Senior Health & Building Surveyor

Mid Western Regional Council Full Time Permanent 12/02/2019
  • 35 hours/week, Rostered day off and leaseback vehicle
  • Permanent full time role
  • Above award salary offered to outstanding applicants

Mid-Western Regional Council is an award winning organisation located 3.5 hours from Sydney and home to more than 24,000 people. The Council area includes the historic towns of Gulgong, Kandos, Mudgee and Rylstone and many smaller rural centres. Combining country charm with a city's worth of things to do, the region offers a quality lifestyle in a dynamic and growing economic environment.

A fantastic opportunity exists for a skilled and experienced Building Surveyor, with extensive experience in Local Government and A1 or A2 level Building Professional Board accreditation, to join our team at Mid-Western!

Employed as a Senior Building Surveyor within Council's Health and Building Team, you will be responsible for carrying out the functions of a Principle Certifier on behalf of Council.

The role involves, but is not limited to:

  • Coordinating programs and undertake inspections as required to ensure Council meets its obligations regarding legislative requirements;
  • Issuing Part 4A Certificates and assess Development Consents for minor developments;
  • Providing technical health and building expertise and advice to the Manager Health and Building, other staff and the public on those related matters.

It is required the successful candidate will be an excellent communicator as you will provide technical and policy advice to persons of all levels and be confident in negotiating conflict to achieve satisfactory outcomes. Having the ability to provide supervision and mentor team members will be treated favourably.

We offer a salary range of $3135-$3528 gross per fortnight (dependent on skills, qualifications and experience) plus superannuation, over a 19 day month with long service leave after 5 years. A leaseback vehicle will be made available to the successful candidate.

Mid-Western Regional Council is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity. We encourage all suitable applicants to apply. Applicants must be eligible to work in Australia to apply for any positions with Council.

Prior to applying, please read the "How to Apply Guide"

Please note - you must address the selection criteria contained in Position Description for your application to be considered.

For further information contact:

Josh Baker, Manager Health & Building - (02) 6378 2865.

Kim Stanton or Melanie Nelson, Human Resources Officers - (02) 6378 2943

To apply for this job go to: "" & enter ref code: 4567034. Applications close 12 March 2019