Building Inspectors at Kāinga Ora – Homes and Communities , Canterbury
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
- Join New Zealand's first national Building Consent Authority
- Focus on innovation, Auckland or Christchurch based
- Salary $85,306 + 5 weeks' annual leave and a suite of additional benefits
Mō mātou - Our Organisation
At Kāinga Ora, ours is the important responsibility of transforming New Zealand's housing choices, outcomes and the entire housing sector by creating homes and communities that allow New Zealanders to thrive.
What is exciting about working for Kāinga Ora is getting the chance to make a real and positive impact on New Zealanders' lives. With skills, planning and purposeful action, our people are creating the homes and neighbourhoods that will build the future of Aotearoa.
We are passionate about transforming New Zealand for the better. That includes being a trusted partner for Māori and iwi, protecting and enabling their rights, interests and aspirations under the guidance of Te Tiriti o Waitangi.
Ko tā mātou mahi - Our Role
Be part of exciting growth within Consentium, the Kāinga Ora Building Consent Authority which provides consenting services exclusively to Kāinga Ora. The team takes great pride in receiving the Innovator of the Year Award at the recent Building Officials Institute of NZ Excellence Awards.
Reporting to the Building Inspections Team Leader, you'll deliver quality, consistent and compliant inspections across the region. This will mean the right processes are being followed and referring to more senior members of the team when required. You'll manage your allocated workload through coordinating with your team mates, contractors on site, and other internal and external stakeholders. Your practical and positive approach, combined with relationship management and technical expertise, will support a high performing inspections environment where quality is the continued focus.
Ngā pūmanawatanga ōu - What you will bring
Along with sound judgement and decision making skills, a collaborative approach and outcomes focus, you must also demonstrate:
- Minimum 2 years of experience in building inspections in a construction management or building regulatory role, or equivalent industry experience
- A relevant building and or design qualification satisfying NZ Building (Accreditation of Building Consent Authorities) Regulations 2006 - Reg 18 requirements
- Existing Technical Competencies assessed using the National Competency Assessment System or equivalent
- Ability to develop and maintain partnership -driven relationships with internal and external stakeholders including the building sector and iwi
Nōu te rourou - What's in it for you?
We offer competitive salaries, five weeks' annual leave and a benefits package including a range of insurances, flexible working arrangements and career development. These benefits are described in more detail here https://careers.kaingaora.govt.nz/a-great-place-to-work/benefits.
As a Kāinga Ora - Homes and Communities employee, we want to make sure that you have all the tools and support you need. We want to ensure you are healthy and have work-life balance. We also want to support and grow your personal and career development through on-the-job learning, training courses, secondments and study opportunities.
Ō Tātou Uara - Our Values
Our values were developed by us, for us. They unite us as an organisation and guide how we work every day. Our values are:
- Manaakitanga - People at the Heart
- Mahi Tahi - Better Together
- Whanake - Be Bold
Tūhono mai - Join us
To view the position description and apply for this role, please follow the online process via http://careers.kaingaora.govt.nz. Please note: all applicants, including existing employees, need to follow this process. If you have any questions, please contact the recruitment team via Kaingaora.firstname.lastname@example.org
Applications close Friday, 28 January 2022.
We value diversity and are committed to working with each other and our customers in an inclusive and respectful way. We welcome applicants from all walks of life and appreciate the richness of experience that your point of difference brings to the organisation.
Ngā taipitopito tūranga mahi | Job details
|Employer:||Kāinga Ora – Homes and Communities|
|Position type:||Ongoing - Full Time|
|Category:||Primary industry, trade & manufacturing|
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|File links:||PD Building Inspector.pdf|
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