Senior Building Control Surveyor

  • Redcar and Cleveland Borough Council
  • Redcar, UK
  • 15 Mar, 2019
Full time Building Inspector Building Consultant Building Contractor

Job Description

This is Redcar and Cleveland. We are an ambitious council keen to build on our strong track record of innovation and partnership working, ensuring that we create a flourishing future for the borough and all of its residents. Key to this is a committed workforce who always gives their best. Offering a fast paced, progressive working environment, Redcar and Cleveland Borough Council is a great career move.

Redcar and Cleveland is an area of great contrasts with world class industries, market towns, visitor destinations, beautiful coastline and stunning countryside. The Council continues to invest in the area to create opportunities for investment and growth. Key to this work is the Growth, Enterprise and Environment Directorate which leads on our efforts to build upon successful investment and

develop an exciting growth programme that will bring long-term improvements to the local economy, create jobs and build vibrant communities.

The Council is looking to appoint two Senior Building Control Surveyors to join a small client focussed Building Control Team.

The successful candidate will deal with a full range of building control applications and related matters contributing to the delivery of a high quality, client focussed building control service. You will be responsible for the preparation of reports and records of inspections incorporating decisions made on site under delegated authority with regard to compliance with current and associated legislation. You will be responsible for the examination of plans and details submitted under the Building Regulations, checking for compliance with the requirements of those Regulations and associated legislation. You will carry out regular site inspections in respect of works in progress to ensure that the works accord with the approved plans and are in conformity with the requirements of the Building Regulations.

In addition, the post holder will support the management team by exercising professional and managerial responsibilities where required and assist in the professional development of junior staff through mentoring as they undergo training to become fully qualified surveyors.

The successful candidate will be RICS or CABE qualified and be able to demonstrate substantial experience at a senior level.

Self-motivated you should be able to work with limited supervision and respond to service and client needs.

The post holder is required to hold a full UK driving licence and access to a motor vehicle.

The council is an accredited Investors in People employer at gold level and holds ambassador status for the North East Better Health at Work Award.

We offer very attractive terms and conditions of employment, including generous annual leave entitlement, flexible working hours (where appropriate), membership of the Local Government Pension Scheme and access to numerous other salary sacrifice schemes and staff benefits/discounts, including a lease car scheme.

Closing date: 17th April 2019 @ 12pm

Salary

£32,233 - £34164