Building Control Officers (circa £38k)

  • Trafford Council
  • Trafford, UK
  • 01 Nov, 2018
Full time Building Consultant Building Contractor Building Control Building Designer

Job Description

Building Control Officers (circa £38k)

Location - Trafford Town Hall, Talbot Road, Stretford, M32 0TH

A great opportunity has arisen for experienced Building Control Officer to join our team. Committed to putting our customers first to provide a high quality service, we are seeking enthusiastic and motivated individuals who can make a difference to the Building Control service we provide.

We are recruiting fully qualified Building Control Officers who will provide the full range of  building control duties, who are well organised and have a high level of professional ability.

About You

You will need to be a good communicator and negotiator and have the ability to deal with both professional individuals as well as members of the public who seek advice and who choose to use our service.

You should have a degree or equivalent relevant professional qualification and be a corporate member of an appropriate professional organisation such as CABE, CIOB or RICS.

You should also have experience of working with public and private sector bodies, investors, developers and other stakeholders.

This is a great opportunity for the right individual, with a proven track record of managing their own workload, working to deadlines with minimum supervision. You will need to have excellent record keeping and communication skills as you will be interacting with businesses, the general public and other external agencies.

About The Service

The service offers an interesting and sometimes challenging workload on standard domestic extension schemes through to experience on small and medium size commercial schemes.

Trafford’s Building Control team is part of the wider Regulatory Services Team that is based at Trafford Town Hall in Stretford. Trafford is a diverse and exciting place to work with excellent opportunities and varied workload. You will be joining a busy, friendly, and proactive team with opportunities to gain experience in a wide range of commercial settings.  


About Us


We are an equal opportunities employer committed to personal and professional development and our working environment at Trafford Town Hall is exceptional.  We have a total reward package available including:- local government pension scheme, car lease scheme, generous annual leave scheme, option to buy back additional annual leave, flexi-time, agile working, employee recognition awards, celebrating success scheme and a comprehensive health and wellbeing strategy.


If you would like further information about this role please contact Phil Jackson, Building Control Manager, on 0161 912 3076 /


To apply please send your CV and covering letter (stating how you meet the essential requirements we are looking for) to by 10am on Monday 19th November 2018