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Building Control Surveyor

Osborne Richardson
London, England
Up to £77.99 per hour
Closing date
16 Jun 2024

Job Details

Our client is a local authority based in North London which is seeking an experienced Building Control Surveyor to join them for a contract role.

You will lead on the processing and scrutiny of Building Regulation applications, carry out inspections of building works and provide general building control advice to the public, stakeholders and colleagues.

As this is a Senior level role, your professional input will focus on the scrutiny/assessment of more complex applications and schemes. This will include the scrutiny of Full Plans applications, Building Notices, and Regularisation Applications for compliance with the Building Regulations, the Building Act and other relevant legislation including examination of structure details and calculations. You will be required to carry out investigations of existing site conditions where appropriate.

You will also be responsible for the negotiation of fees and for securing work on major development projects, involving significant investment in the Borough.

Applicants for this post should be degree educated in Surveying and have a proven experience in project managing the improvement and disrepair projects for a Local Authority. Candidate must be registered with the Building Safety Regulator to at least Class 2. You will need experience of working within a politically driven organisation operating at a senior level with elected or board members.

The role will initially be offered for 20 weeks, but it could be extended beyond this The rate offered is £77.99/hr Umbrella and this role is inside IR35.

Flexible working arrangements are offered.

A full JD available on application.


Here at Osborne Richardson our business is people - Our simple philosophy recognises the need to fully understand the objectives and needs of both our Candidates and Clients to provide the highest level of service and the most effective tailored solutions. 

We act on behalf of a diverse range of clients, including Private Sector Consultancies, Developers, Design Consultancies and Central and Local Government bodies 

Our consultants have a thorough knowledge of their specialist sectors and extensive experience of recruiting for Permanent, Interim and Contract positions throughout the UK.

We are committed to providing both Clients and Candidates an informed, personal and high-quality level of service, dedicated to achieving their recruitment and personal career objectives.

For further information on how we can help please contact one of our consultants on 0207 5801500 or alternatively email;

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