Land Disturbance Enforcement Project Manager - Code Specialist II

$61,299.89 - $102,166.48 yr
Aug 01, 2018
Aug 13, 2018
Full Time

Under supervision, inspects site construction and unpermitted land disturbance and Resource Protection Area violations to ensure conformance with Fairfax County's standards and land development regulations. Complete case management for land disturbance and other cases in violation of the Code of the County of Fairfax Chapters 104, 118, 122, and 124 as well as easements: receipt of complaint, inspection, processing of cases for court and legal action, serving as a witness in court, and composing and organizing associated documentation. Serves as the Land Development Services representative on construction sites. Communicates development regulations to contractors, developers, engineers, other governmental agencies, and citizens. Issues written notices of violation of county codes that pertain to land-disturbing activities and regulations enforced by Land Development Services. Provides legal testimony in court regarding land-disturbing activities and development projects in Fairfax County. Monitors the status of the development agreements with Fairfax County and evaluates the status of bonded improvements. Performs related duties as required.

Employment Standards

Any combination of education, experience, and training equivalent to graduation from an accredited four year college or university with a bachelor's degree in a field of study directly related to the industry being regulated such as engineering, architecture, urban planning, biological or environmental science, public administration, law enforcement, legal studies or a related field; plus two years of progressively more responsible complaint resolution and/or code enforcement experience in the industry being regulated.


  • Must have a valid driver's license.
  • Completion of first required training class (Basic Stormwater Management in Virginia) within six months of appointment and possession of a valid SWM Project Inspector certification within 24 months from the date of completion of first required training class.
  • E&S Inspector Certification within 18 months of appointment is required.
The appointee to this position will be required to complete a criminal background check, a driver's license check, and a medical examination to the satisfaction of the employer prior to employment.

Experience and the ability to read and interpret construction plans to ensure compliance with Fairfax County Codes and regulations. Knowledge of environmental protection and conservation practices. Experience in the enforcement of land disturbance, Chesapeake Bay Ordinance, and Stormwater Management Ordinance and regulations. Knowledge of court proceedings and issuance of legal documents such as a Notice of Violation of Stop Work Order.

Ability to conduct field surveys that require walking long distances and carrying equipment through rough terrain including stream valleys and wetlands. Must be able to lift 50 pounds. Ability to operate keyboard driven equipment. Physical requirements can be performed with or without reasonable accommodations.

Panel interview. As part of the interview process an exercise may be administered.

It is the policy of Fairfax County Government to prohibit discrimination on the basis of race, sex, color, national origin, religion, age, veteran status, political affiliation, genetics, or disability in the recruitment, selection, and hiring of its workforce.

Reasonable accommodations are available to persons with disabilities during application and/or interview processes per the Americans with Disabilities Act. Contact 703-324-4900 for assistance. TTY 711. EEO/AA/TTY.