Regulatory Enforcement Inspector
Commonwealth of PA
Dauphin County, PA
The Department of State's Bureau of Enforcement and Investigation is seeking a highly dedicated person to uphold the standards of various business professions. The Regulatory Enforcement Inspector ensures a high standard of regulated business by performing detailed inspections throughout the region.
IMPORTANT: YOU MUST APPLY TO THIS VACANCY POSTING, MEET ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS, COMPLETE THE SUPPLEMENTAL QUESTIONS AND RECEIVE A SCORE. YOUR SCORE IS ONLY VALID FOR THIS SPECIFIC VACANCY. ONCE THIS POSITION IS FILLED, YOUR SCORE IS NO LONGER VALID.
Work Hours: 8:30 am - 5:00 pm Monday - Friday; 1 hour lunch
Must be willing to travel. Travel expenses are paid.
This is a highly rewarding position that ensures public health and safety through field inspection work to determine compliance with laws, rules, and regulations regarding professional and occupational licensing and other areas under the jurisdiction of the Secretary of the Commonwealth. The primary focus of the position is the physical inspection of barber shops, cosmetology salons, real estate offices, and vehicle dealerships.
Inspectors issue citations when appropriate violations are found. Inspectors also provide limited investigative support activities.
This position travels to various sites in a geographic area of the state to conduct periodic inspections of all affected professions and occupations, by observation and interviews, noting any deviation from established standards, and preparing reports to communicate findings.
PA residency requirement
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Minimum Experience and Training Requirements -
three years of experience involving interpersonal public contact and inspecting for compliance with rules and regulations and reporting related facts;
an Associate's Degree and one year of experience involving interpersonal public contact and inspecting for compliance with rules and regulations and reporting related facts;
an equivalent combination of experience and training which included one year of experience involving interpersonal public contact and inspecting for compliance with rules and regulations and reporting related facts.
If you are claiming education in your answers to the supplemental application questions, you must attach a copy of your college transcripts for your claim to be accepted toward meeting the minimum requirements. Unofficial transcripts are acceptable. If you are provided directions to upload transcripts during the application, but you cannot currently obtain them due to the temporary educational institution closures, please upload the official response from your institution regarding your request. In addition, if asked to provide transcripts for specific coursework, e.g., 12 credits in social science, you may upload a list of completed courses you believe are qualifying in place of the transcripts. The list must include the name of the school(s), course titles completed with a passing grade, and number of credits for each course. Once you receive a copy of your transcripts, you may send the document(s) and the specific job title and job number to which you applied to
. If selected for a position, you may be required to provide an official transcript to verify educational requirements.
Must be able to perform essential job functions
A conditional offer of employment will require submission of criminal history reports.
Pennsylvania law (51 Pa. C.S. §7103) provides employment preference for qualified veterans for appointment to many state and local government jobs. To learn more about employment preferences for veterans, go to
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The Commonwealth of Pennsylvania is proud to be an equal opportunity employer supporting workplace diversity.
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