Code Enforcement Assistant I

City of New Orleans
30) credit per week $35,232 Per year LA New Orleans City Planning, 1300 Perdido St #7, New Orleans, LA 70112, United States


Kind of Work

Beginning level inspectional work assisting with the coordination of the City’s code enforcement activities associated with the interpretation, application and enforcement of municipal and other related codes dealing with zoning, land use, building, housing, dangerous buildings, inoperable vehicles, noise, litter, sanitation, weeds and other public nuisance code provisions. and related work as required.

Minimum Qualifications

  1. High School graduation or G.E.D. Equivalency Diploma issued by a State Department of Education.*
  2. EITHER: Thirty (30) credit hours from an accredited college or university.*  

One (1) year of experience involving heavy public contact, general compliance, investigatory, or enforcement experience.

Note:  Some positions may require a valid driver’s license.  

* Prior to appointment, the hiring agency is required to verify education claimed by the applicant to qualify for this classification. If selected for hire, applicants must provide original documents of their qualifying credentials to the hiring agency prior to their start date in this job classification.

Kind of Examination

A written examination, weighted 100%.

This is an original entrance examination.

This position is subject to a background check for any convictions related to its responsibilities and requirements. Employment is contingent upon successful completion of a background investigation including criminal history. Criminal history will not automatically disqualify a candidate.