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Building Control Surveyor
  • Employer: Building Control Solutions
  • Reference: BCS/20/127190
  • Published: Fri 29/05/2020, 15:00 PM
  • Closing on: Mon 22/06/2020, 23:59 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: Grades 6-7 with market supplement to NL 41 (£43,662 subject to national increase)
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Berkshire

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Building Control Surveyor

It’s an exciting time to join Building Control Solutions.

We’re looking for an enthusiastic Building Control Surveyor to help us deliver a quality service to our customers. Working across the combined authorities of Wokingham (WBC), Windsor & Maidenhead (RBWM) and the district of West Berkshire Council (WBDC), this is a fantastic opportunity to grow and develop a resilient building control service.


As part of one of the Shared Service Building Control teams, you’ll undertake all the daily Building Control functions, such as checking Building Control applications, site inspections and carrying out enforcement procedures.

A crucial aspect of the role will involve you liaising with internal and external contacts to ensure information exchange, as well as developing and maintaining relationships with stakeholders, while contributing to corporate projects.

In addition, you’ll use your knowledge of Building Control to assist in the promotion of and commercial aims of the service, all while issuing and monitoring Scaffold/Hoarding licenses and demolition Notices to meet statutory requirements.


You’ll need to have a BTEC, NVQ or equivalent qualification in Building Surveying to succeed in this role. It is also important that you can demonstrate an ability to interpret and assess plans, communicate effectively with the Council’s customers and organise a large workload.

Experience of working in Local Authority Building Control is crucial, as is a strong knowledge of building regulations and dealing with the public.

It’s also desirable that you’re working towards a professional membership of a relevant body, such as RICS or CABE, or show a willingness to undertake a recognised degree for building surveying.


We’re a cutting-edge, three-way shared service between the Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead, West Berkshire Council and Wokingham Borough Council. We are a local authority building control service provision; with an innovative outlook that enables us to compete effectively.

Due to our large geographical area and one team approach, this role will expose you to many different specialisms and a variety of exciting workloads, making this the perfect opportunity to broaden your experience and develop your career. 

We want to make sure you have everything you need to succeed with us. You'll receive a comprehensive personal development programme, ensuring that you feel confident in your work with a supportive environment designed to let you flourish. On top of this, you'll. receive a great fantastic range of benefits including generous annual leave, staff benefits card and an annual professional body subscription.

If you buy in to our One-Team approach and the values Building Control Solutions promote, you will make a real difference to communities across Berkshire and thrive in your career.


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 specific question.

Interview Date: Interviews will be taking place in early July 2020 with recruitment going ahead as normal - whether that is remotely or in office.

This recruitment campaign is being managed by JGP Resourcing. Please contact Rosemeena Khankhara for more information about this role on either or 020 7427 8254.