Building Technician / Kaihoe Whakaae Whare
Rotorua Lakes Council CLOSES 25th January

Position Description

Looking for a fresh start in the new year? Rotorua Lakes Council are looking for a motivated team player with a working knowledge of the building industry to join our Building Services team early 2021.

As a Building Technician, your mission will be to support our processing team by vetting building consent applications and liaising with customers to address technical enquiries and resolve minor queries.

Our ideal candidate will have good understanding of building terminology with the ability to analyse and understand building plans, specifications and reports. You will be a great communicator and be comfortable using your communication skills to build rapport with both internal and external customers. Professionalism and accuracy will be a critical requirement of the role as will the ability to multi task and prioritise different types of work. 

This position would suit an individual looking to utilise your current building knowledge or as a stepping stone for someone considering a career change into the processing or inspecting space in the future. It is a busy and demanding environment so we welcome someone with a good sense of humour and positive attitude.

Te Kaunihera o ngā Roto o Rotorua (Rotorua Lakes Council) is committed to working in partnership with Te Arawa, our local iwi.  We aspire to being a bicultural organisation and we value staff who speak te reo Māori, have an appreciation of Māori values, and a working knowledge of tikanga Māori.

Think you’re up for the challenge?  Send us your application now!

Applications close Monday 25 January 2021