Building Control Officer

Building Control Officer

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Building & Infrastructure, Project Controls

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  • Salary:

    £43 - £47 per hour

  • Contact:

    Ollie Melton

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)151 666 8977

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

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Building Control Officer - Leicestershire - £45 per hour

A fantastic opportunity has arisen in Leicestershire for a Building Control Officer to join a Leicestershire based local authority on a contract basis.

The authority is easily accessible, being just off of the M1 and it is a team who are expanding due to a rise in demand of the service. There will be no shortage of work to be getting involved with including plan checking, site inspections, dangerous structures, demolitions, providing advice, marketing etc.
  • To check and process Building Regulation applications, dangerous structure notifications, and demolition notices
  • To inspect building works to ensure that such works comply with the requirements of the Building Regulations, structures that are reported as dangerous, and sites subject to demolition notices.
  • To investigate reports of unauthorised or defective work (Building Regulations), and take timely and appropriate action.
  • To provide pre-application advice.
  • In association with other team members, to actively promote and market the Councils Building Control service to ensure the financial viability of the team.
  • To attend court as a witness when required in cases relating to contravention’s of the Building Regulations, dangerous structures,  and any other legislation administered by the section.
  • Attend dangerous structures out of hours, for which additional payment will be made.
The council are offering a pay rate of £45 per hour for this role and are keen to get somebody in as soon as possible for a start.

To speak about this position or similar opportunities in this field, please contact Ollie Melton on 0151 666 8977 or email your CV today!

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