Permit Specialist
Austin, TX 
Posted 19 days ago
Job Description
Job Details
Job Location  
92 TX - FSG Signs - Austin, TX
Position Type  
Full Time
Education Level  
Associate's Degree
Salary Range  
Travel Percentage  
Job Shift  
Job Category  

Facility Solutions Group is dedicated to timeless contribution and service in lighting, electrical, energy, signage and technology fields. Our mission is to consistently provide our customers with superior value through quality products, service and support by contributing to the quality of life of all employees.

As one of the nation’s largest single-source providers of lighting and electrical products, electrical services, electrical construction, and energy management solutions we are expanding our staff and seeking a Permit Specialist to join the FSG Signs - Austin team.


As a Permit Specialist you will be responsible for the permit application process for Signage Projects. You will review applications to ensure the plans meet all code regulations before approving the permit. The ideal candidate will be detail oriented, assure the process is clear and correct and be able to communicate the status of permit applications to management.

A Permit Specialist will:

  • Assist office personnel (Project Managers, Permit Coordinators, Sales Staff) with Permit processing
  • Review and coordinate incoming and outgoing Permit requests
  • Travel to Municipal and County offices to submit paperwork and retrieve Permits as needed
  • Obtain necessary approvals and permits for Sign Installation
  • Reviews sign requirements requested by client
  • Collaborates with peers, clients and appropriate agencies
  • Handles all documentation related to permits – faxing, scanning, copying, filing, etc.
  • Processing job packets once permits approved and turning over to production



The ideal candidate will satisfy the following requirements and qualifications:

  • Associate’s degree; or one to two years related experience and./or training
  • Two years of experience in the Sign Industry
  • Valid Driver's License
  • Must be able to pass drug and background screen
  • Ability to multitask while staying organized
  • Strong verbal and written communications skills
  • Positive customer service skills
  • Experience in lighting and electrical a plus!


  • Stable employment
  • 401K Program with matching contribution
  • Medical, Dental and Life benefits
  • Advancement opportunities for outstanding performers!

As an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Work Hours (i.e. shift)
Salary and Benefits
Required Education
Associate Degree
Required Experience
1 to 2 years
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