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Senior Surveyor

  • Employer: Brent Council
  • Reference: BC/24/282907
  • Published: Tue 04/06/2024, 11:00 AM
  • Closing on: Wed 17/07/2024, 23:59 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 36 hours per week
  • Salary: Salary range: £52,116 - £58,248 p.a. inc. London weighting plus 15% market supplement
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Brent Civic Centre, Engineers Way, Wembley, Middlesex HA9 0FJ, Brent

A Great opportunity for aspiring Registered Building Control Inspectors

Brent Building Control are pleased to announce a fantastic opportunity it has for ambitious RBI surveyors to join a successful and established team. We are based at our award-winning Brent Civic Centre, with views looking directly over Wembley Stadium, Wembley Arena and with the London Designer Outlet and the vibrant Wembley regeneration area and all its amenities right next door. 

This is a wonderful opportunity for a recently registered building inspector who wants to develop their skills and gain invaluable experience working within our Major Projects Team and Domestic Surveying Team. You will be able to build on your existing qualifications and experience, working alongside Chartered Surveyors, Chartered Structural Engineers, Chartered Fire Engineers and Chartered Building Engineers in supporting the Building Control Management Team.

We have a wealth of exciting challenges for a qualified and experienced Registered Building Inspector to work within our multi-disciplinary service. We have a wide range of residential domestic projects, ongoing work on the world-famous Wembley Stadium and numerous new build high-rise domestic and commercial developments all across the Borough. 

We operate in a commercial environment providing excellent service to our varied customers and users of our service.

Brent is a tremendously vibrant London borough, where the iconic arch of Wembley Stadium dominates the skyline. Spanning both inner and outer London, it is a borough of huge contrasts in terms of its economic, environmental, ethnic and social make up. Brent’s diversity is evident to all who visit our borough and our long history of ethnic and cultural diversity has created a place that is truly unique and valued by those who live and work here.

The Post
 
Located right in the heart of the Wembley regeneration area and working throughout Brent, we require an experienced Class 2F registered building inspector to complement our existing district surveyors’ team. 

You will be responsible for delivering an effective Building Control Service to our    customers on various domestic, commercial, and mixed-use projects. You will be expected to take responsibility and administer the surveying requirements for an area of the borough. You will be expected to work on your own dealing with all aspects of building control / regulations inquires and tasks and assist in the supervision of other officers at your grade or below.
 
The Person
 
We are looking to recruit enthusiastic, flexible, forward thinking, ambitious and customer focussed surveyors with relevant Building Control knowledge and experience of dealing with Building Regulation applications at plan examination and site inspection stages.
 
You will need to be an effective communicator with all stakeholders, technically sound with the ability to promote and represent the Building Control service.
 
Your will support and assist the Service in delivering projects on time, while ensuring compliance with Building Regulations and other statutory requirements.
 
You will be required to supervise other surveyors and provide training under an agreed structured programme.
 
You will be encouraged to work towards the BSR Class 3(G/H) and undertake CPD training via the my LABC programme. 
 
You will need a full driving license and the use of a car to undertake the duties.
 
Closing date: 17 July 2024 (23:59)
 
Additional Information 

Location: Civic centre and other locations from time to time

If you are interested in applying for this job, please start by clicking the "Apply Now" button below. You must provide a supporting statement as part of your application that clearly shows how you meet the criteria on the Person Specification. We will accept a CV in support of your application, however, you should still provide a supporting statement.

Brent Council values the diversity of its community and aims to have a workforce that reflects this and therefore encourage applications from all sections of the community. We positively encourage all applicants to self-identify their characteristics in the diversity survey section in the application.
We are committed to safer recruitment and safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Applicants should be aware that posts working with children, young people and vulnerable adults are subject to an Enhanced DBS check as well as other employment clearances.
 
The information we collect from you will be shared with Cifas who will use it to prevent fraud, other unlawful or dishonest conduct, malpractice, and other seriously improper conduct. Further details of how your information will be used by us and Cifas and your data protection rights, can be found here.
 
Brent has a positive approach to flexible working.
 
As a disability confident employer Brent welcomes applications from people with all disabilities, including “non-visible” disabilities and mental health conditions. We will interview any disabled applicant who meets the essential criteria. If you require reasonable adjustments to be made to any part of the recruitment process due to your disability, please contact us on recruitment@brent.gov.uk 

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  • Employer: Brent Council
  • Reference: BC/24/282907
  • Published: Tue 04/06/2024, 11:00 AM
  • Closing on: Wed 17/07/2024, 23:59 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 36 hours per week
  • Salary: Salary range: £52,116 - £58,248 p.a. inc. London weighting plus 15% market supplement
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Brent Civic Centre, Engineers Way, Wembley, Middlesex HA9 0FJ, Brent

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