Building Practitioners Board

  • Company:
    Govt NZ Jobs
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  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    4 weeks ago
  • Category:
    Govt Jobs
  • Job Type: Ongoing – Part Time
  • Category: Boards and Governance
  • Location: Other
  • Date Advertised: 03-MAR-20
  • Job Reference: MBIE/1451956
  • Job Title: Building Practitioners Board
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  • Summary:

On behalf of the Minister for Building and Construction, the Ministry for Business, Innovation and Employment is seeking applications from candidates who are interested in bringing their successful background and experience to the role of member of the Building Practitioners Board (BPB).

The BPB is responsible for the Licensed Building Practitioners (LBP) Scheme. The Board is responsible for approving rules relating to LBPs, investigating complaints against LBPs and hearing appeals against decisions of the Registrar in accordance with the Building Act 2004 (the Act).

The BPB is now seeking a new member. We welcome applications from candidates who are highly experience from one of the building trades. Candidates should be able to demonstrate some or all of the following:

  • candidates who are registered and have a current practising licence. Expressions of interest are especially encouraged from LBPs in other areas, such as roofing or foundations.
  • a thorough knowledge of the Act and the Building Code
  • disputes resolution experience


This is a contestable process and applications will be assessed according to the skills and experience the Board requires at this particular time.

MBIE is committed to considering candidates from a diverse range of backgrounds, including ethnicity, age, gender, and geographic locations, to enable the Board to be

Candidates wishing to apply should complete the expression of interest form and enclose a copy of their CV and submit a cover letter outlining why they wish to be a member of the BPB. Please complete refer to the attached position description for more details.

Applications close on Monday, 9 March 2020.

For enquiries about the position, please contact