Building Control Surveyor

Building Control Surveyor

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Building & Infrastructure

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £35000 - £50000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Curtis Sanderson

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)151 666 8958

  • Job ref:

    BC and Warranty - Ipswich & Essex

  • Published:

    12 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:


A leading approved inspector and warranty provider is seeking an experienced Building Control Surveyor to service key clients in South Suffolk and Essex. 

You will be joining an established team of surveyors for one of the UK’s most reputable AI’s, who inspect and sign-off properties from both a building control and structural warranty perspective. As a minimum, this role requires part membership of a relevant professional organisation (ACABE, ARICS, ACIOB).

Typical Responsibilities:
  • Inspecting homes being constructed and / or converted, working closely with developers and builders to ensure as far as is reasonably possible works are in accordance with the Technical Manual and Building Regs.
  • Effectively self manage, by forward planning own workload, to provide a responsive, helpful and professional service whilst maximising time spent on site.
  • Recording inspection details on the database and communicating comments to clients
  • Carry out developer assessments at the completion of projects
  • Ongoing liaison surveyors and management on technical matters to ensure that standards are being maintained and procedures adhered to.
  • Ongoing Liaison with Developers / Clients / Builders, offering technical advice and guidance 
Person Specification:
  • Part or Full member of professional organisations: RICS / CIOB / CABE / Similar
  • Relevant BC, plan check, and site inspection experience or relevant Warranty experience
  • In depth technical knowledge of Building Regs and other relevant construction standards
  • Requires basic understanding of general insurance principals and terminology desirable
  • Ability to undertake site inspections to assess both quality and the cause/effect of building defects
  • Full UK Driving Licence
  • Able to fulfil the mobility requirement of the RMS role: Moving around a site, climbing ladders, working at height, drive reasonable distances
This is a reputable organisation offering competitive salaries, impressive benefits package including car allowance, and a flexible approach to working. Please get in touch with Curtis Sanderson (Principal Consultant) for more info – 01516668958 / curtiss @

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