Company: Bureau Veritas
Skills: Student / Recent Grad, Regulatory Compliance
Education: High School/Secondary
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Plano, Texas, United States


A WORLD LEADER IN TESTING, INSPECTION & CERTIFICATION SERVICES

Bureau Veritas offers dynamic, exciting employment opportunities with an attractive salary/benefit package and an opportunity to play a vital role with a global organization. If you would enjoy working in a dynamic environment and are looking for an opportunity to become part of a stellar team of professionals, we invite you to apply online today.

Bureau Veritas is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and as such we recruit, hire, train, and promote persons in all job classifications without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, marital status, citizen status, sexual orientation, genetics, status as a protected veteran, or any other non-job-related characteristics.

This position is responsible to ensure equal opportunity in employment in that all persons are treated equally and on the basis of merit, in decisions regarding selection, placement, promotions, training, work assignments, transfers and other personnel actions.

Internship- Permit Technician- Plano, TX

This is a part-time position

JOB SUMMARY

ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES: HAS CURRENT KNOWLEDGE OR LEARNS ON THE JOB THE FOLLOWING:
Processes building permits and applications and enters into our TMS system
Screens calls and refers questions to appropriate staff or department
Records permit information into permitting software database and maintains electronic and hard file property information
Informs project applicants of city requirements, processes, and deadlines from time of initial contact to completion of the project
Serves as the first point of contact for customers to provide assistance with building permit policies and procedures
Processes planning division permits to include temporary sign and use permits; receives applications and fees
Collaborates with the Plans Examiners to respond to permit inquiries and assesses appropriate project valuations and permit fee
Provides coverage for the division phone lines
Respects the needs and objectives of applicants while working with them to make changes in project applications in order to comply with building plans, policies, codes and criteria
Performs other duties as assigned

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
High School diploma or GED
•Comprehensive knowledge of permitting policies and procedures
•General knowledge of City building codes
•Ability to read, understand, and convey information to the general public concerning permitting procedures and policies
•Advanced skill in building permit software and word processing programs
•Basic mathematical skills to accurately calculate fees
•Ability to deal with difficult citizens using effective confrontational and problem solving skills
•Ability to organize tasks and working environment in order to maximize efficiency with attention to customer service

If you are an individual with a disability and you would like us to assist you with searching the Careers Page site for employment opportunities and/or assistance with completing your profile and application, please contact us at 1-888-357-7020 or email us with your request toUSinfor@us.bureauveritas.com We are happy to assist you and encourage you to consider Bureau Veritas for your next great career opportunity!

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Created in 1828, Bureau Veritas is a global leader in Testing, Inspection and Certification (TIC), delivering high quality services to help clients meet the growing challenges of quality, safety, environmental protection and social responsibility.

As a trusted partner, Bureau Veritas offers innovative solutions that go beyond simple compliance with regulations and standards, reducing risk, improving performance and promoting sustainable development.

Bureau Veritas core values include integrity and ethics, impartial counsel and validation, customer focus and safety at work.


Bureau Veritas is recognized and accredited by major national and international organizations.