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Senior Building Control Surveyor
  • Employer: Building Control Solutions
  • Reference: BCS/20/127192
  • Published: Fri 29/05/2020, 15:10 PM
  • Closing on: Mon 22/06/2020, 23:59 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: Grade 8 with market supplement to NL 46 (£48,531 subject to national increase)
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Berkshire

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Senior Building Control Surveyor

If you want to take the next step in your Building Control career, look no further than BCS.

We’re currently seeking a Senior Building Control Surveyor with a strong knowledge of building regulations and working with Local Authorities to join our team. You’ll be working across the combined authorities of Wokingham (WBC), Windsor & Maidenhead (RBWM) and the district of West Berkshire Council (WBDC), providing their residents with a quality Building Control service while ensuring a safe, healthy and sustainable built environment.


As a senior member of the Shared Service Building Control teams, you’ll be a resident expert in carrying out Building Control functions, such as checking Building Control applications, site inspections and carrying out enforcement procedures.

You’ll carry out enforcement procedures alongside Legal Services in order to achieve compliance, as well as liaising with internal and external contacts to ensure information exchange, as well as developing and maintaining relationships with stakeholders.

In addition, you’ll use your knowledge of Building Control to assist in the promotion of and commercial aims of the service, all while developing the knowledge and expertise to take part in the out of hours rota.


You’ll need to have a Degree in a relevant field or alternatively, a BTEC, NVQ or equivalent qualification in Building Surveying to succeed in this role. Additionally, you’ll need to be able to interpret and assess complex plans and check for compliance with Building Regulations and recommend amendments.

Beyond your Building Control expertise, you should also be able to work effectively in a team, influence people and negotiate amendments. Strong organisational skills and time management skills will also be vital.

You should have an excellent knowledge of Building regulations, as well as strong experience in Building Control and dealing with the public in an efficient, prompt, friendly and helpful manner.


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.