Job Openings


The City of Hendersonville is not only a wonderful place to live; it's also a great place to work! Below is a list of positions we are actively recruiting to fill.  Please click on the job title for more detailed information about the role,  minimum requirements, and application deadlines for consideration.

Building Plans Examiner

  • Type:Full Time
  • Salary/Pay Rate:48,657 or DOQ
  • Posted Date:01/10/2020

Job Summary

This position is responsible to check construction plans and supporting documentation for compliance with City-adopted building and technician codes, ordinances, department policies and regulations.  Provides technical assistance to building staff, contractors and the public.  Works with other departments in assuring compliance with City regulations.

Job Description

Job Announcement

Minimum Qualifications

  •     Associates Degree in Engineering, Architecture, Construction, or closely related field.  

  •     ICC (International Code Council) Certification as Plans Examiner required.

  •     3+ years of experience in plan review of commercial and residential construction.

  •     Possession of or ability to readily obtain a valid Driver’s License issued by the State of Tennessee for the type of vehicle or equipment operated. 

  •     Ability to use basic word and spreadsheet applications.

To Apply

If interested/qualified per the Minimum Qualifications, please send your completed Job Application, Resume, and Cover Letter to the City of Hendersonville Human Resources Department via email at or mail to:

Hendersonville City Hall

Attn:  HR Department

101 Maple Drive North

Hendersonville, TN  37075


DEADLINE:  This recruitment is open until filled. 

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