Building Control Surveyor

£44,280 yearly
  • Braintree District Council
  • Braintree, UK
  • 20 Mar, 2020
Permanent,   Full Time   Building Inspector Building Control Building Surveyor

Job Description

Building Control Surveyor

Up to £44,280 per annum

Salary dependent on experience and qualifications

Permanent, 37 hours per week

We have an exciting opportunity for a Building Control Surveyor to join our established Building Control team.

We are looking for an individual with proven experience of providing an effective and efficient Building Control operation within a designated area or district. Consideration will be given to candidates who are either a full member of RICS or CABE, working towards full membership or have proven relevant building control experience.

The ideal candidate will be responsible for undertaking all Building Control duties including plan checking for compliance with Building Regulations and associated legislation, site inspections, and the investigation of reports of dangerous structures and demolitions.

A good working knowledge and experience of building and construction is essential, as is an informed understanding and awareness of current relevant regulations and legislation. An excellent communicator with the ability to prioritise your own workload, you will be highly organised and capable of working both independently and as part of a team.

Why choose Braintree District Council?

Braintree District Council is a great place to work. We pride ourselves on our creative, innovative and forward thinking approach which is led by our staff and supported by strong stable leadership.

We are one of the fastest growing Districts in the East of England. As a Council our role is as a guardian of the place and its people, where residents live well in healthy and resilient communities, a well-connected district with high-quality homes delivered with the infrastructure and a place which attracts and provides good employment opportunities.

What benefits do we offer?

  • Lease Car Scheme subject to meeting scheme criteria
  • Local Government Pension Scheme Defined Benefit Scheme
  • Free Car Parking
  • Health and Wellbeing Programme
  • Payment of Professional Subscription
  • Staff Discounts
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • CareerPath
  • Flexible working opportunities

For further information about the post and to apply online, please visit our website www.braintree.gov.uk.

If you are interested in this position and would like an informal chat, please call Dave Jarvis, Building Control Manager on 01376 557781.

Closing date for receipt of completed applications: 21st April 2020.

Interviews will be held in week commencing w/c 4th May 2020.