Job Details
  • Reference395528B_1657777971
  • LocationPicton
  • Salary+ Super
  • Job TypeContract
  • Postedabout 1 month ago
  • ConsultantChloe Dye
Chandler Macleod is the leading provider of temporary contractors to the NSW Government and has partnered with NSW Government Departments and Agencies for more than 25 years.
At Chandler Macleod, our mission is to recruit using the BestFit™ methodology which is tailored to provide the most suitable candidate for every position at every level for every NSW Government Department.

The Opportunity

Chandler Macleod is looking to engage a Building Surveyor for a contract term of 3-6 months with a well-established Local Government department. This role will be based in Picton.

Job Specification

In this position, you will be required to perform but are not limited to the following tasks:
  • Undertake assessment and determinations of Development Applications, Construction Certificates, Occupation Certificates, Complying Development Certificates, Building Information Certificates, Section 68 applications, and other related applications and certificates in accordance with the requirements of relevant legislation and Council policies and procedures.
  • Undertake critical stage, sanitary drainage, and other relevant inspections for the purposes of assessing applications and issuing Certificates as required by legislation, including the Plumbing and Drainage Act 2011.
  • Provision of professional advice to management and the public in relation to matters relevant to the Directorate, including producing reports to the Council or the Local Planning Panel on matters relevant to the position.
  • Prepare correspondence and reports to effectively resolve matters and ensure written notations are placed on the file of all actions taken and discussions held.
About You

To be successful in this position, you will need to have experience in the following:
  • Demonstrated commitment to Council's Corporate ICARE Values of Integrity, Collaboration, Accountability, Respect, and Embrace Innovation
  • Demonstrated ability to work autonomously and in a team environment.
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively (in both written & oral forms) to stakeholders and residents on matters which may be complex.
  • Demonstrated provision of consistently high-level customer service to internal and external customers.
  • Ability to complete ongoing planning which may involve some complexity, and actively contribute to work programs.
  • Demonstrated experience in problem-solving, solution focus, process improvement, and time management skills.
  • To be conscious of budgetary constraints and financial implications.
Essential Experience and Minimum Qualifications
  • Tertiary qualification in Environmental Health and Building, Building Surveying or related field and minimum of two (2) years of relevant work experience.
  • Registration with NSW Fair Trading at a minimum Registration level of Building Surveyor -Restricted (Class 1a & 10 buildings)
  • A sound working knowledge of NSW Planning Legislation as it relates to the position.
  • Demonstrated extensive experience in development assessment, assessment, and inspections of Class 1 and 10 Buildings under the National Construction Code as well as assessment of Section 68 matters including sanitary drainage
  • Class C Drivers Licence

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