See NOTE(S) below for future wage increases and/or additional compensation opportunities.
Senior Zoning Investigator positions supervise and participate in field and office investigations of alleged or documented violations; assign work to Zoning Investigators and assist them with the more difficult cases; interpret and administer San Diego Municipal Codes, the Land Development Code, and the California Building Code; check field conditions and discuss cases with complainants, violators, City Council staff, and other Departments; review reports, notices, and correspondence prepared by subordinates; review cases going to court and through the administrative hearing process and appear as expert witnesses; maintain records and prepare reports; select, train, and rate the work performance of subordinates; represent the City at general meetings, community meetings, and at hearings; confer with and give information to architects, contractors, builders, other City staff, and public agencies, and the general public; and perform other duties as assigned.
- Employees in job classifications represented by Municipal Employees Association (MEA) are scheduled to receive the following general wage increases:
5% effective 1/1/24
4% effective 7/1/24
2% effective 1/1/25
5% effective 7/1/25
- Eligible benefitted employees originally hired on or after July 10, 2021, will be automatically enrolled in the San Diego City Employees Retirement System (SDCERS).
- Senior Zoning Investigator positions may be required to work unusual shifts, nights, and/or weekends for which they may receive additional pay.