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Employment Opportunities

The City of Huntington provides work opportunities in a variety of fields, including public works, public safety, administration, administrative support and community development.

The Division of Human Resources accepts applications for open public works and administrative positions. Currently, there is one open position for Chief Plumbing Inspector in the Public Works Department. Applications are available in the Human Resources Office, Room 14 at Huntington City Hall, and can be submitted there or submitted online. There currently is no application deadline for the Chief Plumbing Inspector position.

Chief Plumbing Inspector

Skilled inspection work in securing compliance with municipal plumbing and related codes, ordinances and regulations governing the construction, maintenance and operation of plumbing installations and equipment:  makes inspections of new and existing plumbing installations in residences, businesses, commercial and other buildings for conformance with safety and other requirements of the plumbing code; reviews plans and specifications for new and remodeling of plumbing installations in residential, commercial and industrial buildings.

Minimum Qualifications: High school diploma, GED or trade school and minimum of five (5) years of experience in the plumbing trade as a master plumber.

Special Requirements: Certified Master Plumber license in State of West Virginia; ability to obtain International Plumbing Code Certification within ninety (90) days from date of hire; and valid driver’s license.

Starting Salary: $15.52/hr.