Fire Prevention Inspector

City of Naperville

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Job Title:

Fire Prevention Inspector (#4502)

Closing Date:

Open Until Filled


Minimum of range: $27.83/hour Midpoint of range: $35.16/hour

Job Type:



Fire Department – 1380 Aurora Ave.


Fire Department

Job Description:

The City of Napervilles Fire Department is seeking a full-time Fire
Prevention Inspector to enforce the Citys fire prevention laws,
ordinances and regulation and perform inspections and plan reviews for
new and existing commercial occupancies. This is a civilian (non-sworn)
position that works Monday Friday, however some inspections may be
required outside of normal work hours, and this position is subject to


The Fire Prevention Inspector conducts annual fire safety inspections of
commercial properties as well as in-field testing of fire protection
systems, enforces adopted fire codes, and performs quality control
checks on a variety of life safety and fire protection systems for
compliance with plans and specifications. Other duties include reviewing
building and life safety systems plans and drawings, annual liquor
compliance checks, annual school inspections, maintaining daily records
and reports of projects and communicating the status with supervisors
and project engineers while also providing customer service to
residents. The individual will need to be able to work alone, complete
assigned projects by given deadlines and document results electronically
in a timely manner. The individual will also act as a liaison between
contractors and residents involving project conflicts, and will confer
with architects, contractors, builders and the general public regarding
fire code requirements and restrictions.


To qualify for this position, candidates must have a minimum of a
high-school diploma (or equivalent) and three years of experience in
fire inspection, fire alarm and sprinkler plan review, and/or code
enforcement (or related field), as well as a valid State of Illinois
Class D drivers license. The ideal candidate will possess the Illinois
Fire Prevention Officer I certification or an equivalent such as ICC
Fire Inspector I or NFPA Fire Inspector I and Illinois school inspector
certification. As Associates degree in Fire Science or equivalent as
well as experience using First Due software is preferred.

Additional Information:

The City of Naperville, Illinois is a dynamic community of 148,000
residents, conveniently located 28 miles west of Chicago. Various
publications have named Naperville as one of the best cities in the
United States in which to live. The City has gained national recognition
for our family-friendly environment, excellent schools and library
system, low crime rate, and vibrant downtown area. Its also a great
place to work! Our municipal government employs over 900 dedicated
individuals in a wide range of job categories and provides a dynamic &
collaborative working environment, a forward-looking leadership team,
and a competitive benefits package.




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The City of Naperville complies with the Americans with Disabilities
Act (ADA). Individuals needing accommodations in the recruitment process
should notify Human Resources in advance at (630) 305-7066.

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