Building Control Career Opportunities

  • London Borough of Tower Hamlets
  • London, UK
  • 20 May, 2021
Permanent, Full Time Building Inspector Building Control Building Surveyor

Job Description

We have opportunities in the following posts:

Building Control Team Leader
£51,163 - £54,175 + Market Supplement (£14,000 in the first year and £17,000 in the second year) Diverse range of challenging projects. Management position.

Principal Building Control Surveyor
£44,374 - £49,203 + Market Supplement (£10,000 in the first year and £12,500 in the second year) Diverse range of challenging projects. Opportunity to progress and manage

Building Control Engineer (Structures)
£41,465 - £44,374 + Market Supplement (£10,000 in the first year and £12,500 in the second year) Specialist advisor on structural issues. Dangerous Structure include out of hours allowance. Eurocode training provided, tuition fees paid

Building Control Surveyor (career grade):
• Level 3 - £41,607 - £48,576 + Market Supplement (£10,000 in the first year and £12,500 in the second year)
• Level 2 – £37,491 - £40,632 + Market Supplement (£8,000 in the first year and £9,750 in the second year)
• Level 1 – £31,731 - £35,949 + Market Supplement (£6,750 in the first year and £8,000 in the second year)

Route to professional membership

Building Control Trainee:
+ Market Supplement (£6,000 in the first year and £7,200 in the second year)

Tower Hamlets is one of the fastest growing Boroughs in Europe, responsible for a wide range of diverse projects from, high rise residential/office to rear extensions of people’s homes. We have the projects to inspire, motivate, develop and satisfy your professional aspirations. We have a professionally qualified management team to encourage you, while you learn and progress in a supportive environment.

Examples of projects: Consort Place 65 stories of residential/hotel/school, Millharbour phase 1, 4no. 100m high residential towers theatre and schools, Canary Wharf – Wood Wharf expansion including 14 storey office blocks residential towers (1 Park Place) floating restaurants and major out of Borough partnership projects such as Deanston Wharf, 323 residential apartments in Brentford and 700 residential accommodation in Romford, Essex. Not forgetting
approving the only Sky Pool in the world.

Other major projects are pending commencement, we require dedicated and committed professionals like you to assist us.

There are many benefits to working in Tower Hamlets Building Control, such as highly competitive salaries, borough wide parking permit, car allowance and mileage allowance and flexible working arrangements including working from home.

The Building Control department has been restructured to accommodate future demands, ensuring additional experience in the Team, while also future proofing the team with opportunities for all levels; we offer opportunities for you to learn, progress and manage to become a highly skilled professional. Whether you have a specialism in an aspect of Building Control, or you are a jack of all trades you will be tested here with innovative designs and concepts
not experienced in other Boroughs. We support and encourage you to achieve your true potential, job satisfaction and deliver benefits to the Tower Hamlets community to make a real difference for their heath, safety and welfare.

Drop-in session has been arranged for 11th May 2021 between 3.30pm and 5.30pm for people interested in joining us to talk to senior management. Email us for a teams meeting on building.control@towerhamlets.gov.uk 

Tower Hamlets are keen to support the Local Authority Building Control model within this very competitive market place.

For more information/apply online, visit our website www.towerhamlets.gov.uk/jobs 

Closing Date: 22nd June 2021 

Interview dates to be confirmed