The town of Marblehead seeks highly motivated qualified applicants for position of Building Commissioner. Position is full-time. Duties include examining building plans, assuring compliance with MA building codes, AAB, zoning and related laws, regulations, and standards. Requires Massachusetts certification as Building Commissioner/ability to achieve certification; knowledge of requirements for building construction, fire prevention, ventilation and safe egress; in-depth knowledge of 780 CMR; ability to interpret and enforce the town’s zoning bylaws; position also responsible for oversight and management of town’s non-school buildings. Excellent communication skills. Salary range $68,827 to $91,739 and $2,500 stipend.

Preferred background: Must have five years’ experience and be certified as an Inspector of Buildings/Building Commissioner by the Board of Building Regulations and Standards in accordance with MGL Chapter 143, section 3.

Send resume and cover letter to Town Administrator, Abbot Hall, 188 Washington St., Marblehead, MA 01945; email; AA/EOE. Resume and cover letter due May 24. For the full job description visit