£34,788 - £37,849 yearly
Kettering Borough Council Kettering, UK
04 Dec, 2019
Permanent Full Time
If you’re seeking a challenging role within a busy team of Building Control professionals and an excellent chance to develop your career further, this could be the opportunity for you. Kettering is located within North Northamptonshire, one of the largest growth areas in the UK and our business base has recently been growing at five times the national average. We have plenty to keep us busy and plenty to be proud of. Our authority is in a strong financial position. It has a successful track record in delivering efficient and well managed services through the use of our unique budget framework. We have a balanced budget and robust financial management, having made our efficiency savings in the past 5 years, without the need for any service cuts or wholesale staff redundancies. Consequently, morale is high – it’s a good place to work. So if we sound like the type of team you’d like to be a part of, you will need to be an enthusiastic, customer focused, team player. Highly motivated, with proven communication skills and good commercial awareness, you will need the ability to deal with all aspects of building control work with minimum supervision.  You will have excellent customer service skills and be committed to helping develop our business towards further commercial success. You should be an experienced and confident Building Control professional, and be able to demonstrate a sound knowledge and understanding of construction, the Building Regulations and associated legislation. This role offers a comprehensive package of benefits including: flexible working hours, generous leave entitlements, Local Government Pension Scheme, free parking, government childcare voucher scheme and a commitment to training and development. A market supplement of up to £6,000 may be paid subject to qualifications, skills and experience.   Should you wish to discuss this position, please telephone George Parker, Building Control Team Leader on (01536) 534245. Additional Information Closing Date 18th December 2019 This posts attracts an Essential Car User Allowance. Interviews are due to be held on 7th & 9th January 2020.  We actively encourage applications from women, people from ethnic minorities, and people who perceive themselves to be disabled. This is to address an under representation of these groups. Kettering Borough Council is an Equal Opportunities Employer. Job Description / Person Specification Download the  Senior Building Control Surveyor (Job Description and Person Specification) Alternatively, application forms are available from Human Resources, Tel: (01536) 534341