Senior Building Solutions Officer

Southland - Invercargill

Build a career with us whilst enjoying vibrant city or our breath-taking district lifestyle.

We have an opportunity for someone to join our Building Solutions team based in our Invercargill office.

Whether you are already experienced in building control and looking for advancement to a senior role, a designer looking for a change or a builder seeking a new career path, this may be the role you have been looking for.

Southland District Council’s team of accredited building professionals oversee a diverse range of building work throughout the largest area of any territorial authority in New Zealand.

This role has variety – some days you will be in the office processing building consents and providing solutions for our customers and other days you will be out and about in our communities undertaking inspections. 

Our ideal candidate will be someone who has:

  • A good understanding of current building legislation
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills
  • A solution driven - customer enabling focus
  • A good level of computer literacy
  • Regulation 18 compliant qualification

 The role is a challenging one that provides:

  • Point of contact for customers lodging building consents
  • Technical review of consent content
  • Customer interaction throughout the construction process to completion and final sign-off
  • The ability to coach and mentor other members of our building solutions team

Our commitment is not only to provide our staff with every opportunity for training and development to ensure that they are at the top of their professions but to encourage a balance between work and play that allows you to enjoy life.

Ready for an extension on your career?  Then don’t delay visit to download a position description and to apply online.

Applications close at 5pm on 12 September 2019.