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JOB OPENING

5/21/2024

Accepting Applications

Job Title:   Code Enforcement / Animal Control Officer

The Town of West Siloam Springs is currently accepting applications for the position of Code Enforcement / Animal Control Officer. Starting pay is negotiable with experience. West Siloam has an excellent benefit package.

 Candidates should have working knowledge of computers, and have excellent communication, problem-solving, and public service skills.

This position involves enforcing local and state building codes, zoning regulations, it is essential in maintaining a safe and healthy community. He/she will inspect buildings, properties, and businesses to ensure they comply with various codes and regulations. He/she will respond to complaints regarding violations, issue warnings and citations, and work with property owners to address issues. Conduct investigations, maintain detailed reports and documentation, and appear in court when necessary. He/she will interact with various stakeholders, including residents, property owners, contractors and local government officials. He/she will perform vehicle and foot patrols to investigate and enforce local and state nuisance laws. Respond to and investigate complaints from the public involving but not limited to; stray dogs, dog bites, barking dogs, cruelty, transporting to veterinary and maintaining work equipment.