Building Adviser

Start your career working with a leading AssociationFriendly and supportive teamCanberra, Sydney or Hunter location The Housing Industry Association is Australia's peak private sector building industry body, representing residential builders, trade contractors, suppliers and related industry participants.  As a national industry organisation, HIA’s primary role is to represent and advance the interests of our members.The roleYou will be responsible for providing building and technical advice and assistance relating to technical, environmental, planning and OHS issues for residential builders, contractors, manufacturers and suppliers. You will be supported by industry experts to provide HIA's members with advice and assistance. You will also have the opportunity to contribute to industry committees and government submissions in building legislation and regulation.  This role may be based at our Hunter, Canberra or Sydney office. The personTo be successful in this role you will have strong networking and communication skills.  A qualification in a relevant field (such as building, construction management, engineering, building surveying) is required. You will have the ability to provide advice and respond to a range of building and technical enquiries (phone, face-to-face, online) in relation to building codes, standards and building products.  You will also have the ability to research and prepare written information on technical matters. Position Description

Building Adviser

  • Start your career working with a leading Association
  • Friendly and supportive team
  • Canberra, Sydney or Hunter location 

The Housing Industry Association is Australia's peak private sector building industry body, representing residential builders, trade contractors, suppliers and related industry participants.  As a national industry organisation, HIA’s primary role is to represent and advance the interests of our members.

The role

You will be responsible for providing building and technical advice and assistance relating to technical, environmental, planning and OHS issues for residential builders, contractors, manufacturers and suppliers. You will be supported by industry experts to provide HIA's members with advice and assistance. You will also have the opportunity to contribute to industry committees and government submissions in building legislation and regulation.  This role may be based at our Hunter, Canberra or Sydney office. 

The person

To be successful in this role you will have strong networking and communication skills.  A qualification in a relevant field (such as building, construction management, engineering, building surveying) is required. You will have the ability to provide advice and respond to a range of building and technical enquiries (phone, face-to-face, online) in relation to building codes, standards and building products.  You will also have the ability to research and prepare written information on technical matters. 

A full job description can be found in the Careers section on our website hia.com.au.

HIA employees enjoy a variety of benefits including the option to salary sacrifice up to two weeks annual leave, study assistance program, paid maternity leave and group insurance cover.  HIA employees are also able to access HIA member benefits such as HIA Vehicles and Corporate Health Insurance Plans.

If you are interested in joining our team, please click on the link to apply by 27 May 2019.