Principal Building Control Surveyor

    • Building Control
  • London
  • £45 - £55 per hour
  • Interim Management


Recently, a great opportunity has arisen for an experienced Building Control Surveyor to join a Local Authority in London. You will be joining up with an already established team of surveyors who are in need of an extra pair of hands moving forward this year. The contract will be for an initial 3 months, although there will be a view for extension based on merit.

About You

Ideally, you will be professionally accredited to RICS, CABE, MBEng or CIOB standard and hold a Level 6 NVQ. Whilst this is desirable, candidates working towards their professional accreditations will also be considered. You should have relevant and, most importantly, recent experience within Building Control; this can be either in the shape of working with Local Authorities or Approved Inspectors. Experience in BOTH checking plans and completing site inspections is desirable. The client is looking for someone who possesses great communication skills and work ethic.

About the Role

In relation to the Local Authority, the role will entail:

  • Checking building designs and drawings in concordance with Building Regulations
  • Carrying out site inspections, insuring they conform to the Building Control Standards
  • Incorporating residential, commercial and retail schemes from commencement through to completion

Apply for the Role

If this position seems like it could be of interest to you, please direct all initial enquiries to myself, Will Burden, a specialist recruiter within Building Control on 02077 669 075.

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