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Senior Building Control Surveyor

This vacancy is: Permanent full time

Salary: PO 2-5 (scp 28-31) £32,234 to £34,728 per annum

Location: Council Offices

Closing Date: Tuesday 27th October 2020

Senior Building Control Surveyor
Chief Executive’s Department

Reference No: CE133
PO 2-5 (scp 28-31)  £32,234 to £34,728 per annum
37 Hours Per Week


Join us and lead our building control section working on a range of projects from initial enquiry to completion. As well as supervising and guiding the building control team, you will also be hands on in applying building regulations. This includes carrying out site inspections, maintaining records of work in progress and working in partnership with the public, architects, designers and builders. You will also work collaboratively with other area teams to further the success of our established partnership, and deliver building control services that are built around the needs of our customers.

As well as being a full member of RICS, CABE or equivalent, you will have considerable experience and a comprehensive knowledge of Building Control practice. Just as important is an understanding of the importance of delivering excellent customer service.  You will also share our dedication to providing a consistently high quality service by bringing a positive approach, great people skills and working proactively on your own initiative.


Good ICT skills, a full driving licence and access to a vehicle, as well as a flexible approach to working hours are also essential.

Government guidance on working safely is being following at the Council’s Offices.


Closing date for applications:  Tuesday, 27th October 2020
Interviews will be held on:  Monday, 9th November 2020

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Ribble Valley Borough Council is an equal opportunities employer.