Building Control Surveyor

Posted 4 September by Capita
Ending soon

Building Control Surveyor

About the role

We are looking for a Building Control Surveyor keen to develop and deliver external work for numerous and varied clients. The demands of a changing Building Control environment have brought about opportunities for Urban Vision to develop both public and private sector business support and services, these include:

  • Maintaining and improving service to our Local Authority Partner - Salford City Council.

  • Providing support services to Local Authorities requiring assistance "as and when required". This can include: plan assessment, site inspection, management and service reviews.

  • Supporting our new Capita Building Standards AI business - promoting and delivering Approved Inspector services.

  • Associated work such as: Warranty Inspections, Flood Surveys, Technical Reviews, Demolition Management, Fire Risk Assessment.

  • Identifying and developing new opportunities.

  • Developing the team and business within a commercially focussed environment, supporting systems and procedures that help ensure customer needs and business effectiveness.

What you will do

As our Building Control Consultant Surveyor you will:

  • Work across a number of Building Control projects, requiring a flexible and pro active approach to change.

  • Make use of your experience and expertise in interpreting and developing solutions that are appropriate, practical and cost effective.

  • Be concise and possess the ability to communicate at all levels, be well organised and efficient, have a positive "can do" attitude.

  • Develop existing and new business relationships with a desire to meet customer needs.

  • Monitor projects within systems designed to ensure useful outcomes within realistic commercial constraints.

  • Be keen to offer suggestions and support with new markets and ventures.

  • Become involved in service improvements and our business operations to ensure resilience competitive edge, efficiency and effectiveness going forward.

  • Support your colleagues to ensure project and team targets are met and knowledge and expertise is shared whilst assisting to secure new and repeat work in the way you deliver projects.

  • Be willing to travel to meet our client requirements. Location and work is likely to be varied on a regular basis

  • Be agile, dynamic and have the capability to work in ever-changing environments.

Your experience will include:

  • Qualified and experienced Building Control Surveyor. Membership of RICS or CABE Building Control. Be prepared to use their skills and experience in various capacities.LABC /AI and complementary services.

  • Be positive and proactive, a "can do" approach to work. Be well organized and able to prioritise workload commitments to meet corporate and client needs within a commercially focused environment.

  • A desire and ability to help clients engineer solutions developed from a comprehensive understanding of associated standards and objectives applied in a professional and practical manner.

  • A good communicator at all levels works well as team player. Comfortable with change and a flexible approach to work. Client needs may require regular travel and the candidate should be happy to vary both the type and location of their work.

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Capita Resourcing welcome applications from all suitably qualified people regardless of gender, race, disability, age or sexual orientation.

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Reference: 36027663

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