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DATE ADDED: Wed 06/11/2019

Building Control Inspector

Cardiff, UK

JOB TYPE: Permanent

SALARY: £38000 - £48000/annum

Building Control Inspector



£38,000 - £48,000 + Car Allowance

The Role

This is a home-based role and will require extensive UK travel

There are several roles available for roles throughout the UK

Must hold full membership MCABE, MRICS, MCIOB, MCICOW to be considered for this role and have experience within Building Control.

The Client

An industry leading provider of Structural Insurance warranties with an international presence and a respected brand.

Job Purpose

To provide site inspections on a variety of developments to check for compliance with Building Regulations and associated legislation.

Overview of Responsibilities

Duties of the post include, but are not limited to:

Inspecting buildings being constructed and / or converted, working closely with Developers and Builders to ensure the works are in accordance with Building Regulations.

Effectively self-manage, by forward-planning own workload, to provide a responsive, helpful and professional service whilst maximising time spent on site.

Recording inspection details on the data base and communicating comments to customers.

Ongoing liaison with Surveyors and Management on technical matters - to ensure that standards are being maintained and procedures adhered to.

Ongoing liaison with Developers / Clients / Builders, offering technical advice and guidance.

Undertake any other duties as reasonably required.

Experience / Skills

* Full member of professional organisations: MRICS / MCABE or similar in the appropriate discipline of Building Control.

* 5 years relevant BC experience, plan check and site inspections and relevant warranty, quality or defect resolution experience.

* Appropriate knowledge and understanding of the Building Regulations, associated legislation and construction standards.

* Basic understanding of latent defect risk management and the methods for mitigating claims.

* Basic understanding of general insurance principals and terminology desirable.

* Ability to undertake site inspections to assess both quality and the cause/effect of building defects.

* Commercial awareness and ability to work as part of a team.

* Ability to create good working relationships with other construction professionals

* Ability to meet deadlines and manage own workload within agreed parameters.

* Demonstrable ability to use own initiative.

* Ability to motivate self and influence others.

* Excellent Customer Services skills and experience of Relationship Management.

* Flexible in personal approach.

* Working knowledge of MS Outlook (email), MS Word, MS Excel.

* Full UK Driving Licence.

Ability to fulfil the mobility requirements of a site surveying role, including (but not limited to) the ability to:

* move around a site

* climb ladders

* work at heights

* drive reasonable distances

* Proficient in English communications (written and oral).

About ATS Recruitment

ATS Recruitment are a specialist agency supplying skilled candidates into the engineering and construction industries on both a permanent and contract basis.

We are extremely experienced and knowledgeable about the sectors we recruit into and have several large national (UK) and international clients who repeatedly use our services.

Please visit our website for our latest roles and news
Role: Building Control Inspector
Job Type: Permanent
Location: Cardiff, South Glamorgan,

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