Senior Building Control Surveyor

  • Shropshire Council
  • Shropshire, UK
  • 22 May, 2019
Full time Building Inspector Building Consultant Building Contractor Building Control Building Designer

Job Description

Salary £39,961.

  • Plus 15% market supplement (£5994.15)
  • Plus £4,000 “Golden Hello” welcome package and
  • Plus £4,000 contribution towards relocation expenses.

Our offer:-

  • 27 days annual leave plus bank holidays, with 5 days extra awarded to those staff with 5 years local government service giving a maximum of 32 days a year
  • Flexible working arrangements.
  • Local Authority Contributory Pension.
  • Agile /home working options.
  • Great Location.

Shropshire Council is located in an area of outstanding natural beauty. We are proud of our customer service levels and our priority is to work collaboratively to ensure the best possible customer experience for all residents and businesses.

We are looking for a Building Control Surveyor to provide building regulation advice and guidance in a forward thinking, and customer focused environment. We are entering an exciting phase of growth and are interested in hearing from applicants with a commercial focus who are keen to develop and grow our business.

This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced Building Control Surveyor to join our high performing team and be responsible for delivering a full range of daily Building Control duties in a highly competitive environment.  This will include supporting the Building Control Manager in the development and implementation of our growth strategy for building control services, as well as investigating and implementing new innovative ways to grow our business.

The ideal candidate will be an enthusiastic and highly motivated person, preferably qualified to RICS/CABE/IFE status or equivalent. You will be capable of delivering a first class technical service to our key client across a range fo developments from small domestic, residential and commercial projects.   You will understand the importance of developing relationships and have excellent communication, business and commercial skills with a proven track record of delivering excellent customer care whilst ensuring full compliance with relevant standards and codes of practice and  in accordance with the Building Control Performance Standards and an LABC accredited Quality Management System (QMS).

You must also have experience and understanding of the process involved in the enforcement of the Building Act 1984 relevant to Dangerous Structures, Demolitions and the current Building Regulations.

We value the importance of career development in a team environment and will fully support you to achieve and maintain a good level of CPD and competencies required to deliver the service, which is essential to your own development and our quality of service.

We offer a very attractive package commensurate with the candidate's qualifications, experience and ability - including a competitive salary, reviewable 15% Market Supplement Golden Hello, relocation contribution, travelling allowance, contributory pension, flexible working and training / CPD support as required.

If you have a positive, team working approach to service delivery and wish to work in an attractive part of the country this is an excellent opportunity to develop your skills and make a real impact in improving our services. 

For an informal chat about this role, please contact; Phil Russell Building Control Manager on 01743 258752. For further details and job description and to apply for this role please visit our website







Salary £39,961. Plus 15% market supplement (£5994.15) Plus £4,000 “Golden Hello” welcome package and Plus £4,000 contribution towards relocation expenses.