The city of Aspen community development department is hiring a new chief building official.

The public is invited to a meet and greet with the six final candidates on Thursday, from 3:30-5 p.m. at the Pitkin County Library meeting room. Two of the candidates are internal.

The chief building official’s primary mission is to oversee all functions and operations of the city’s building department including directing all activities related to compliance with building and safety ordinances within the city.