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Building Auditor (Energy Efficiency)

• 2 Year Fixed Term Opportunity
• Culture underpinned by ‘Building Confidence’
• Contribute technical expertise to the VBA’s Improving As-built compliance energy efficiency project

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Department: Victorian Building Authority
Work Type: Fixed term - full time
Job Function: Regulatory, Governance and Compliance
Classification: VPSG5
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/BA/6036
Closing Date: 29-Apr-2018
Salary Range: $93,867 - $113,572
Job Duration: 2 Years
File Attachment: pd - c&rs - r&e - building auditor (energy efficiency) - pn6036 - grade 5 - april 2018.docx
Contact: Shaun Breaden - Team Leader, Building Audit
Contact Details: 03 9618 9121

Position Details

The Building Auditor (Energy Efficiency) has primary responsibility for delivering technical knowledge and application to the inspection, assessment and reporting of building issues for the VBA's Improving As-built compliance energy efficiency Building Audit Project. This position supports the Team Leader, Building Audit to ensure the operational function is being carried out with technical accuracy.


Key Selection Criteria

To be successful in this position, you will need to demonstrate:

  • Demonstrated detailed knowledge of energy efficiency principles, the building industry regulatory framework, regulations and standards in Victoria and/or other Australian jurisdictions.
  • Demonstrated experience in conducting site inspections in a regulatory environment.
  • Experience in, or good understanding of, public sector/Government administrative processes, interpretation of legislation and the statutory obligations of the Victorian Building Authority are desirable.
  • Demonstrated ability to provide high quality advice, and build and maintain effective relationships with a range of stakeholders, including the ability to influence to achieve effective outcomes.
  • Ability to proactively identify opportunities for generating workplace innovation, fostering a culture of continuous improvement, and taking responsibility for initiating outcomes.


Why work for the VBA?

Work for the Victorian Building Authority (VBA) and you will join a values-based organisation who invests in employees. Our value: We Problem Solve, We Work as One and We Deliver.


Benefits of working for the VBA include:

  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Employee health and wellbeing initiatives
  • Employee learning and development opportunities


To find out more about why it's great to work for the VBA, visit 'Careers' at 

Salary Details

Base salary in the Grade 5 range of $93,867 – $113,572 per annum (plus 9.5% super), will be negotiated with the successful candidate, depending on skills and experience.


Application Process

For full job details and to apply, click 'Apply Now' below.


The VBA job application process requires you to:

  • Upload your current resume, cover letter, proof of your right to work in Australia (citizenship or residency document or Australia working visa) and any qualifications relevant to the role.
  • Complete the questionnaire provided after you click ‘Next' at the bottom of the application page
  • Candidates are not required to address all selection criteria, only those listed in the questionnaire. 
  • Only electronic applications submitted via will be accepted
  • Standard recruitment practice applies, which may include interviewing, skills/competency testing, reference checking and/or other selection processes.


Applications due by midnight on Sunday 29 April 2018.


No agencies please.

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