Building Control Officer

job advert 


-       Mix of residential and commercial work

-       Large scale projects

-       Contribute to the community’s future


From the peaceful seaside town of Kawhia in the west to beautiful Lake Arapuni on the eastern boundary, nestled against the slopes of Mt Pirongia, Otorohanga district has it all. The district is centrally located, only two hours from Auckland, Tauranga and New Plymouth.

If you are keen on the outdoors, underground adventure at the Waitomo Caves, fishing out of Kawhia Harbour, surfing at Raglan and the ski fields of Mount Ruapehu are all within easy reach. Otorohanga is the Kiwiana Capital of New Zealand, and is a vibrant town that enjoys a range of services, cafes and boutique shops.

Otorohanga district is booming with plenty of commercial and residential development underway. There has been recent investment in a new medical centre, a themed playground, an urban community walkway and a nationally significant infrastructure project is just commencing.


An exciting growth period in our district is driving activity for the Building Control department, which has led to an opportunity for an experienced Building Control Officer to join the team.

To be successful in this role you will have:

-       A positive attitude

-       Excellent knowledge of NZ building industry legislation, building code and associated regulations

-       Skill in setting, prioritising and meeting timeframes

-       Interpersonal skills backed up by strong written and verbal communication

We are committed to investing in our people and supporting ongoing professional development, so this is a great opportunity to further your career.

To apply, send your CV and cover letter to

Applications close at 5pm on Monday 12th August.