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 $20.64 - $21.58 DOQ. This position is responsible for providing technical assistance and customer service, accepting and reviewing permit applications, maintaining permit records and files, issuing permits, performing minor project plan review, and completing a wide variety of technical and clerical support duties to expedite and support the activities of the department’s operations. A complete job description for this position is available here.  

Minimum qualifications include ICC Permit Technician Certification, high school diploma or GED equivalent, a valid WA State Driver’s License, and the ability to pass a background check. Two (2) years of experience as a permit technician is desired.

Applications for this position are available for download here. 

Contact : Applications, resumes, and cover letters will be accepted until the position is filled and can be mailed to the Human Resource Department at 210 W. Broadway Ave, Suite 102, Ritzville, WA 99169 or emailed to

Deadline for Applying : Open until filled