Green Star Certified Assessor - Communities

  • Technically review, consider, and recommend, whether project documentation submitted to the GBCA for Green Star certification meets the requirements within the criteria of the Green Star - Communities rating tool, in order for projects to obtain a certified rating.
  • Ensure that all projects are assessed in an independent, equitable and robust manner in accordance with best practice methodologies as outlined by the GBCA within the Green Star rating tools, the GBCA website, and the Assessment Panel Manual.

The GBCA is recruiting for Green Star Certified Assessor roles for the Green Star – Communities rating tool.

Multiple positions are available.

About the role

We are excited to offer this inspiring opportunity to help shape the outcomes of communities within Australia. Certified Assessors play a pivotal role in Green Star by reviewing, considering and recommending whether project documentation submitted to the GBCA for a Green Star rating, meets the requirements in order to obtain the desired rating. Integral to the decision-making process, feedback from Certified Assessors is also used to review rating tools and provide clarification on technical issues. The Certified Assessor ensures that each Green Star submission is assessed in an objective, fair and robust manner by following the methodology outlined in the procedures set by the GBCA.
Assessments are usually conducted by teleconference. Professionals from all parts of Australia are encouraged to apply. The position will be offered on a yearly consultancy basis.

About you

  • Tertiary degree in a field of study related to one or more of the following specialties:
  • Planning (urban / town planning, environmental planning, urban design) 
  • Architecture (architecture, landscape architecture, etc.)
  • Engineering (environmental, civil, spatial etc.)
  • Science (environmental, environmental management, ecology, biology, geography etc )
  • Construction Management
  • Or similar built environment-related discipline.
  • Currently licensed or are a registered professional in preferred specialty area. Other professional certifications as relevant to area of expertise. 
  • Achieve and maintain Green Star Accredited Professional status for the relevant Green Star streams for which assessments are being conducted.

How to apply

Please email and include the following:

  • Subject line of email: Green Star – Communities Certified Assessor Application: [Candidate name]
  • Current Curriculum Vitae
  • A cover letter that addresses all the Selection Criteria outlined within the Position Description. Address cover letter to Green Star Operations Transformation Manager.

For more information and a copy of the position description please contact Derian Perada at