Trainee Building Surveyor Job at Canterbury-Bankstown Council – Australia

Have you just finished year 12 and are looking for an exciting opportunity to commence a career in Local Government? An exciting opportunity exists for a talented and motivated individual to be a part of our Trainee, Apprentice and Graduate Program as a Trainee Building Surveyor.

Here at CBCity

The City of Canterbury Bankstown is one of the most culturally, socially and economically diverse communities in Sydney. Located just nine kilometres southwest of the Sydney CBD, Canterbury Bankstown’s 41 suburbs form a highly urbanised metropolitan environment.

The Role

Some of the responsibilities include:
Undertake mandatory building inspections.

Undertake certification, development assessment and building compliance tasks in accordance with the relevant legislation and Council’s adopted policies and procedures.

Attend to members of the public at the counter and on the telephone.

Prepare correspondence, reports and memorandums in relation to development, building inspection reports, building compliance and other matters.

Coordinate comments from other areas, both inside and outside Council, relating to development, certification, building compliance and other matters.

(Full list of accountabilities located in the PD)

The opportunity is offered on a Temporary Full-Time basis, for 1 Year. Core hours days/hours of work Monday-Friday 9:00am-5:00pm.

You will have:
Class C drivers licence.

Undertaking studies related to building surveying/certification.

Demonstrated interest in gaining technical knowledge and experience related to relevant Acts and other statutory controls.

Demonstrated interest in gaining experience in the assessment of construction certificate applications and complying development applications.

  • Salary from $38,620 per annum + 10.5% super.

By joining our team, you will evolve within a dynamic and welcoming organisation that puts the community at the heart of everything we do. We value diversity and inclusion and encourage all members of the community to apply.

Our employees enjoy a wide range of benefits including:
Flexible start and finish times.

Work/Life balance environment.

Temporary Full-Time & 35 hour working week.

Central Bankstown location (close to public transport).

4 weeks annual leave, per year of service

For more information, please contact Elleni Andreopoulos at [email protected]

You will need to submit your application via the ‘Apply’ button below and create a login using your email address and upload a;

Resume; and

Cover Letter explaining your suitability for the role.

Applications close at 11:59 pm on Sunday October 2 2022.

Canterbury Bankstown Council is an equal opportunity employer committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity and inclusion. We want our workplace to reflect the diverse community we serve. We encourage applications from all backgrounds, experiences and abilities; this includes people with disability, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders, the LGBTQI community and people from culturally diverse backgrounds. If you require assistance, please advise the contact person at the time of your application.

Successful applicants may be required to undertake a Criminal History Check, Medical and/or Working with Children check in accordance with the position.

Council is committed to ensuring the health, safety and wellbeing of all team members and other workers. Our COVIDSafe Workplace Policy requires all team members to be up to date with their COVID-19 vaccination status before commencing employment with Canterbury-Bankstown Council. Council defines ‘up-to-date’ to include having had a third dose of an approved COVID-19 vaccine. Medical exemptions are only available if you are unable to be vaccinated due to genuine medical contraindications and may be subject to further review. Applications for a medical exemption will be managed in accordance with Council’s COVIDSafe Workplace Policy.

About the Company

Company: Canterbury-Bankstown Council –

Company Location:  Australia

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