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Building Team Leader, Inspections - Ref 100

We are looking for an enthusiastic Team Leader who has what it takes to succeed in a dynamic and challenging role.  As a senior member of the Building team, you will provide leadership and coaching to the team to provide the best service to both external and internal customers.

 To be successful in this role you will have:

  •  A relevant professional or tertiary qualification acceptable under Regulation 18  (Building  (Accreditation of Building Consent Authorities) Regulations 2006)
  • Assessed, under the National BCA Competency Assessment system as currently competent to undertake some inspection types (full range of building categories desirable)
  • Understand the New Zealand building consent regulatory framework, the Local Government environment, and demonstrated knowledge of relevant legislation
  • Exemplary communications skills, time management and an eye for detail
  • Demonstrated leadership skills and success in the development of high performing teams
  • Strong interpersonal skills with a demonstrated commitment to customer service
  • A current and valid New Zealand Driver’s Licence

Working for the Kāpiti Coast District Council means being part of a caring, dynamic and effective customer-focused team who make a positive difference in the community we serve.  If you’d like to be part of the team, contact us now!

Enquiries about this position should be directed to Katharine Wheeler, Building Control Manager, on 04 296 4700 or free phone 0800 486 486.

Applicants will need to undergo the usual pre-employment checks, including drug and alcohol screening and police, criminal history and credit checks.  Please note you must be eligible to work in New Zealand.

Applications close 12.00 noon, Friday 23 June 2017.  Please email your cover letter, CV, completed Council Application, Criminal History Check, Credit Check and Police Vet forms, copy of your work visa (if applicable) and Drivers Licence marked “Team Leader, Inspections - Ref 100” to judy.rennie   

Job Description

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Application and Security Check forms:

Application Form (PDF)
Application Form (WORD)
Criminal History Check Form (Please note:  This form is provided by the Ministry of Justice and is available in PDF only)
Police Vetting Form (Please note:  This form is provided by New Zealand Police and is available in PDF only)
Credit Check Form (PDF)