Building Consent Officer

Waimakariri District Council

3 May 2021
21 May 2021
Waimakariri District Council


The Waimakariri District Council is seeking to appoint a Building Officer on a full-time basis in Rangiora, North Canterbury.

You will work with a team dedicated to delivering outstanding service to customers inside and outside the Council. The primary function of the role is the processing of residential building work (R1-R3) for compliance with the Building Code.

You must have a Regulation 18 qualification, an eye for detail, a pragmatic approach to applying the New Zealand Building Code, and importantly, can work with customers to get jobs over the line. Ideally, you will have three to five years' experience in a similar role.

This is a full-time role of 40 hours per week worked Monday to Friday, ideally between 8.30am - 5.00pm.

Sound emotional intelligence, well-developed literacy and computer skills are essential. Being able to prioritise workloads is vital as is your talent to find solutions.

You will be a team player with a "Can do" attitude and be prepared to go the extra mile for our customers. We invest in the wellbeing of our staff and take seriously the happiness and satisfaction our staff have in their work. Ongoing training will be encouraged.

The Rewards for this position include a competitive salary package designed to attract the right person to join our team, great working conditions and a very supportive and friendly team environment.

If you have the appropriate skills, experience and attitude to fulfil the requirements of this position, and you want to be on our team, then get in touch because we want to hear from you.

If you would like to find out more about this role, please contact Warren Taylor, Building Unit Manager on 0800 965 468 (0800 WMK GOV).

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To apply for this job go to: & enter ref code: 5473550. Applications close 21 May 2021

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

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