Building Control Surveyor

  • London Borough of Croydon
  • Croydon, UK
  • 07 Jun, 2018
Full time Building Consultant Building Contractor Building Control Building Designer

Job Description

About Croydon

Croydon has the largest population of all the London Boroughs and is one of the most important commercial centres in the UK. Being one of the most dynamic and innovative authorities in the country and having in excess of £5bn of investment expected to influence development in all sectors, together with exceptional transport links and connections, it will become London’s largest centre for growth over the next five years.


Croydon is changing rapidly. The town centre and wider borough is being reshaped with a series of major new office, residential, retail, culture and leisure developments. Croydon Building Control plays a key role ensuring that quality development is delivered ‘on the ground’ and is the market leader for Building Control services within the Borough.  This is a unique opportunity to join us as an innovative, highly motivated and client focussed professional who will enhance our highly regarded service.


Integrated into a team committed to providing client centred professional services you will be responsible for design assessment, site inspection, advice in respect to a wide range of issues across all aspects, methods and sectors of construction, managing dangerous structures and, where unavoidable, managing enforcement. You will have the ability to operate proactively and with the minimum of supervision in a busy environment.


Croydon Building Control is seeking to fill a variety of roles but for all positions you will need to be enthusiastic, committed to delivering quality customer service and strive to bring forward excellent development. Applications are invited across our career grade from surveyors looking to expand on their experience. With a high number of projects within the town centre we are keen to recruit staff with experience in dealing with complex schemes


Market Supplement of up to £4,062 per annum + first professional qualification fee paid 

Starting salary and position within our extensive career development framework will be dependent on qualification and experience with support and necessary training given to help develop your career in Building Control. Plus generous car allowance and access to suite of corporate benefits. This role is also eligible to be part of the Dangerous Structure out of hour’s team attracting an extra £1,000 plus standby allowance and over time (depending on experience).

Equalities Statement

Croydon Council is an inclusive employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community. We will be pleased to consider applications from candidates seeking flexible working arrangements.

As users of the disability confident scheme, we guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for the advertised role.

How to apply

To apply you are required to provide an up to date CV and supporting statement (up to two sides of A4), evidencing your skills and experience for the role. 

Please email the above to by 9am on Monday 25 June 2018, ensuring the role title is the subject heading.


Grade 11 to Grade 12 £37,098 - £41,847


Grade 11 to Grade 12 £37,098 - £41,847