Compliance and Monitoring Inspector

$91,315 - $104,509 yearly
  • ACT Government
  • ACT Government Offices, London Circuit, Canberra ACT, Australia
  • 24 Jun, 2022
Full time Administrative, Clerical and Office Support Customer Service, Receptions, and Complaints

Job Description

Classification: Administrative Services Officer Class 6
Salary: $91,315 - $104,509 plus superannuation
Position No: 15348
Directorate: Chief Minister, Treasury and Economic Development
Advertised (Gazettal date): 23 June 2022
Contact Officer: Jonathan Swale on or (02) 6205 9639

Details: Do you want to help make Canberra a better place to live? Are you interested in implementing change? Do you want to help raise the quality of building in the ACT? This might be the opportunity for you. Applications are sought to fill the temporary position of Compliance and Monitoring Inspector in the Compliance, Monitoring and Inspections Team (CMIT).

Access Canberra is looking for a person with a unique combination of skills, knowledge, and behaviours to fill the role of Compliance and Monitoring Inspector in CMIT. In this role you will respond to complaints received by Access Canberra in relation to building and planning matters. You will conduct complex regulatory activities to assess compliance with the relevant Acts, Regulations, and technical building requirements, as well as on-site inspections and audits. The role requires extensive liaison and communication with a range of stakeholders, including owners of properties, construction professionals and complainants. You will assess and provide ACT building and planning legislation related advice on site to stakeholders while adhering to Access Canberra's engage and educate policy approach to resolving complaints.

Highly desirable for the role are excellent customer service skills, extensive knowledge of ACT building and planning legislation (including ACT development approval and building approval frameworks) and other relevant legislation, along with a very good understanding of Canberra building industry networks.

You will have a great team to work with and support you in one of the most diverse and interesting agencies in the ACT Government. If you are up for a professional challenge in an environment that will support your growth and development as a regulator then this is the role for you.

Please see the attached position description for an outline of the position's responsibilities.
The ACT Public Service supports workforce diversity and is committed to creating an inclusive workplace. As part of this commitment, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, people with disability, culturally diverse people and those who identify as LGBTIQ are encouraged to apply.

Eligibility/Other requirements:


  • Unrestricted Driver’s C-class Licence.
  • Permanent Resident of Australia.
  • This position does require a police criminal check.
  • Willingness to undertake the Certificate IV in Government (Investigations)


  • Knowledge of, or interest in, the building and planning area will be viewed favourably
  • ACT Occupational Health & Safety Construction Induction (White Card)
  • Certificate IV in Government (Investigations)

Note: A Merit Pool will be established from this selection process and will be used to fill vacancies over the next 12 months. Selection may be based on application and referee reports only.

How to Apply: If you think you’re up for it, send us your curriculum vitae including the details of two referee’s and a two-page pitch on why you think you’re the best person for this position outlining your experience and/or abilities against the key areas of skills, knowledge and behaviour as outlined in the Position Description.

Applications should be submitted via the Apply Now button below.

Job Closing Date

18 Jul, 2022