Building Control Surveyor

  • Central Bedfordshire Council
  • Shefford, UK
  • 10 Jun, 2019
Full time Building Inspector Building Consultant Building Control Building Surveyor Construction Management

Job Description

£33,123- £36,138 per annum, pro rata
+ £3,500 market supplement for suitable qualified and experienced candidates
Permanent, 37 hours per week,
Based at Priory House, Shefford
Ref: 8498

More about the role:

An opportunity to join the busy Building Control Team at Central Beds has arisen, to carry out building control plan appraisal, site inspections and enforcement.  This role helps support the growth agenda for Central Beds by delivering safe and secure buildings throughout our urban and rural district.  The team covers a busy area and there’s a variety of projects to deal with, from residential/domestic properties and large housing developments to commercial/complex buildings.

Working with builders, developers, agents and the public on a range of projects you will use your skills, qualifications and experience for plan checking and site inspection for Building Regulation compliance.  You must be professionally qualified or working towards RICS, CABE or equivalent with excellent customer skills and a focus on all projects achieving compliance. You’ll need good communication skills and an ability to express complex technical content succinctly and appropriately to differing audiences face to face, on site and via the phone/email.

If you’re up for a challenge, join the team to help us to continue to deliver our LABC national Building Excellence award winning service and award-winning projects, then please get in touch. We offer flexible and agile working, car allowance (up to £750pa) subject to annual mileage review and for the right candidates we offer a market supplement.

Central Bedfordshire 'A great place to live and work’, come and join our team and find your greatness.

For an informal discussion about this position, please contact: Samantha Holder at  or on 0300 300 5507 or Peter Keates or on 0300 300 4380

For queries related to the recruitment of this vacancy, please contact: The Recruitment Team at

Closing Date: 2nd July 2019
Interview Date: 9th July 2019

To apply for this role please press the APPLY NOW button or go HERE 

Central Bedfordshire Council is an equal opportunities employer. We welcome enquiries from everyone and value diversity in the workplace.

To maintain a fair and consistent approach for applicants, it is Central Bedfordshire Council's policy to only consider applications made via our online application system and we therefore thank you for not submitting your application offline.

If you do not have a CV to hand, please look on our website for a CV template that you can use to create your CV to apply for this role HERE 


£33,123- £36,138