Building Control Surveyor

Location
City of London
Salary
£35.00 - £40.00 per hour
Posted
14 Jun 2017
Closes
12 Jul 2017
Ref
3047650
Contact
Aziz Rumani
Job position
Qualified / Chartered
Contract Type
Temporary / Contract
Hours
Full Time



Your new company
Known fondly as either the Square Mile, the financial district and historic centre of London, it is one of the most prestigious London boroughs. The residential population of this small area is approximately 8,000 people. However, over 400,000 people commute into the area every day for work and over 10 million visit as tourists every year. They look for ambitious individuals who are able to support and promote London as the world's leading international financial and business centre, are able to work in partnership with local communities and to enhance the capital as a hub of culture, history and green spaces for Londoners - residents, workers, and visitors.

Due to an increase in workload they are now looking to appoint a District Surveyor to head up the Building Control team on an on-going contractual basis. The job will involve management of internal staff, therefore management experience is essential, in addition to the typical skills required to be Building Control surveyor.

Your new role
To implement and manage the statutory building control functions in compliance with, and enforcement of, the Building Regulations, the Building Act 1984 and the London Building Acts 1930-1982 as required. This includes the responsibility to initiate legal proceedings in cases of non-compliance. Preparation of evidence for and attendance at subsequent court proceedings. You will be required to provide a Dangerous Structures service both during and outside working hours for the purpose of public protection. It is critical that you are responsible for the top level management of the team of engineers, project managing programmes and contacts for the maintenance and development of the highway, structures and other assets.
You will also be solely responsible for the budgetary responsibilities of the team as well as staffing appropriately. This role is an excellent opportunity for an ambitious and diligent senior Building Control Surveyor who is looking to enhance his management experience and exposure within a world famous organisation and setting.

What you'll need to succeed
As the successful candidate you will need to have extensive experience of working in a building control regulations, either in the public or private sector. You will need to have experience of dealing with contractors, residents and stakeholders at various levels and fell comfortable offering advice to seniors as well as subordinates. Demonstrating a thorough understanding of current Building Regulations is essential for this job, as well as a proven track record of managing a small team and driving through improvements of practices.

What you'll get in return
A fantastic opportunity to work on a variety of projects some are multi million pound developments and in one-off developments in the heart of London. It is in an extremely accessible location with flexible working hours.
A very competitive rate and package offered with all business expenses paid.


What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV to Aziz Rumani or Maija Rousell or call us on 0207 259 8811 now.
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