Senior Manager, Technical & Regulation (VPS STS7.1)

Job posted: 21/07/2021
Applications close: 01/08/2021 (Midnight)
4 days remaining

4 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | CBD

Job type: Full time

Organisation: Victorian Building Authority

Salary: $168,470 - $188,684

Occupation: Construction

Reference: VG/6124

Reference: VG/6124

Occupation: Construction

Salary Range: $168,470 - $188,684

Work location: Melbourne | CBD

We have an exciting new ongoing VPS7.1 role that will play a pivotal role in providing leadership to the Technical and Regulation teams, and support and technical expertise to the State Building Surveyor and Chief Executive Officer.

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 employee engagement program, remote working setup, health and well-being and learning and development programs 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!

In this key permanent role, you will manage two teams of technical professionals in the Building and Plumbing business units within Technical and Regulation.

You will provide high level strategic advice, support and technical expertise to the Director, State Building Surveyor, CEO, Board members and leadership team, represent the VBA on committees, oversee the team to ensure best practice and drive change, innovation and business improvements.

Who we are looking for

  • Extensive experience in developing regulation in a government environment
  • Significant experience in monitoring and assessing the impact of regulation on industries and consumers
  • Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal skills with the ability to liaise, negotiate and influence a diverse range of stakeholders and prepare clear, high level advice and documentation
  • Strong leader who can manage and foster high performing teams
  • Current registration as a Building Surveyor (Unlimited) or equivalent experience
  • Qualification in building surveying, management, engineering, architecture or relevant discipline


What you can expect in the role

  • Be part of a passionate and motivated team who conduct meaningful work to ensure the safety of the Victorian public
  • The opportunity to use your skills and knowledge within a dynamic and forward-thinking organisation and build capability
  • Amazing employee engagement program, career development, flexible and remote work arrangements


How to Apply

We require you to upload:

  • A detailed copy of your resume
  • A cover letter briefly outlining your skills and experience relevant to the role
  • Registration details and Qualifications


Please note:

  • Only electronic applications submitted via careers.vic.gov.au will be accepted. As a public sector 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.
Senior Manager, Technical & Regulation  (VPS STS7.1)

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Hamish Reid | hamish.reid@vba.vic.gov.au

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Senior Manager, Technical & Regulation  (VPS STS7.1)