May 09, 2024

Principle Building Control Surveyor

  • CVLibrary
  • Northampton, UK

Job Description

Job Title: Principal Building Control Surveyor Location: North Northamptonshire We are seeking a dynamic and experienced Principal Building Control Surveyor to join our Regulatory Services team. This is a unique opportunity to play a pivotal role in ensuring compliance with building regulations and promoting high-quality construction standards within our district. Responsibilities: Manage the day-to-day control of building work within the district, ensuring compliance with relevant legislation. Act as the lead contact for major and complex projects, overseeing plans examination, site inspections, and enforcement activities. Check plans and notices for compliance with building regulations, preparing necessary documentation for amendments. Liaise with stakeholders including architects, surveyors, engineers, and contractors to discuss plans, notices, and other related matters. Conduct on-site inspections to ensure adherence to approved plans and regulatory requirements. Assist in the development of the service, exploring opportunities to increase market share and develop additional revenue streams. Provide expert advice and guidance on building regulations and construction matters to both internal and external stakeholders. Collaborate with other departments within the organization to ensure cross-departmental compliance and coordination. Stay abreast of changes in regulatory requirements and industry standards, contributing to the continuous improvement of our services.Requirements: Membership of the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors or the Chartered Association of Building Engineers, or substantial experience in local authority Building Control. Thorough working knowledge of building regulations and allied legislation. Experience in additional functions such as dangerous structures and demolitions is desirable. Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written, with the ability to interact effectively with diverse stakeholders. Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to negotiate and persuade effectively. Proficiency in using a range of ICT systems, including Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint. Ability to work collaboratively as part of a team and independently when required. Comfortable working in both office and construction site environments. Valid driving license and access to a vehicle for work-related travel

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