Building Control Officer

Building Control Officer

Service Care Solutions Construction | County Durham, England, UK

Posted 8 days ago

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A Local Authority based in County Durham is currently recruiting for a Building Control Officer to join Planning team as soon as possible.

This is a full time, temporary position and the ideal candidate will be Qualified to HND level or equivalent in a building related subject and full membership of RICS, CIOB or ABE or equivalent and significant experience of working within a Building Control environment and able to demonstrate with evidence their significant experience working upon larger more complex projects.

The purpose of the role is to be responsible for assisting in the delivery of the Building Control service for one of the area Building Control teams within one of the Planning Development service areas.

The main responsibilities of the role:

The Building Control Officer will be responsible for assisting in the provision of the Building Regulation service ensuring the effective delivery of the statutory processes. In doing so the post holder will assist the Principal Building Control Officer in engaging customers including the general public, applicants, stakeholders and the development industry in the Building Control service. In doing, so the post holder will carry a case load of varied duties across a wide spectrum of building control activity.

The client is looking to move quickly with this role and as such are offering between £35 - £40 p/hour Umbrella Ltd (approx. £780 - £880 p/week NET after deductions) dependant on experience and qualifications. So if this position sounds of interest, email a copy of your up to date CV to or call James at Service Care Construction on

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