Directorate: Development and Environment
Starting salary: Career grade JG4:- £18,870 / JG5:- £21,074 per annum
Location: Based in North Somerset
Hours: 37 hours per week
Closing date: Friday 15 February 2019
This trainee post is an excellent opportunity to develop a career in North Somerset’s Building Control team. As our Area Surveyor (Assistant), it will be your job to undertake the initial assessment of building regulation applications. You will also assist with site inspections to ensure works on site comply with prescribed technical standards and approved details.
It’s essential that you are computer literate with the ability to adapt various software packages. You will need to have previous experience and knowledge from the building sector and will be able to work under pressure and use your own initiative. Customer focused, with great communication and interpersonal skills, you will work effectively as part of a team. Crucially, we’re looking for an enthusiastic and motivated team player who is ready to commit to a rewarding career in building control. Join us and you will receive on the job training and be required to complete a relevant qualification (via day release).
North Somerset Council is an equal opportunities employer. We welcome applications from all sections of our community regardless of age, disability, gender, race, religion, belief or sexual orientation. North Somerset Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
Want to know more and apply?
Visit www.n-somerset.gov.uk/jobs to download an application pack and apply online.
Anticipated interview date: Friday 22 February 2019