Vacancy Details

District Building Control Surveyor

Surrey Heath Borough Council
£40,673 - £45,500
Surrey Heath House, Camberley
Working Pattern:
Flexible Hours/Full Time
37 hours per week.
DBS Check:
Closing Date:
10/08/2020 at 07:45 AM
Surrey Heath Borough Council


Home and office based       

37 hours per week


£40,673 - £45,500

This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced District/Area/Senior Building Control Surveyor to join the Council’s Building Control Team.

You will join an efficient and pro-active team of professionals to ensure the continuation of a first class Building Control service

Surrey Heath Borough comprises of a mix of residential, high end residential and commercial developments within 36.5 sq miles.

We are looking for a part or fully qualified Building Control Surveyor to manage an area within the Borough and assist the team as a whole to maintain its current outstandingly high level of service. Duties will include ensuring decisions on applications are made within the statutory period, undertaking site inspections so that works carried out on site comply with the building regulations, inspecting Dangerous Structures, providing out of hours and office cover.

Surrey Heath Building Control Consultancy has excellent dedicated back office support with e-enabled home working

We are seeking applicants with a good level of literacy and numeracy together with excellent IT skills.  You will also need to be committed to delivering a first class customer focused service in a competitive environment and marketing the department and Local Authority Building Control (LABC)

The ability to make clear concise and accurate decisions on the spot and under pressure is essential. You will be a member of the RICS, CABE or CIOB. A current full driving licence and access to a car for business purposes are required, for which expenses will be paid.

This post is career graded and includes a generous benefits package including;

  • Minimum of 24 days’ annual leave
  • Average salary pension scheme
  • Free parking
  • Mobile Phone
  • Essential Car User allowance
  • Paid business mileage

For an informal chat about the position please call Sam Hallam on 01276 707243.

To apply, please visit, email or telephone 01276 707396 quoting the job title.

Please note CVs will only be accepted when accompanied by a completed application.

Closing date: 18th August 2020

Interview date: TBC

No agencies please.

Surrey Heath Borough Council is committed to equality of opportunity in employment and service delivery and welcomes applications from all sectors of the community.

Equal Opportunities

Surrey Heath Borough Council – Working for Equality. We welcome applications from all sections of the community.

How to apply

Please apply online via the link provided. Surrey Heath Borough Council is committed to equality of opportunity in employment and service delivery and welcomes applications from all sectors of the community. If you are unable to apply online for reasons of disability, please call 01276 707396 to discuss any reasonable adjustments that may be made to accommodate your individual requirements. Please note: All successful applicants will be subject to pre-employment checks in line with BPSS guidelines, which includes standard identification, referencing and unspent conviction checks. Surrey Heath Borough Council undertakes not to discriminate unfairly against any subject of a disclosure on the basis of conviction or other information revealed. For the best chance of successful application, please read the Job Description and Personal Specification fully before applying for this vacancy as it contains information you will need to refer to when applying. We do not accept CV’s submitted without a fully completed application form. If you have not heard from the council within 4 weeks of the closing date you should assume that your application has been unsuccessful. All unsuccessful applications will be removed and confidentially disposed of 6 months after the closing date. If you have any further enquiries please email or telephone 01276 707396. For technical issues, please contact Jobsgopublic directly.