Building and Planning Permit Technician

Description :

Adams County is an Equal Opportunity Employer accepting applications for a Permit Technician for the Building and Planning Department in Othello, WA. This is a full-time, benefited position with a starting hourly rate between $13.68 -15.60 DOE. Persons are responsible for providing technical assistance and customer service, accepting and reviewing building permit applications, maintaining permit records and files, issuing permits, performing minor site plan review, and completing a wide variety of technical and clerical support duties to expedite the activities of the department’s daily operations.  

Minimum qualifications include high school diploma or GED equivalent, a valid WA State Driver’s License, and ICC Permit Technician Certification. Additionally, required is one (1) year experience and/or training directly related to construction or land development. An equivalent combination of relevant education and experience will be considered.

Job Description 

Contact : Visit the Adams County Courthouse at 210 W. Broadway Ave, Ritzville, Washington or for an application. Applications, resumes, and cover letters will be accepted until the position is filled and can be submitted to the Human Resource Department or emailed to

First review of applications: July 1, 2019

Deadline for Applying : Open until filled