One City One Hire is an innovative economic development strategy that serves as a catalyst to jump-start the Mayor's pledge to put all unemployed District residents--in every Ward of the city--back to work.
Jatinder Singh Khokhar
Jatinder Singh Khokhar currently serves as the Deputy Chief Building Official for DCRA’s Inspection and Compliance Administration Division overseeing day to day functions of Inspections operation.
Mr. Khokhar has over 28 years of construction experience in Codes Compliance and Management. His previous experience includes 6 years with the City of Falls Church, Virginia where he served as City Building Official overseeing permit, plans review and inspection function including fire plans review and inspection. He also served as chief code enforcement official in Reading, Pennsylvania with responsibilities including zoning, property maintenance and new construction inspection. He was instrumental in establishing Berks County building Code Official association (an ICC local chapter in Reading, PA) and served as a board member. Recently, he has worked as a Community development director with the Town of Dumfries, Virginia with responsibilities for town planning, zoning administration and building inspection.
Mr. Khokhar has a BSEE degree from Punjab University, India. He is a certified building official in Virginia and Pennsylvania and holds various inspection certifications from ICC including Certified Building Official designation.