City of Newnan
  • Building Inspection
  • Full Time

Competitive City Benefits

Code Enforcement Officer 

Do you have a great work ethic and a high degree of integrity and are interested in making a difference? Would you like to earn certifications as a Code Officer or Building Inspector and have the ability to immediately apply what you have learned? If so, this could be the stepping stone you have been searching for---Apply today! 

Preference given to those that have building or housing inspection certifications. 

This is an opportunity to contribute to a great team which helps keep this City vital, safe and functioning well.  The City of Newnan offers a work environment within an established and growing community that will provide professional development and the opportunity to make a difference.

Located just off I-85 south of Atlanta, Newnan is perfect for the young and old alike.  With 41,000 residents, Newnan is a growing community with a small town feel which is both traditional and yet progressive.  Newnan offers rich cuisine, historical architecture and the kindness and charm of the residents who represent "Southern Living" in this picturesque landscape. 


Under the limited supervision of the Chief Building Official, performs technical work interpreting and enforcing City codes, conducting investigations, responding to complaints of code violations, maintains records, prepares reports and work as assigned.


The duties listed are intended only as illustrations of the various types of work that may be performed. 

  • Responds to complaints on signing, building occupancy, nuisances, zoning, dumping or other code matters.
  • Meets with owners, tenants, contractors, developers, businesses, etc. to review and explain code requirements.
  • Conducts field investigations; attends court proceedings and attends City Council meetings.
  • Makes determinations regarding the repair or demolition of buildings; maintains logs and records.
  • Provides information to persons at request and assists in code enforcement related matters.


High school diploma or GED and experience in building and code enforcement. 


  • Valid State driver's license
  • Must be able to meet requirements to be deputized
  • Drug screen, background check, motor vehicle history (MVR) Required

Starting pay $19.15/hour, please be advised position does not open until September, 2018.

Open until filled





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