Plumbing & Drainage Inspector (Readvertised)

Job No: BRC0285
Location: Bathurst

About the role

Bathurst Regional Council is currently seeking applications for the full time position of Plumbing & Drainage Inspector within the Environmental, Planning & Building Services Department.  The successful applicant will be within Council’s Plumbing and Drainage Section ensuring that all plumbing and drainage works are in accordance with standards.

The position of Plumbing and Drainage Inspector will provide technical and administrative input over installations carried out on private property by licensed plumbers and drainers. This position ensures that all installations, including materials and workmanship of such type are carried out and completed satisfactorily and in accordance with the provisions and requirements of AS/NZS 3500 Plumbing and Drainage Code and the National Construction Code.

Key Requirements

  • A current Plumbing and Drainage Licence or tradesperson certificate (Journeyman). 
  • A current Class C NSW Driver’s Licence.
  • General Construction Induction Card (White Card).
  • Demonstrated experience in the interpretation and enforcement of AS/NZS 3500 Plumbing and Drainage Code and the National Construction Code.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • A sound knowledge of relevant legislation.
  • Excellent customer service & interpersonal skills.

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This position requires a pre employment health assessment which includes a functional, audio and drug & alcohol screen.

Salary: $1,304.65 to $1,370.70 per week + super 

Position Status: Permanent Full Time 

Hours of work: 35 hours per week with an RDO every third week

Application closing date: Sunday 27 November 2022, at 11.30pm

Contact Officer: Richard Denyer - 02 6333 6276

Bathurst Regional Council is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply.

How to Apply

To submit your application for this position, please complete the questionnaire below. You will then be prompted to attach your resume and copies of any relevant qualifications (please note, attaching a resume is mandatory). You must have the right to live and work in Australia to apply for this job. 

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About Bathurst Regional Council

Congratulations on taking the first step toward joining one of the Bathurst Region’s largest employers! Bathurst Regional Council employs over 400 staff in a diverse range of careers and provides a large range of services to our community. Working for Council is a stimulating and rewarding career option, providing the opportunity to be part of a team contributing to shaping the success and future of our Region.

Bathurst really is the best of both worlds – a beautiful country lifestyle just two and a half hours from Sydney. Bathurst is Australia’s oldest inland settlement located just over 200 kilometres west of Sydney on the Macquarie River. The region is conveniently located with effective transport links to Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane and Canberra and there is no shortage of things to see and do if you want to explore or take a lazy Sunday drive.