Senior Building Inspector (Remote within US)

Location US-IL-Northbrook | US-NY-Melville | US-NC-Research Triangle Park | US-TN-Franklin | US-PA-Pittsburgh | US-GA-Atlanta | US-TX-Houston | US-WA-Vancouver | US-CA-Fremont | US-CA-Brea | US-OH-Powell | ...
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BLST.General – Glass Building – Grow It

At UL, we know why we come to work.

Thousands of us around the world wake up every day with a common purpose: to make the world a safer, more secure and sustainable place. Science is in our DNA; we are endlessly curious and passionate about seeking and speaking the truth. We take delight in knowing that our work makes a meaningful contribution to society, and we are proud that our culture is centered on integrity, collaboration, inclusion and excellence. UL Solutions stands at the forefront of technological advancement, and we are continually challenged to find new ways to foster innovation and positive change. Satisfying? Yes. Exciting? Absolutely!

What you’ll learn & achieve:

The Senior Building Inspector will review and inspect large commercial buildings for adherence to safety codes and regulations. Ensures buildings conform to local, state and federal codes andregulations.


  • Inspects complex buildings for fire and life safety and fire protection systems to determine their compliance with local or international building codes. Buildings include Commercial, Industrial, Residential, and Hospitality sectors. Fire protection systems include fire suppression and fire detection and alarm systems.
  • Reads and interprets building codes, technical manuals, drawings, instructions, and specifications.
  • Identifies, Records and reports all deviations using tools provided.
  • Involves travel and meeting and communicating with building owners and facility managers regarding codes, inspection procedures, and other issues pertaining to code compliance programs and services; responds to questions, complaints and/or requests for information; and explains and interprets policies, procedures, ordinances and codes.
  • Follows up to verify that corrections of violations have been made and takes appropriate action to insure compliance.
  • Maintains a comprehensive, current knowledge of applicable codes, regulations, and standards; reviews new codes and changes to existing codes; maintains an awareness of new methods, materials, trends and advances in the profession; reads professional literature; maintains professional affiliations; attends seminars, workshops, and training sessions as appropriate.
  • The Job requires business integrity, high ethical and safety compliance and adherence is paramount. The job involves travelling and meeting Building owners/client
  • Ensures speedy execution of inspections, information and reporting
  • Performs other duties as directed.

What makes you a great fit:

  • University Degree (Equivalent to Bachelors Degree) in Mechanical, Electrical, or Fire Safety engineering preferred or a related discipline prefered plus generally five years experience as an inspector, building contractor, engineer or other building related or fire protection system design or installation field.
  • Knowledge to interpret building codes and ability to identify non-compliant installations asessential.
  • Good verbal communication skills with customers. Must have excellent computer skills.
  • Certification as an ICC C5 inspector or ability to obtain certifications for building plans examiner, fire plans examiner, mechanical inspector, plumbing inspector and electrical.
  • Ability to travel domestically and internationally up to 50%.

What you’ll experience working at UL:

  • Mission: For UL Solutions, corporate and social responsibility isn’t new. Making the world a safer, more secure and sustainable place has been our business model for the last 128 years and is deeply engrained in everything we do.
  • People: Ask any UL Solutions employee what they love most about working here, and you’ll almost always hear, “the people.” Going beyond what is possible is the standard at UL Solutions. We’re able to deliver the best because we employ the best.
  • Interesting work: Every day is different for us here as we eagerly anticipate the next innovation that our customers create. We’re inspired to take on the challenge that will transform how people live, work and play. And as a global company, in many roles, you will get international experience working with colleagues around the world.
  • Grow & achieve: We learn, work and grow together with targeted development, reward and recognition programs as well as our very own UL University that offers extensive training programs for employees at all stages, including a technical training track for applicable roles.
  • Total Rewards:The salary range for this position is $76,700 - $125,000 and is based upon years of experience that is commensurate with the level of the position.

    All employees at UL Solutions are eligible for annual bonus compensation.  The target for this position is 10% of the base salary offered. Employees are eligible for health benefits such as medical, dental and vision; wellness benefits such as mental & financial health; and retirement savings (401K) commensurate with the standard rewards offered in each individual location or country, for the relevant position level.  We also provide employees with paid time off including vacation (15 days), holiday including floating holidays (12 days) and sick time off (72 hours). Internal applicants with questions related to the Total Rewards for this position should submit a ticket via askHR for more insights.

Learn More:

Working at UL Solutions is an exciting journey that twists and turns daily. We thrive in the twists and revel in the turns. This is our every day. This is our normal.
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