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Assistant Building Inspector
Busy technical role

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Department: Victorian Building Authority
Work Type: Ongoing - full time
Job Function: Construction
Classification: VPSG3
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/ABI1
Closing Date: 19-Dec-2018
Salary Range: $66,699 - $80,987
Job Duration: N/A
File Attachment: No File Attached
Contact: Lisa Jessup
Contact Details: 96189151

Position Details
  • Are you a building inspector looking for a new challenge?
  • Are you an assistant inspector looking for the opportunity to move up and get qualified?
  • Would working for the industry regulator excite you?


An opportunity exists for you to build your inspections career here at the VBA. We are currently looking for inspectors to join the team to work on a variety of proactive building inspections. This position will give you variety, not only in the inspections side of the role but to also have input into policy and procedure reviews.

The Role

This diverse opportunity will see you working with a wide range of stakeholders, undertaking the full inspection function, which will include:

  • Conduct onsite inspections in relation to statutory functions and referred matters
  • Participate in the VBA's proactive inspection regime including planning and liaison with relevant stakeholders which may include periods of travel
  • Plan realistic and appropriate time-frames for inspections and the timely delivery of technical reports
  • Prepare targeted and detailed technical reports (under supervision for complex matters).
  • Provide input into a variety of matters including site inspections and assessment of relevant documentation
  • Provide assistance as required with policy and procedure reviews as per the requirements of relevant legislation, regulations or codes

Essential Criteria

  • Completed relevant studies to gain registration as a Building Inspector – Limited or Unlimited
  • Technical knowledge and skills relevant to providing assistance in compliance reviews, assessing building
  • Understanding of, Public Sector administrative processes, interpretation of legislation and the statutory obligations of the Victorian Building Authority complaints and achieve outcomes on building disputes
  • Current knowledge of the building industry regulatory framework of current codes, regulations and standards in Victoria and/or other Australian jurisdictions

If you are interested in this role, please Apply now or contact Lisa Jessup, Talent Acquisition Specialist on 9618 9151


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