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Building Projects Officer

About the role
As the Building Projects Officer, you will be responsible for the coordination of service and building contracts and building projects. This role involves supporting the operations of Council’s building services functions through a customer focused approach. Overseeing the inspection of buildings and facilities, making recommendations for repair and maintenance works, and when required, undertaking and supervising emergency works.


In addition, the role requires a proactive approach towards commercial building construction projects and maintenance to ensure each project is carried out in accordance with the approved design, plans and specifications, budget allocations and time constraints. Whilst the diverse range of building and maintenance projects may not be big in scale, they will certainly keep you busy and make a difference to our community and Council.

Projects may include refurbishments, alterations and additions to any of Councils buildings including sporting facilities and buildings, aquatic centres, administration and operational facilities, community buildings and heritage buildings.

About you
To be successful in this position you will possess Tertiary qualifications in Building and Construction (Building) or equivalent and/or trade qualification (Certificate IV) coupled with solid experience in construction and project management. Your contemporary industry knowledge and experience in commercial building construction and/or maintenance will be an asset to the team.

You will have a proven ability to coordinate building contractors for multiple commercial building projects, whilst working within defined budgets and timeframes.

In addition, you will possess excellent interpersonal skills and have a proven record of effectively managing a dynamic workflow in order to meet the needs, expectations and deadlines of organisational stakeholders.


This is a permanent full-time position working 38 hours per week with a salary range between $81,834 up to $90,835 per year based on demonstrated competencies + super.  

  • Monthly RDO
  • Ongoing training and development
  • Access to our Healthy Employee Program (HEP): including reduced gym memberships and subsidies for programs that improve health and wellbeing
  • Long Service Leave after five years


If after reading the role charter you have any questions, contact Geoff Wilton, Operations Manager Building Services, on 02 4934 9610.

Applications close: Sunday 10 July 2022

Please note, prior to an offer of employment being made, recommended candidates will be required to undertake a medical assessment (including drug and alcohol testing). Council also completes a range of other pre-employment checks which may include reference checks, psychometric testing and criminal history check. For more information about the recruitment process, search ‘work with us’ on our website.

We are a 2022 Circle Back Initiative Employer – we commit to respond to every applicant.

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  • Job type:Graduate Jobs
  • Disciplines:

    Engineering, Engineering Aerospace Aeronautical, Engineering Chemical

  • Locations:

    New South Wales,

  • Closing Date:11th Jul 2022, 12:00 am


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