Building Control Surveyor

Building Control Surveyor

  • Location

    East Midlands

  • Sector:

    Building & Infrastructure

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £38000 - £45000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Sophie Doyle

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)151 666 8946

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • Duration:


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Due to an expansion in work load, our well established Client is looking to recruit a Building Control Surveyor on a permanent basis.

Our Client offers a variety of warranty schemes to support the construction requirements of Contractors and Developers UK wide.
This is a Home based role, however, there is Site travel across East Midlands required.

Duties of the post include, but are not limited to:
  • Inspecting homes currently being constructed and / or converted and working closely with Developers and Builders to ensure as far as is possible the works are in accordance with the Technical Manual and Building Regulations.
  • The successful candidate will be able to effectively self manage- forward planning own workload, to provide a responsive, helpful and professional service whilst maximising time spent on site.
  • Ongoing liaison with Surveyors and Management on technical matters - to ensure that standards are being maintained and procedures followed.
  • Recording inspection details on the data base and communicating comments to customers.
  • Carry out Developer assessments at the completion of projects.
  • Ongoing liaison with Developers / Clients / Builders, offering technical advice and guidance.
  • Provide advice to line Manager on technical areas so that team members are fully informed when dealing with potential clients.
  • Undertake any other duties as reasonably required.
  • Ensure inspections target a zero claims ratio.
Experience required:
  • Part / Full member of professional. Minimum Grades accepted: TechRICS / ACIOB / ACABE / LICWCI or similar.
  • Relevant BC, plan check, and site inspection experience or relevant Warranty experience, or a combination of both.
  •  In depth technical knowledge of Building Regulations and other relevant construction standards.
  •  Requires basic understanding of general insurance principals and terminology desirable.
  •  Understanding of Building Regulations and associated legislation.
  •  Ability to undertake site inspections to assess both quality and the cause/effect of building defects.
  • Commercial awareness and ability to work as part of a team.
  •  Ability to create not only good working relationships with other construction professionals but to be able to deal effectively with members of the public.
  •  The ability to meet deadlines and manage own workload within agreed parameters.
  •  Microsoft office proficient
  •  Demonstrable ability to use own initiative.
  •  Ability to motivate self and influence others.
  •  Excellent Customer Services skills and experience of Relationship Management.
  •  Full UK Driving Licence.

Should this role be of interest to yourself, or, should you require any more information.
Please Contact Sophie on 0151 666 8946 or apply now

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