Senior Building Inspector

Rotorua Lakes Council

21 December 2021
21 January 2022
Rotorua Lakes Council


Due to growth in the region we are seeking new Building Inspectors to join our Building team and are considering applications across all levels including those who have started or have a desire to work in the building inspection field as well as those who are currently working at Senior level or are looking for a pathway to becoming a Senior Building Inspector.

If successful you will be joining a high performing Building Consent Authority and will be responsible for inspecting building work across all building categories. Rotorua has the most diverse environment in New Zealand which provides a great place to learn for new inspectors.

If you are a Senior Inspector or you are looking to grow into this level, we can create opportunities for you to develop and expand your skills in a new environment, you will be expected to mentor other team members, inspect more complex projects and make sound and robust technical decisions relating to all building activities.

Ideally you will possess a relevant qualification however we are willing to support you through this for the right person, you must be committed and driven. For a Senior Inspector you will have approximately 4 years building inspections experience or alternatively, have experience working on more complex projects and seeking that next step in your career. You will be well organised and decisive, an exceptional communicator and driven to pursue quality outcomes.

We have a great team that operates in a busy and demanding environment so we welcome someone with a good sense of humour and positive attitude.

Think you're up for the challenge?  Send us your CV and Cover Letter outlining your current level of experience now! If you would like to request a position description please email us at 


Position Description
Senior Building Inspector

Rotorua Lakes Council

Job Category


Work Type

Full Time

Application Close Date

23/01/2022 20:00:00

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

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