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Building Control Surveyor

Community and Planning Services
£30,872 - £38,139 plus an Out of hours Dangerous Structure payment of £1,572
Council Offices, Argyle Road
Working Pattern:
Full Time
37 hours per week.
DBS Check:
Closing Date:
12/09/2014 at 23:55 PM
Community and Planning Services

Sevenoaks District Council is a high performing authority with an enviable track record of providing excellent services for its residents. 

We are now looking for a Building Control Surveyor to help us continue to improve the way we deliver our services in conjunction with Tonbridge & Malling Borough Council, ensuring we continue to meet the ever increasing expectations of our customers and to help us keep a strong focus on value for money.

Working as part of the Shared Service Building Control Team you will have a varied and interesting role.  Duties will include checking plans in accordance with the Building Regulations, carrying out site inspections on projects and responsibility for responding to reports of dangerous structures.

The successful candidate will be experienced within Building Control and will have a proven track record in dealing with residential and commercial property. If you have a positive, team working approach to service delivery this is an excellent opportunity to develop your skills and make a real impact in improving our services.

The post holder will be required to travel throughout the Sevenoaks District and Tonbridge and Malling Borough.

For an informal discussion please contact Joe Brooks, Building Control Manager on 01732 227356.

Interview Date - 25th September 2014

Equal Opportunities

Sevenoaks – Working for Equality. We welcome applications from all sections of the community.

Sevenoaks District Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

How to apply

Please apply online (see below). If this is not possible, please contact a member of the HR team by either emailing recruitment@sevenoaks.gov.uk or contacting us on 01732 227383 to discuss how we can assist you in applying.

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