Senior Building Services Advisor

  • Company:
    New Zealand Government
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  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    17 hours ago
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Be the builders of change in the building system!Apply your extensive knowledge of mechanical & hydraulic services and the building code in this supportive team environmentBe involved in an exciting and high-priority work programmeBe part of the biggest reform of the building regulatory system in the last 15 years. We are looking for a Senior Building Services Advisor to help us create a better building sector – not only for those in the industry, but for all New Zealanders. Play your part in shaping one of New Zealand’s leading sectors that employs 250,000 workers and is set to contribute more than $41 billion to New Zealand’s economy in 2023.About the roleWe’re looking for a senior building services advisor to help us shape and set the performance requirements of the Building Code, specialising in mechanical and hydraulic services.What we doThe Building System Performance branch, within MBIE, is the central regulator and steward of New Zealand’s building and construction system. It sets the strategic direction for the building system as well as providing policy and technical advice on rules, regulations and legislation for the building system to meet New Zealand’s current and future needs.A key priority for the Building Code team in the coming year is supporting the Building for Climate Change programme and introducing the first changes, which are an update to some key H1-Energy Efficiency settings.What you will bringTo be our senior building services advisor, specialising in mechanical and hydraulic services, you’ll need to demonstrate significant experience with the design, installation or inspection of mechanical and hydraulic services.You may have been working in private practice, a local council, or teaching the subject at a tertiary provider. You’ll have a deep understanding of domestic and commercial service applications and compliance options. If you also have piped services or gas installation experience this would be an advantage to your application.For more information about this role, please visit our MBIE careers site to view a copy of the job description and specifications.Come work with smart and driven people that want to make a differenceWe are committed to providing more contemporary, flexible ways of working so our people can work in a way that best suits them, their work and their life. That includes giving our people more choice about when, how and where they work.Click on the APPLY button below in order to start the online application process. For tracking and evaluation purposes, all applications must be submitted via our on-line process.We are open to having the position based in Wellington, Christchurch or Auckland; please note your location preference in your cover letter.We welcome your enquiries regarding this role. Please feel free to email Lapulou on quoting MBIE/1481228.Applications close at 5pm Friday 25 September 2020#LI-MBIE