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Senior Building Control Surveyor
  • Employer: Building Control Solutions
  • Reference: BCS/21/176706
  • Published: Thu 06/01/2022, 0:01 AM
  • Closing on: Thu 03/02/2022, 23:59 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: £49,865 Including market supplement
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Council Offices, Market Street, Newbury, Wokingham Borough Council, Shute End, Wokingham, Berkshire , Berkshire

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Senior Building Control Surveyor



A fantastic new opportunity has opened up at Building Control Solutions for a enthusiastic, experienced Senior Building Control Surveyor to join our Service.

As a two-way shared service across the combined authorities of Wokingham Borough Council and the district of West Berkshire Council, Building Control Solutions has set out to deliver quality building control services using innovative approaches to working. We’re at the start of an exciting journey, and we’re looking for passionate people to help us to shape its next stage.



Reporting to the Building Control Team Manager you’ll have the opportunity to get stuck into projects in either the Wokingham or West Berkshire area. Because we are a shared service, you’ll take a flexible approach and may be required to move between the two locations.

Crucial to your role will be ensuring that our service users are maintaining compliance with building control regulations. You’ll provide technical advice and interpretation on all matters concerning the Building Regulations and associated legislation to both internal and external clients.

Additionally, with your knowledge of the competitive issues surrounding building control, you’ll develop customer-oriented initiatives for the Service. You’ll take a proactive approach to your work, promoting the Building Control Service to secure major projects.



It is essential that you are educated to degree level in Building Surveying and have achieved a professional qualification to intermediate level with the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors or the Chartered Association of Building Engineers.

In order to be successful in this role you will have significant experience of working in building control, ideally within local government. You’ll also possess excellent working knowledge of building regulations and associated legislation as we as knowledge on a variety of building uses including large complex non-domestic building projects.

In addition, you’ll have great communication skills, as you’ll need to be able to negotiate with customers and maintain relationships with stakeholders.



Building Control Solutions is a partnership between Wokingham Borough Council and West Berkshire Council. We have been awarded an ISO 9001 Quality Accreditation for our services and are looking forward to the future and taking on more ambitious projects than ever before.

Due to our shared service, you’ll have the chance to work in both the Wokingham and West Berkshire areas. This role with provide you with the perfect opportunity to develop your career through a diverse portfolio of major projects, such as large-scale housing developments, town centre redevelopment and the development of schools.

We’re passionate about providing an environment where our people can thrive. In return for your contribution, we offer personal learning and development opportunities, and you’ll receive fantastic benefits such as flexible working, the local government pension scheme and generous annual leave entitlement.

If you have the desire to be part of something special and make a difference in your community, we want to hear from you!



We wish to make the application process as straightforward as possible, so we just ask that you upload your CV and provide further information against a couple of specific questions.

This recruitment campaign is being managed by JGP Resourcing. Please contact James Miller for more information about this role at or 07401 070140.

Don’t miss out on this fantastic building control opportunity in Berkshire. Apply today!