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Portland Bureau of Development Services
BDS promotes safety, livability and economic vitality through efficient and collaborative application of building and development codes.
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Portland Bureau of Development Services Sep 20
🏗️ Job Opening: Inspection Supervisor | $7,316 - $9,744/mo, Open Period: 9/17/18 - 10/1/18
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Portland Bureau of Development Services Sep 20
⚡️ Job Opening: Electrical Inspector | $36.91 - $42.69/hr, Open Period: 9/17/18 - 10/8/18
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Portland Bureau of Development Services Aug 31
🇺🇸 BDS offices will be closed on Monday, Sept. 3, 2018 in observance of Labor Day. Access to BDS Permits Online for simple residential trade permits (mechanical, electrical, and plumbing) will be available through our website:
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Portland Bureau of Development Services Aug 28
⚒️ Demolition in your future? See our recorded 8/24 Lunch & Learn to learn more about new demolition requirements, what documentation is needed for a permit, proper dust mitigation and site control measures for your project & the associated enforcement.
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Portland Bureau of Development Services Aug 23
ℹ️ Interested in City permitting and development processes? Have you applied for a business or land use permit before and wish the process was easier? Join our Portland Online Permitting System Customer Advisory Committee. To learn more & apply, visit: .
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Portland Bureau of Development Services Aug 8
ℹ️ BDS is hosting a Lunch & Learn presentation about Asbestos, Lead-Based Paint, Dust and Site Control Measures for Demolition Projects with 1-4 Dwelling Units. Join us Friday 8/24 at noon to learn more. 🚧
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Portland Bureau of Development Services Aug 8
ℹ️ BDS is hosting a Lunch & Learn presentation about Asbestos, Lead-Based Paint, Dust and Site Control Measures for Demolition Projects with 1-4 Dwelling Units. Join us Friday 8/24 at noon to learn more. 🚧
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Portland Bureau of Development Services Aug 2
🏘️ The Bureau of Development Services announces search for volunteers to serve on the Historic Landmarks Commission. Currently, one position is available within the category of Architectural Historian.
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Portland Bureau of Development Services Aug 1
📐 The Structural Engineer job opening has had its closing date extended until Monday, Aug. 6, 2018 at 11:59 p.m.
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Portland Bureau of Development Services Jul 31
Replying to @ThePortlandTrib
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Portland Bureau of Development Services Jul 31
. highlights how a labor shortage is challenging both public and private sector employers like BDS -- and delaying construction projects.
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Portland Bureau of Development Services Jul 23
💡 Do you know how to apply for a permit to start construction? Check out “The Life of A Permit” to learn how to take your development idea from concept to construction!
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Portland Bureau of Development Services Jul 20
🏗️ Interested in a career with the Bureau of Development Services? Here are our current & upcoming opportunities. Go to for full details on all City jobs and remember to check back often!
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Portland Bureau of Development Services Jul 19
📋 Are you wondering if your project has made it to the last stage of the permit review process? Now, instead of calling us or visiting the DSC, you can access the list of pre-issuance processing order online.
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Portland Bureau of Development Services Jul 10
⚡️ Job Opening: Senior Electrical Inspector | $41.42 - $47.95/hr, Open Period: 7/9/18 - 7/23/18
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Portland Bureau of Development Services Jul 10
📐 Job Opening: Structural Engineer | $43.91 - $53.36/hr, Open Period: 7/9/18 - 7/30/18
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Portland Bureau of Development Services Jul 6
Replying to @tas50
Hi Tim, can you please follow us so that we can DM you? Thank you.
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Portland Bureau of Development Services Jul 3
Reminder! In addition to being closed all day on July 4, we'll be closed Thursday evening, July 5. Residential Permit Night resumes next Thursday evening, July 12.
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Portland Bureau of Development Services Jul 2
If you missed last Friday's Lunch & Learn presentation on Zoning Code Updates in the Central City, click on the link to watch a recording of it:
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Portland Bureau of Development Services Jun 29
ℹ️ Room Change: This event will be held in the 1900 Building in Conference Room 2500 B (Second Floor)
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