Registered Building Practitioner Draftsman Build.Design
(Architectural) RBP Reg. No. DP-AD 21266 Victoria Aus.
Been back in NZ since Nov. 2012 in progress to Reg. in New Zealand, Catagory 1 and 2 at this stage.
Building Maintenance BOP
Residential building / light commercial repairs and new
Registered Building Practitioner
Build/design Building Commission Victoria. (13yrs Aus)
Department of Building and Housing New Zealand.
Australian State builders licence is equivalent to New Zealand L.B.P. under Trans Tasman Mutual Recognition Act. 1997.
(Kevin in process of application NZ for recognition of Aus. Licence)
Have BP Registration NZ Carpentry 1 Design 1 application being processed,
Carpentry and Design interviews completed.
Present situation. After 13 years in Victoria been back in NZ for 16 months. Have set up with own tools/vehicle doing carpentry/building, building maintenance in local district. Have just completed Waiheke Island house renovations.
Skills and knowledge:
Familiar with NZ Standards and Aus. Standards in building and
Construction. Can read plans and had training with asbestos removal/identification /aluminium manufacture/installation, milling/processing of timber in NZ and Aus. Radiate pine and hardwoods.
Fully conversant with Local Council requirements regards permits/planning issues. Skilled in structural issues and standards with buildings having worked with consulting engineers on numerous projects in NZ and Aus.
Competence in the following:
Follow established safety rules and regulations/maintain a safe and clean environment.
Verify trueness of structure, using plumb bob, level and laser PLS.
Shape or cut materials to specified measurements using hand tools, machines or power saw.
Study specifications in building plans to prepare layout and determine dimensions and materials required.
Assemble and fasten materials to make framework.
Build or repair doors, frame works, floors and other wooden fixtures used in buildings, using woodworking machines, carpenter's hand tools and other power tools.
Erect scaffolding and ladders for assembling structures and repair or replace using hand tools.
Install structures and fixtures, such as windows, frames, floorings and trim or hardware using carpenter's hand and power tools.
Select and order timber and other...