Building Control Inspector

  • Sandwell District, UK
  • £30,000 - £37,000 per annum
  • Permanent

MCG Construction Recruitment has an excellent opportunity available for a Building Control Inspector to work, on a permanent basis, as part of a dynamic team, delivering statutory building control functions to core and external growth services on a range of commercial and domestic projects for a variety of Local Authorities.

You will be involved at all stages of the construction process and will create the standards that ensure projects are safe, compliant, and sustainable, assist in making provisions to meet the challenging requirements of the new Building Safety Regime, and interface with various stakeholders and organisations.

The Company:

For 15+ years, the company has been involved in how local government authorities and councils serve the public, using technology, innovation, and domain knowledge to improve services and deliver client savings. Answering thousands of services calls every day, their teams are making a significant difference to communities and areas, and in the process, making them safer and improving amenity.

The Benefits:

The role offers a competitive salary, WFH capacity when not on site, flexible working arrangements if required, 23 day's holiday (rising to 27) with the opportunity to buy extra leave, opportunity to take paid days out volunteering for charity partners or a cause of your choice, company matched pension, life assurance, and provided support to learn new skills and develop your career, including individual training plans and accelerated schemes that foster an environment of continual personal development, and support to becoming chartered, plus the offer to cover the ongoing cost of your new professional membership, or coverage of your prior professional membership cost relevant to the post.

The Role:

  • Be involved in external contract, growth, and resilience work.
  • Deliver all building control functions and services, including pre-application meetings, plan checking, site inspections and visits of various nature.
  • Making decisions on works, applications, notices, and other matters, controlled under the Building Act 1984, Building Regulations 2010, and the new Building Safety Regime.
  • Consulting with other partner agencies and authorities, as required in the process of performing your duties and responsibilities.
  • Upselling our building control services and specialist services, including other associated provisions.

The Requirements:

  • A degree, HNC, or HND in Building Surveying or equivalent qualification.
  • Experience in building control inspection, general building surveying, design, project management or other similar specialist services, ideally within a local government authority or building control body.
  • Knowledge of current building control legislation, associated guidance, and issues relevant to the post and a practical, analytical mindset.
  • Experience of administering all forms and levels of building regulation applications.
  • Knowledge and understanding of operating building control software systems.
  • Ability to undertake all duties in accordance with the building control quality management system and building control performance standards policy adopted.
  • Good IT skills, including Microsoft Suite.

If you are looking for your next exciting role, and this description fits you, apply now before this opportunity passes by!

Salary shown is conditional on the applicant's relevant experience. Further details will be discussed during the application process.

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