Senior Building Control Officer

Westland District Council

16 November 2021
16 December 2021
Shelley Sutherland

The Westland District Council is seeking an experienced Senior Building Control officer with exceptional people skills and a can do attitude to assist the Council in meetings its obligations under the Building Act. As a minimum you will have 5 years plus in the Regulatory industry in a similar role , and you must have a qualification that meets the requirements of Regulation 18 of the Building (Accreditation of Building) Authorities 2006.

As a Senior Building Control Officer you will assist the Building Control Manager to provide team leadership; and mentor and monitor staff performance and development, ensure that the functions and requirements of the Building Act are managed efficiently and appropriately.  You will have excellent technical knowledge and ensure policy and procedure is followed to a high standard. We use electronic consenting software for processing and inspections, so your computer skills will need be suitable for this.

You will be experienced in processing and inspecting building consents to Res 3 and Com 2 and have the ability to deal with associated Building control functions (PIMs Certificates of Acceptance, Code Compliance Certificates, Compliance Schedules, BWOFs etc).

If you’re a positive team player, we want to hear from you. The salary range for suitably qualified applicants is $90,000 to $105,000.

Full details of the role are in the position description, which is available on our website, along with our application form.  For further information or to apply please email Shelley Sutherland, People and Capability Manager,  Please include a cover letter, your CV and a copy of our application form, available from our website.


We will shortlist as applications come in, so please do not delay in applying for this position.







The officer for enquiries is Shelley Sutherland, People and Capability Manager (03 756 9010) is required.


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

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