Building Surveyor

Auckland Council

8 February 2019
24 February 2019
Auckland Council
  • Large scale and complex environment
  • Good opportunity for career advancement
  • Supportive team and flexible working options available

He angitūtanga: The opportunity

The Building Consents department ensures there is a strong focus on customer-centric delivery and provides first-rate business services. We have several roles based in various locations within the Project Assessment team.

You will provide our customers with timely and accurate building and development related information as well as advice and consents. You will be responsible for ensuring building consent applications submitted are compliant with the requirements of the New Zealand Building Code before the consents are issued. Case management of customer's applications and assisting in increasing customer understanding of regulatory controls is a key attribute of this role. You will also be guiding and providing advice to customers on the appropriate application process as and when required.

He kōrero mōu: About you

Naturally, you pride yourself on providing your customers with a professional and high caliber service and you are hungry to grow and development your career in a new direction. We are looking for candidates who have the right attitude, all round knowledge and wanting to expand on their current experience. Ideally, you will possess a recognized Building Construction, Engineering or Architectural design qualification, have proven experience working in a building industry or architectural firms or similar related organizations where you need to meet targets within tight time frames, demonstrate the capability of understanding the building industry and processes, have the ability to problem solve and suggest business improvements, knowledge of Building Codes with previous experience in building consent processing, good understanding of the New Zealand Building Code and the Building Act 2004 and Building Regulations.

Ngā āhuatanga kei a mātou: What we offer

You will be provided with an appropriate training programme and ongoing training and development opportunities so that you are equipped to make an actual impact in your job and in our community. You will be rewarded with a competitive salary, a work life balance and be a part of a region-wide team of over 500 staff that are both dedicated and committed to not only their team but to our customers.

If this sounds like your next career step, apply today with your cover letter and CV!

Applications close on 24th Feburary 2019. However, please note that we will review applications as they are received – so apply now to avoid disappointment

Auckland Council is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) and we are committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity and inclusion. If you have any support or access requirements, we encourage you to advise us at the time of application to assist you through the recruitment process.

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

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