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Building Control Officer


Reference: 3651356

Our wonderful district is growing as more and more people recognize the benefit of making this fabulous lifestyle destination their home. This increase in demand is keeping our accredited Building Control Team busy and with no end in sight we need more Building Control Officers to join us in supporting this exciting period of growth in our district.

If you have experience or a strong interest in working within a building controls environment preferably within a local authority and are keen to work in this busy, diverse and professional team then this could be a perfect opportunity for you. With strong development in our district, a supportive and positive working environment and an organisation which values it's customers and it's people there has never been a better time to make the move to Whangarei and join our team.

Candidates should be qualified in (or working towards) a relevant course of tertiary study for Building Control Officers. Candidates not yet on an approved study pathway may still be considered if they are able to demonstrate the ability and strong motivation to attain a tertiary level qualification while working. All candidates should also be able to demonstrate a high level of competence in the use of technology and be able to adapt to new technology quickly.

In addition applicants will be required to demonstrate excellent communication skills, the ability to relate well to others and understand customer needs and have a desire to be part of a progressive, hardworking and fun team.

Whangarei is a district on the rise. It is Northland's only city and largest commercial centre. Nestled between the forest clad hills at the heart of the beautiful Whangarei Harbour, nowhere in the district is more than 40 kilometres away from our spectacular coastline and commuting to WDC's CBD location is a breeze.

At Whangarei District Council we take our reputation as a lifestyle destination seriously and consider a range of flexible working and work/life balance options for those that want to work in a professional and progressive environment while still having the time to take advantage of everything our district has to offer.

With median house prices currently at around $430,000, reputable schools, an outstanding natural environment and great, constantly developing facilities there's a lot that'll make you 'Love it Here!'

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Human Resources team on: (09) 430 4200 or 0800 932 463.

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