Job Vacancy - Building Control Surveyor

Posted by: sara-jane

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join our Building Control team working within the heart of North Yorkshire.  The Partnership prides itself on aiming to deliver a cost effective and professional service to all clients.

About Us
North Yorkshire Building Control Partnership (NYBCP) was the first Local Authority Building Control Partnership in the UK. We provide a flexible and modern building control service on behalf of Hambleton, Richmondshire, Ryedale, Scarborough and Selby Councils. We process Building Regulation applications under the provisions of Section 91 and 92 of the Building Act 1984. In addition to Building Regulations, we undertake work in relation to dangerous structures and demolition notifications across the Partnership area. We have a wealth of experience and knowledge across all types of project and construction techniques, and encourage innovative solutions.
The Role
Can you effectively delivery the Building Control function and contribute towards the objectives of the Partnership throughout North Yorkshire? The Partnership requires a competent practising Building Control Surveyor, ensuring that appropriate buildings meet the regulatory standards in safety, sustainability, accessibility and design. You will need to be a team player that is able to prioritize a busy workload and demonstrate a proactive approach to plan assessment and site inspection work to check compliance with Building Regulations and associated legislation. 

You will be able to initiate and assist with enforcement action to ensure delivery of the Partnerships obligations under the Building Act and associated legislation, whilst working within a highly competitive market. Working to ensure a strong and efficient performance culture with a focus on service excellence and customer satisfaction.

If you are training towards a role as a Building Control Surveyor and are unsure if you would meet the essential criteria, please do not hesitate to contact us for an informal discussion. 

Full job description and application forms are available to download from or email

Closing date for applications is midday 9th June 2017

If you wish to have an informal discussion about this vacancy please contact Robert Harper or Michelle Lanaghan on 01347 822703

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