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Senior Building Control Surveyor
  • Employer: Bracknell Forest Council
  • Reference: JOB01107
  • Published: Tue 27/09/2022, 5:39 AM
  • Closing on: Sun 30/10/2022, 23:39 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: £43,040 - £49,330 Incl. 20% market premium and London Weighting
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Time Square, Bracknell , Berkshire

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Senior Building Control Surveyor

A modern, customer focused service, ensuring that buildings are safe, accessible and energy efficient for all our residents and visitors.

Bracknell Forest, a prosperous community in the heart of Berkshire, yet just a short trip from London, offers a range of exciting challenges and opportunities for building control professionals with a mixture of residential and commercial industrial estates.

We are looking for an experienced team member to join us who can work independently, managing their own caseload, whilst assisting their Principal Building Control Surveyor with more junior members of the team when required.

You'll join our proactive customer focused Building Control team which has been involved in some exciting developments for the last few years, including our on-going multi-million-pound town centre redevelopment, major healthcare redevelopments and several large housing developments across the borough.

Having been named Council of the Year in 2018, you'll join a team who have been working with our construction customers to ensure the safety of local residents and shoppers in the ongoing regeneration of our town, creating a top 30 shopping destination and modern fit for purpose housing in the area.

We're looking for someone who can join us and keep the momentum going as the team changes to deliver the requirements of the Building Safety Regulator.

Because we're Bracknell Forest.


What it's like working in our team…

The service prioritises an onsite presence and good customer service, being contactable and delivering the service in a flexible manner.


You will be supported to carry out the following duties, responsibilities and training…

  • Working with a Principal Building Control Surveyor delivering the building control service in one of the team areas.
  • Plan checking.
  • Site inspections.
  • Hoarding/scaffold licences and dangerous structures.
  • Professional development to meet the relevant level for BSR validation as required.


The benefits you will experience are…

  • A completely digital paperless service.
  • A digital mobile working solution.
  • Flexible working and flexi time.
  • A friendly, customer focused and supportive team.
  • An employee benefits package including discount gym membership, supermarket discount etc.
  • Professional membership payment.
  • Support to undertake training.


What we're looking for…

A surveyor who is committed to their development and delivering first class customer service for a progressive local authority.



Interviews will be held on Friday 4th November 2022


Want to ask us a question?

For an informal discussion or to ask any questions about this role, please contact:

Barry Flavin, Head of Building Control and Land Charges; 01344 354100


As part of the Council's ongoing commitment to redeployment, please note that this vacancy may be withdrawn at any stage of the recruitment process if a suitable redeployee is identified.

Any candidates wishing to apply who would require sponsorship can determine the likelihood of obtaining a Certificate of Sponsorship for the role by assessing their circumstances against the relevant criteria.

No agencies please.