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(a) General Duties. The Department of Buildings, Structures and Inspections shall be headed by the Director of Inspections who shall be responsible for inspections, issuance of permits and enforcement of building codes with regard to original construction, remodeling and repair of all buildings, fences, signs, billboards and other structures within the City. The Director shall perform such other duties and functions as may be prescribed by ordinance or by the Mayor.
(b) Qualifications. The Director of Inspections shall have at least ten years' experience in the building trades or related occupations, and shall be certified by the State of Ohio Board of Building Standards to exercise enforcement authority, to approve plans and specifications, and to make inspections under the Ohio Building Code, and shall, before assuming the duties of the Inspections Director’s office, execute a bond in such amount as may be fixed by Council.
(Amended 11-6-90; 11-3-20.)