Fire Inspector



The Town of New Hartford has an immediate opening for a Fire Inspector effective January 1, 2023.   Rate: $20.00/hr.  Approximately 20 hours per week.


The Fire Inspector is responsible for determining compliance with requirements of fire prevention ordinances of building codes, as they relate to fire prevention and safety.


MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS (per Oneida County Civil Service):


Certification as a Building Safety Inspector or Code Enforcement Official pursuant to the NYS Department of State’s Division of Code Enforcement and Administration, TITLE 19 (NYCRR), Part 1208; AND graduation from high school or possession of a high school equivalency diploma.


Candidate is required to submit to and pass a background check.


NOTE:  Certain assignments made to employees in this class will require access to transportation to meet field work requirements in a timely and efficient manner.


Interested candidates must complete a civil service application online.  To complete an application Click here (other opportunities tab/Town of New Hartford).   Please also submit a letter of interested to: Paul Miscione, Town Supervisor, at

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