Job Details

Internal Reviewer
• Ongoing, VBA Grade 5
• Culture underpinned by ‘Building Confidence’
• Convenient location, close to public transport

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Department: Victorian Building Authority
Work Type: Ongoing - full time
Job Function: Legal
Classification: VPSG5
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/IR10224
Closing Date: 25-Sep-2017
Salary Range: $92,253 - $111,619
Job Duration: N/A
File Attachment: pd - s&p - ir - internal reviewer - g5 - 1022 - august 2017.docx
Contact: Shobini Mahendra - Manager, Internal Review
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Position Details

We are seeking an experienced professional who will support the Manager, Internal Review to discharge the Victorian Building Authority's (VBA) internal review function by reviewing mainstream building practitioner discipline and registration decisions under the Building Act 1993.

The primary purpose of the role is to examine facts and evidence, assess competing arguements, and apply legislation to recommend consistent and sound decisions.

Key Selection Criteria

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

  • Admission or eligibility for admission to the legal profession in an Australian jurisdiction (that is, an Australian lawyer) will be highly regarded.
  • Experience working within legislative and regulatory regimes, applying principles of procedural fairness and impartial decision making to disciplinary or investigative processes within a Government, compliance or law enforcement environment.
  • Sound conceptual, analytical and systematic thinking skills, with demonstrated ability to interpret and apply legislation, examine evidence and make sound recommendations.
  • Demonstrated ability to build effective relationships with a diverse range of stakeholders.
  • Ability to provide clear and concise reasons for recommendations in plain language, with attention to detail.


Salary Details

Salary package Grade 5 in the range of $92,253 - $111,619 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, 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 5on on Monday 25 September 2017

No agencies please.

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