Harlow has a key part to play in the sustainable communities’ growth strategy. Strategically located, Harlow lies in close proximity to London.
Harlow is changing; there are challenges ahead to accommodate growth and to regenerate its economy, town centre, neighbourhoods and transportation.
Opportunity has arisen for a qualified Building Control Surveyor to lead and manage the Building Control Team.
You will be responsible for the management, supervision, direction and co-ordination of the Building Control team and covenants and deal with incidents involving dangerous structures. In addition you will be expected to manage assigned budgets and ensure expenditure remains within approved estimates and delivers Best Value.
You will need to be qualified to RICS/ABE or degree level in Building Control with considerable post-qualification experience working within Local Authority Building Control as well as experience in deputising or supervising.
Extensive knowledge of building regulation is vital coupled with the ability to operate at a senior level and represent the Council both within and outside the authority.
Commitment to continuous improvement in delivery of the building control service and contribution to its development with your own ideas and initiatives is essential.