RESOURCES – BUILDING CONTROL
ASSISTANT BUILDING CONTROL OFFICER
GRADE E - £22,911 - £26,317 HOURS PER WEEK - 37
Erewash Borough Council Building Control Service are seeking an Assistant Building Control Officer to support our Building Control team.
This is an exciting opportunity as the successful candidate will be expected to pursue a Chartered Building Control Surveyor Degree Apprenticeship Level 6 (a professional qualification in Building Control Surveying) with the University of Wolverhampton, with a view to progressing to the role of Building Control Officer should an opportunity arise.
Applicants must have 3 A Levels at C/4 or higher (or equivalent) or a Level 3 Apprenticeship in a Construction or Property related discipline to enable enrolment on to the degree level course.
The main duties will involve dealing with minor applications to carry out controlled building work including site inspections and the assessment of plans to ensure compliance with the required standards. You will provide advice to customers, other officers and agencies on building control matters including the need for permission as well as maintaining accurate and full records of work undertaken using the Council’s computerised systems. You will maintain up to date knowledge of the building control process and legislation so that accurate information can be given in response to general enquiries.
Applicants must have experience of working in Building Control and have, or be working toward, membership of a relevant professional institute, either the Royal Institute Chartered Surveyors, Chartered Institute of Building, or Association Building Engineers.
For an informal chat about the position please contact Peter Baker, Building Control Manager on 0115 907 2244 extension 3141.
If you would like further information about the Chartered Building Control Surveyor Degree Apprenticeship Level 6 please go to: https://www.wlv.ac.uk/apprenticeships/apprenticeship-courses/building-control-surveying-degree-apprenticeship/
Closing date for applications is Sunday, 18 August 2019.
Alternatively, an application form and job description are available from Personnel, Erewash Borough Council, Town Hall, Wharncliffe Road, Ilkeston, Derbyshire DE7 5RP. Telephone: 0115 931 6049 (24 hr voicemail) or 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.