Job Title: Building Control – Public Protection Surveyor
Location: Home Counties
Rate: Negotiable dependent on
Duration: 3 months estimated
A well respected Local Authority has a requirement for an Building Control – Public Protection Surveyor to aid in sign off for premises of mixed tenure of up to 20 off dwellings including commercial properties, based in in the Home Counties for a 3 month contract (in the first instance).
Your duties as a Building Control – Public Protection Surveyor will include:
Reporting to the Head of Housing you will be carrying out inspections of all types of Commercial to Residential Conversions (from plan and on site) and to initiate appropriate actions as a result; to ensure such premises comply with current Regulations and associated Legislation.
Liaising with multiple internal and external stakeholder experience for consultation processes
Pull together a number of regen projects that currently running to see them to completion
Liaise with departments including Planning, Building Control, Royal Berkshire Fire and Rescue Service.
Respond to service requests, complaints and formal notifications relating to Commercial to Residential Conversions
Conduct inspections leading to the production of reports for consideration by Senior Managers.
Assist with the investigations leading to the production of reports for the Public Protection Partnership – Joint Case Management including conducting interviews under caution, witness handling, evidence gathering and preparing for and attending court or tribunal (the ability to write detailed reports and have strong report writing skills)
Practical experience of going into premises and using current legislation and guidelines to make appropriate recommendations
Identifying solutions and providing reasons in the decision making as to the responsibility of actions required
Identifying if legislation can be enforced or if just have to reply on recommendations as to application
Dealing with a variety of complaints ranging from ventilation issues, acoustic issues to fire safety
Working across a wide range of Public Protection functions
Requirements for the role of Building Control – Public Protection Surveyor include:
Have the capacity to manage projects and scale up
Fire Safety Design
Surveying and project manage
Building legislation and practical knowledge of application
To be considered for this excellent opportunity please send CVs for consideration by 27th September with first stage interviews later that week to Vic Singh or call 0117 313 7110