International Code Council (ICC) certification as Plans Examiner I
• NFPA Fire Investigator I
• Current CPR certification
• Nevada Driver’s License (within 30 days of appointment)
Conditions of Employment:
• In Compliance with General Order 1, fitness testing*
• Successfully complete the National Fire Academy's Fire Investigation Essentials course (R0772) or an approved equivalent course within two (2) years of appointment
• Maintain current minimum qualifications for employment including Nevada Class C driver's license
Desired Qualifications:
• NFPA Firefighter II
• NFPA certification at the Hazardous Materials Operations level
• Nevada State and/or National Registry: AEMT or Paramedic
• AA Degree in Fire Science or Natural Resources
• ICC Plans Examiner II
• NFPA Fire Inspector II
• IAAI Certified Fire Investigator
• Hazardous Materials Technician
• NFPA Fire Service Instructor 1
• Incident Management Team experience
• Geographic Information System (GIS) experience
• Experience in Training Division, Administration, and/or human resources
• Nevada Driver's License w/ F endorsement

Salary and Benefit Information**:
• The salary range is $69,370 - $83,520
• Potential to earn a Fitness Incentive
• 100% District-paid employee and dependent health/dental/vision insurance premiums
• Up to 100% District-paid employee post-retirement health care premiums
• Nevada PERS, Police-Fire eligible if already vested
• Competitive leave accruals and buyouts
• 4% COLA’s on July 1st of 2022, 2023, and 2024
Location: Central Lyon County, NV
Compensation: The salary range is $69,370 - $83,520
Selection Process:
Following an application and resume review, qualified and desired applicants will be invited to participate in an oral interview. Selected candidates may be interviewed by the Fire Chief. An offer of employment will be contingent upon a satisfactory background check, drug screen, and medical physical examination.
To apply:
Please complete an application found at https://centrallyonfire.org/jobs/fire-inspector/ and submit in a single PDF packet with cover letter, resume, and all applicable certifications and minimum qualification documents by May 13, 2022, no later than 1700 hours, to admin@centralfirenv.org. Job description found with website job announcement.
* The Fire Chief reserves the right to allow substitutions of suitable certifications and qualifications, and the right to determine a candidate’s qualifications based on a combination of education, training, and experience.
**The ideal candidate may be permitted by the District Fire Chief to negotiate terms of employment.