Scope of work
A-Level mechanical inspectors conduct inspections to ensure compliance with the Oregon Mechanical Specialty Code.
Applicable rules: OAR 918-098-1015(3)(c)
To obtain this certification you must convert a national certification to the Oregon code certification.
An individual seeking this code certification must first obtain the Oregon Inspector Certification (OIC). In addition, one of the following must be met:
- Two years of experience performing building permit inspections or plan reviews for or on behalf of a jurisdiction
- A bachelor's or master's degree in architecture or engineering; or be a certified architect or engineer
Individuals who do not meet one of the above qualifications may instead complete a code certification training course administered by the division. (If hired by a municipality, this requirement must be met within six months of hire.)