Village of Arlington Heights

Plumbing Inspector
Building & Life Safety Department

About the Village of Arlington Heights
The Village of Arlington Heights is one of the largest Chicago suburbs and one of the most desirable places to live in the Chicago area. Arlington Heights is a vibrant and progressive community that 77,676 people are proud to call home. With shopping, businesses, vibrant downtown, award-winning schools, library, park district, and a hospital—Arlington Heights is a place where young families establish their roots for generations to come.

About the Position
The Village of Arlington Heights is accepting applications for the position of Plumbing Inspector, who will be responsible for performing plan reviews and field inspections to ensure compliance with Village of Arlington Heights and State of Illinois plumbing codes. The Plumbing Inspector will perform code enforcement and issue citations for violation of Village code. In addition, the Plumbing Inspector will be responsible for preparing inspection findings, reports, correspondence, and maintaining files.

The Plumbing Inspector will act as the point of contact for the Village’s Sewer Back-up Rebate Program and be responsible for responding to resident inquiries, plan review, and inspections. The Plumbing Inspector must remain current with State of Illinois Plumbing codes and Village codes. The Plumbing Inspector may provide assistance to the Public Works Department on public systems as needed. While performing Village business, the Plumbing Inspector will be provided a Village of Arlington Heights vehicle.

The minimum starting salary for this position is $83, 501 and includes a diverse and competitive benefits package, including health and dental insurance, paid vacation, and participation in the Illinois Municipal Retirement Fund pension plan. Qualified candidates must possess a valid Illinois Driver license, have an Associate’s degree or other related technical training, and 4-6 years of experience plumbing trade experience. Candidates should possess a State of Illinois Plumbers License. This position is open until filled.

If you are an experienced Plumbing Inspector, this might be the right new opportunity for you!

For more information about the Village of Arlington Heights, please visit our website at or visit to apply.

The Village of Arlington Heights is an equal opportunity employer and strives to be a welcoming and inclusive place for all, improving how we recruit, empower, and retain the most diverse and very best talent, ensuring careers in public service will continue to attract the brightest for coming generations.

Any offer of employment is conditional upon passing a background and pre-employment physical including drug screen.

For more information, contact:

Mary Rath

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