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Permits Administrator | Residential Builder

Permits Administrator | Residential Builder

Job Title: Permits Administrator | Residential Builder
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Melbourne
Industry: Construction
Reference: PR210104
Contact Name: Pippa Rickett
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 13, 2021

Job Description

Permits Administrator 

A successful residential builder established for over 30 years, currently building around 1000 homes per year. They have plenty of work in the pipeline and offer a good variety of builds across H&L, custom builds and medium density projects. A family feel business where you can expect to enjoy a supportive work environment working as part of a tight knit team with a work hard / play hard ethos. 

With plenty of work upcoming, they are seeking a Permits Administrator to join their team.

The Role: 

As the Permits Administrator your will be responsible for issuing of permits and making sure that this is done the the highest quality within the set timeframes. 

Reporting to an experienced and supportive Operations Manager your responsibilities will include:
  • Liaising with relevant stakeholders both internal and external
  • Ensuring projects comply with planning schemes and building regulations
  • Applying for permits and coordinate the approvals process
  • Maintaining accurate documentation and file management 
  • Ensuring efficient workflow and that timelines are met

About You

To be successful in this role, you will have:
  • 2+ years’ experience in a similar role for a residential builder 
  • A qualification relevant to the construction industry is preferred
  • Great organisational skills and the ability to multitask
  • Ability to work to deadlines and manage your own workflow
  • Strong knowledge of permits and local regulations
  • Be a reliable team-player with a can-do attitude 

You can expect to be rewarded with a competitive starting salary as well as a great team of people to work with and genuine job satisfaction and work/life balance. A team who are passionate about what they do but don't take themselves too seriously and regularly celebrate success.

If this sounds like the job for you please apply now or call Pippa Rickett on 03 8535 3100 for a confidential chat.