Senior Building Inspector (VPSG5.2)

Job posted: 26/07/2022
Applications close: 27/08/2022 (Midnight)
11 days remaining

11 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | CBD

Job type: Full time

Organisation: Victorian Building Authority

Salary: $114,830 - $125,735

Occupation: Construction

Reference: VG/2_2022

Reference: VG/2_2022

Occupation: Construction

Salary Range: $114,830 - $125,735

Work location: Melbourne | CBD

An exciting opportunity exists for an Unlimited Building Inspector (IN-U) to join the Victorian Building Authority as a Senior Building Inspector. Want to make a difference to the industry? educate, support and mentor others with flexible work arrangements (starting and finished work each day from home with an opportunity to work a 9 day fortnight) with an allocated vehicle and all IT equipment, uniforms and PPE all provided for operational use.

We are seeking experienced, proactive and enthusiastic Senior Building Inspectors (unlimited) to join our team to deliver effective building inspections on all classes of commercial and domestic buildings. 

The Senior Building Inspector is responsible for delivering effective proactive building inspections and audits for the achievement of compliance with relevant building legislation, codes and standards.

Core functions of the role include conducting site visits, inspections and audits of building work, preparation of technical reports, direction to fix, enforcement, various correspondence and recommendations, maintenance of case files and systems, assessing non-compliances and complex building matters to determine a resolution and liaising with and providing expert advice to a range of stakeholders.

The role will also require mentoring other team members, providing development and shadowing opportunities and providing expert technical building advice, recommendations and support to internal and external stakeholders.

What we are looking for:

  • Current Victorian registration as a Building Inspector (unlimited) - Registration as a Limited Building Surveyor (no conditions) will be considered, subject to obtaining practitioner registration as a Building Inspector (unlimited) within 12 months of employment commencement.
  • Demonstrated extensive experience in conducting site inspections and audits in a regulatory environment on all Classes of commercial and domestic buildings, with a focus on commercial buildings above 2000m2 .
  • Advanced understanding and knowledge of the Victorian Building Regulatory Framework contained in the Building Act 1993, Building Regulations 2018, National Construction Code (Volume One and Two) and relevant Australian standards and codes.

What you can expect in the role:

  • Amazing employee engagement program
  • career development including support to achieve BSL/BSU
  • flexible and remote work arrangements – with the opportunity to work a 9 day fortnight!!
  • Be part of a passionate and motivated team who conduct meaningful work to ensure the safety of the Victorian public
  • The opportunity to build your leadership and technical skills and knowledge within a dynamic and forward-thinking organisation
  • An allocated vehicle, mobile phone, IPad and full uniforms and PPE equipment all provided for operational use.
  • Work from home, start and finish at home each day!! 

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.

How to Apply:

We require you to upload:

  • A detailed resume (including required qualifications and registration type and number)
  • A cover letter outlining your relevant experience and how it aligns to the role.

Please note:

  • Only electronic applications submitted via careers.vic.gov.au will be accepted.
  • Candidates are not required to address all selection criteria, only those listed above.
  • Standard recruitment practice applies, which may include interviewing, skills/competency testing, reference checking, pre-employment medical and/or other selection processes.
Senior Building Inspector (VPSG5.2)

Job type:

Full time

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Goce Gorgievski | goce.orgievski@vba.vic.gov.au

Senior Building Inspector (VPSG5.2)