Building Review Officer


26 May 2021
14 June 2021
Sheffield .

  • Career development for draftsperson or similar
  • Flexible work environment (one day in the office)
  • Variety of work – residential and commercial

About the Role

This is a great opportunity for someone with design experience to join a high-performing team.

The Building Review Officer is responsible for processing building consent applications and project information memoranda for compliance with the Building Act 2004, Building Regulations, Building Code and associated standards.

Building Review Officers also focus on the delivery of exceptional customer service as a key measure of success in this role.

Skills and Experience

You may be a draftsperson or in a role where you have high attention to detail, coupled with working to a framework.

Additionally, to be successful in this role you will be able to demonstrate the following:

  • A proven track record of thinking differently, acting with integrity, working together and making it happen.
  • Hold an appropriate New Zealand technical qualification as required by Regulation 18 of the Building (Accreditation of Building Consent Authorities) Regulations 2006.
  • Sound knowledge and experience with the building controls regulatory framework, including Building Act 2004, Building Code and related standards.
  • Knowledge of design and construction principles and practices.


This is a great opportunity for anyone looking to develop themselves further by joining a great team and adding formal qualifications to your existing knowledge.

Additional benefits include:

  • Flexible work/life balance.
  • Wellbeing Day, Community Day.
  • Flu jabs and annual health checks.
  • Staff purchasing privileges.

About the Company

Hamilton City Council is a high-performance organisation with a clear purpose – to improve the wellbeing of Hamiltonians. People are at the heart of everything it does.

The Building Control Unit is committed to ensuring the structure and focus of the team enables the Unit to deliver world-class, customer-centric service as part of the Building Consent Authority function.


To apply in strict confidence now, email your cover letter and CV to quoting 007620sk. Applications close on 14 June 2021. Emails will be electronically acknowledged and further correspondence may be by email.

To view the Position Description, please visit

For more information please phone Ben Stevenson on +64 21 612 106.

Note: Applicant must have a legal right to work in NZ

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