Assistant/Building Control Surveyor

  • West Lindsey Council
  • West Lindsey District, UK
  • 16 Oct, 2019
Full time Building Inspector Building Consultant Building Contractor Building Control Building Designer

Job Description

Assistant/Building Control Surveyor

Full time 37hrs per week, Based at the Guildhall, Gainsborough

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join the Council’s Building Control team. We are looking for an enthusiastic, self-motivated and forward thinking individual to carry out Building Control duties including; plan checking, site inspections, enforcement and other building surveying duties when necessary. Consideration will be given to candidate’s who are part qualified, completed their academic studies or have experience in a Building Control/construction environment. You will play a key role in our future success. Excellent interpersonal skills are required along with a comprehensive knowledge and understanding of construction, the Building Act, Building Regulations and associated legislation.

Among other qualities you will have 

Experience of working with Dangerous Structures and Demolitions

HND/HNC or degree in Building Surveying or relevant equivalent degree

Membership of RICS/CABE/CIOB (or working towards full membership)

Full driving licence

Good standard of computer literacy

The successful candidate will be required to participate in the out of hours dangerous structure call out rota system. 

Benefits include: Flexible working hours and flexi time, generous annual leave entitlement, essential car user allowance, local government pension scheme and free car parking.

To apply:

For more details about the role and to apply online please see our website:


Please note we do not accept CV’s as a form of application

All recruitment correspondence, including interview invites will be sent out via email.

If you would like to discuss the role, contact Phillip Westmorland on 01427 676670 

Closing date: Monday 18th November 2019

Interview date: Week commencing 2nd December 2019