Swimming Pool Inspector

About us
We are committed to working together for a thriving community. We do this by delivering over 130 services to our rapidly growing population and working hard to protect and improve what it is that makes Greater Geelong such a great place to live.  

We’re going through an exciting period of change that will help us serve our community better. From digital modernisation to the contemporary office we’re building in Central Geelong, now more than ever is a great time to join our diverse and inclusive team.

About the Role
In this role you will be working in the Building Services team to provide an effective and efficient service in relation to ensuring that swimming pools, spas and safety barriers are compliant with the building legislation as well as ensuring that commercial, industrial, public institutional, residential and ancillary buildings are assessed as required, taking the appropriate action as necessary. You will also be responsible for providing clients with a customer focused professional advisory service.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Ensuring that swimming pools, spas and safety barriers are compliant with the requirements of the Building Regulations including Building Amendment (Swimming Pool and Spas) Regulations 2019.
  • Assisting with the investigation and evaluation of building applications.
  • Ensuring that Statutory requirements, regulations and codes of practice are understood and applied consistently and fairly.
  • Participating in a program of inspections and field investigations to assist clients and to ensure fair and proper compliance with relevant legislation and policy.
  • Assisting in the coordination and input of various Government Departments and the General Public to meet deadlines as set.
  • This role will be required to participate in after hours on-call/availability service and roster overtime activities.

About you
To be successful in this role, you will have:

  • Tertiary qualifications required to obtain registration as a Building Inspector
  • Current registration as a Building Practitioner, Category of Building Inspector (Swimming Pool Inspector as the minimum level of registration)
  • Driver’s License
  • A proficient theoretical and practical knowledge and ability to interpret building and associated legislation and practices.
  • An understanding of the operation of Local Government and legal process within Victoria.

As a member of our team, you’ll enjoy the benefits of:

  • flexible work arrangements
  • paid parental leave (14 weeks)
  • a healthy and safe environment
  • our employee wellbeing program
  • discounted memberships at Swim Sport and Leisure facilities
  • career development opportunities.

Applications and Enquiries
Click the Position Description link to view more information about this position. Applicants must address the Key Selection Criteria as listed in the position description.

Applications close 5.00pm Wednesday 18 November 2020.

City of Greater Geelong values equal opportunity, fairness and enjoys a diverse and inclusive workforce. Applications are encouraged from people with a disability, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander descent, and people of all other cultural backgrounds.

09/11/2020 $0 South West & M5 Corridor 1 Construction
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