Building Assessor Lead (BSU) (VPS STS7.1)

Job posted: 04/08/2022
Applications close: 20/08/2022 (Midnight)
2 days remaining

2 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | CBD

Job type: Fixed term / 2 Years

Organisation: Victorian Building Authority

Salary: $170,997 - $191,514

Occupation: Construction

Reference: VG/1734R_22

Reference: VG/1734R_22

Occupation: Construction

Salary Range: $170,997 - $191,514

Work location: Melbourne | CBD

An exciting opportunity for a Building Surveyor (Unlimited) who is passionate about seeking continuous improvements in the registration of building practitioners.

The Building Assessor Lead (BSU) is responsible for the assessment of knowledge and experience to support the VBA's administration of the scheme for the registration of building practitioners under the Building Act 1993

This includes undertaking knowledge and experience assessments, including face to face interviews, and providing sound recommendations on suitability for registration.

In addition, the Building Assessor Lead is responsible for managing the continuous improvement of the VBA's BS/IN assessment frameworks including the development, review and improvement of assessment tools, practices and processes.

Who we are looking for:

  • Proven written communication skills with the ability to prepare clear, concise and accurate reports and recommendations on complex issues relating to the assessments and competencies of all classes of building.
  • Demonstrated experience in the conduct, monitoring and evaluation of assessment practices and service delivery, either in the VET sector or industry.
  • Current registration as a Building Surveyor (Unlimited) with extensive experience and high-level technical knowledge and skills as a building practitioner.
  • Certificate IV in Training and Assessment with experience in the RTO industry is desirable. TAESS00011 Assessor Skillset (sub-section of the Cert IV in Training and Assessment) is required for the role, however training will be provided to the successful candidate if not already held.

The Victorian Building Authority embraces a diverse and inclusive culture who work together for the benefit of all Victorians. Our recruitment is best practice and free from bias, we recruit based on merit and equity regardless of age, disability, religion, gender, sexual orientation or cultural background.

We have an amazing remote working setup and flexible working options to ensure our people are fit for work and inspired to be the best they can. We are always looking for talented new people to join us with a broad range of skills and experience who are curious, keen to learn and enjoy serving the community they live in, so if this sounds like a place you'd like to work and you think you have what it takes, we‘d love to hear from you and encourage you to apply now!

What you can expect

  • Be part of a passionate and motivated team
  • Flexible working arrangements with Full Time, Part time or Compressed work week opportunities available to help you maintain a work life balance.
  • A competitive salary plus 10.5% superannuation

How to Apply

We require you to upload:

  • A detailed copy of your resume
  • A cover letter outlining your relevant experience and how it aligns to the role  
  • Any other quals or licence

Please note:

  • Only electronic applications submitted via careers.vic.gov.au will be accepted.
  • Candidates deemed suitable from a selection process may be considered for identical or similar vacancies within 6 months.
  • As a public sector and service standard, generally all new employees will start at the base entry level and increment throughout the salary range each year based on performance. Current public sector employees at the same grade will be considered for a transfer of entitlements with evidence.  A request above entry level may be considered in certain circumstances.




Building Assessor Lead (BSU) (VPS STS7.1)

Job type:

Fixed term / 2 Years

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Todd Forbes | todd.forbes@vba.vic.gov.au

Building Assessor Lead (BSU) (VPS STS7.1)