Building Control Surveyor
Excellent opportunity for a Building Control Surveyor to join a leading organisation in Cumbria
I am working on behalf of a respected organisation based in Cumbria that are looking for an enthusiastic Building Control Surveyor to join there team on a permanent basis. You will be responsible for all aspects of building regulation work from pre-application to completion.
Your new role
You will be required to examine plans, drawings, specifications submitted for approval to make sure they comply with building regulations. You will be advising applicants on changes to ensure the legal requirements are met. Your new role will also include issuing conditional approval, subject to other steps being included in the process & granting approval for the work to commence. You will be required to visit sites at different points in the construction process to make sure building regulations are being met, carrying out thorough inspections of buildings and building methods - this will also include inspecting and testing foundations and drainage works. You will be responsible for taking samples of new building materials and assessing their suitability and keeping records of the visits made to site and writing reports. You will be issuing completion certificates when the work has been carried out satisfactorily and liaising and communicating with members of the public, councillors, construction professionals and statutory bodies.
What you'll need to succeed
Previous experience in a similar role is essential and ideally you will be fully qualified with Rics or MBEng memberships or proven practical experience. You will need to possess a current, clean driving license with access to your own vehicle for work purposes. You must have good knowledge and experience with Microsoft Office and have the ability to read and interpret plans and specifications.
What you'll get in return
You will be offered an annual salary between £28,000 - £33,000 plus excellent benefits. This is a brilliant role for a Building Control Surveyor who is looking for a new and exciting opportunity.
What you need to do now
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