Current Vacancies

​​​Current vacant positions at the Grey District Council will be listed below.

All applications must include a completed Grey District Council Job Application Form. These can be downloaded below:

Please click on the vacancy title for full details including application requirements.

Senior Building Control Officer - Permanent

Full Time

Location: Greymouth

Listed: 11 March 2019

Closing date: 26 March 2019

We are looking for an energetic and well organised person to assist us to meet our obligations in terms of administering the Building Act, Building Regulations, Building Code and other associated statutes.

Duties will include:

  • Ensuring all building work undertaken within the District is carried out to the required standard/regulations.
  • Providing land and building owners, trades people and members of the public with quality advice on building regulatory matters.
  • Contributing to Grey District Council’s accreditation and operation as a building consent authority.
  • Mentoring and supervising Building Control Officers.

We want to hear from you if you have:

  • NZ Diploma in a relevant field - Building Control Surveying, Architecture, Construction Management, or building science, Trade cert in Building/Plumbing/Drainlaying/Gasfitting
  • Residential 3 and Commercial 3 Competency in National Competency Framework (or able to be working towards)
  • An excellent understanding of the Construction Industry and Building Legislation
  • Good communication skills, written and oral, including report preparation, correspondence, negotiation with builders/owners etc

If this sounds like you and you want to work in a supportive and engaging environment, then please download the Job Description and application form from our website or contact the HR Team for more information at

All communication is confidential. Applications close at 5pm on Tuesday 26 March 2019

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