PLANNING AND REGENERATION
SENIOR BUILDING CONTROL OFFICER
37 HOURS PER WEEK
GRADE H - £36,922 to £40,876 per year (plus standby allowance)
Erewash and West Nottinghamshire Building Consultancy are seeking to recruit a Senior Building Control Officer to work for one of the Midlands foremost local authority building control services.
You will help to successfully deliver the building control service, which includes plan checking and site inspections on domestic, commercial and mixed-use projects along with demolition licensing and a dangerous structure service to four local authorities – Erewash, Broxtowe, Mansfield and Ashfield.
We are fully committed to training and developing our staff and as a Senior Officer you will also provide support to other Building Control colleagues as well as mentoring a trainee Assistant Building Control Officer.
We are looking for someone who has excellent interpersonal and negotiation skills with experience of forming and maintaining key relationships with partners and customers. You will have a high level of knowledge and understanding of building control legislation.
You should have a degree in Building Surveying (or equivalent demonstrable experience) and corporate membership with either the Association of Building Engineers, Chartered Institute of Building or Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors. Ideally you should also hold a postgraduate qualification in fire engineering or access studies and should achieve by assessment LABC level 6 Competency.
The usual place of work will be the Town Hall in Long Eaton, however you may be required to work at other premises from time to time in order to undertake your duties. The post is full time and the hours of work are 37 hours per week plus out of hours emergency standby, which is rota based.
Closing date for applications is Wednesday 28th July 2021 and interviews will be held on Wednesday 18th August 2021.
To apply please visit www.jobs.derbyshire.gov.uk.
Alternatively an application form and job description is available from Personnel, Erewash Borough Council, Town Hall, Wharncliffe Road, Ilkeston, Derbyshire DE7 5RP, telephone: 0115 931 6049 (24 hr voicemail), e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
The Council is positive about disabled people and those who meet the essential shortlisting requirements will be guaranteed an interview.
The council also supports the Armed Forces Covenant and those who have previously worked in the armed forces and meet the essential shortlisting criteria will be guaranteed an interview. Please ensure that you make it clear on your application form that you wish to be considered under this criteria.