Graduate Surveyor - Building Control

15.00 - 17.00 GBP Hourly + GBP15 - GBP17/hour Ltd
03 Feb 2017
17 Feb 2017
Public Sector
Contract Type
Full Time
Our Local Authority client are looking to recruit a graduate surveyor to work in the Building Control discipline.


To assist in the delivery of the Building Control service and support Building Control surveyors in delivering an effective Building Control service as well as other non-statutory general building surveying duties.

Role and Responsibilities

Key responsibilities include but not limited to:
Assist in undertaking the professional building control duties under the supervision and direction of a manager or other experienced staff, primarily, covering the checking of full plans/building notice applications and carrying out site inspections to ensure compliance with building regulations

Assist in the Building Regulation application validation and general administration processes

To provide general quality advice to customers of the Building Control service

Contribution to construction related fee earning projects other than Building Control projects e.g. Party wall awards, structural calculation design etc
Contribute to the marketing and promotion of the Building Control Service so as to minimise the loss of work to Approved Inspectors in the private sector

Essential Requirements
Practical understanding of the implications of Health and Safety legislation particularly in relation to personal health, safety and welfare and of others

Competent user of IT and it's application particularly in Microsoft, specifically Word, Excel, Outlook

Relevant degree and commitment to achieve Full Chartered Member status with the RICS and/or ABE within agreed timescale

Proven ability to communicate effectively in writing and orally
Effective customer care skills

Clean current Driving licence and use of own car

Be physically capable of climbing ladders/scaffolds and not be affected by heights to carry out the full scope of duties of the post

If you have the relevant skills and experience please apply with an updated CV