Village of Libertyville

Come join the Village of Libertyville! The Building Division Manager in the Department of Community Development is charged with the administration and enforcement of local, State and Federal codes and regulations for all building, structures and property maintenance; including plan review and inspections of building construction, alterations and change of use.  The Building Manager shall ensure all work is conducted with integrity in a manner consistent with industry best practices, conflict of interest laws and Village policies.

Hiring Range:  $128,000.00 +/- DOQ

Benefits: IMRF eligible, health insurance including medical, dental, vision, life, flexible spending accounts for medical, dependent care, and commuter, optional 457 plan participation, paid holidays, paid vacation, sick leave and personal days, tuition reimbursement.

Education and Experience:  Bachelor’s degree in architecture, engineering, or a field related to the work; AND four (4) years of management experience in overseeing building inspection, plans examination, permitting, and related activities in a public agency setting; OR an equivalent combination of education, training and experience as determined by Human Resources.

Required Certificates, Licenses, and Registrations:

· Illinois driver’s license.

· ICC certification as a Building Official.

Preferred Knowledge and Skills:

· Codes, ordinances, policies and procedures related to a complex plan review, building permitting and building inspection function.

· Principles, practices and materials related to construction and development of major commercial, industrial and residential development.

· Administrative principles and practices, including goal setting, program development, implementation and evaluation, and the management of employees through multiple levels of supervision.

How to Apply: Please submit your cover letter, resume, and three professional references with the subject line “Building Division Manager” via email to Jeni Houtz, Human Resources Manager, at

First Review of Applications: July 9, 2024.

The Village of Libertyville is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Full Job Description available upon request.

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