Connecting Talent to opportunity

Connecting Talent to opportunity

Principal Building Control Officer


Job Description:

Principal Building Control Officer needed in Newham at £280.29 per day PAYE - Reference:RQ498971

This role will involve:

  • As a Principal Officer you will have management responsibility for professional staff, leading on all types of Building Control projects, and actively pursue opportunities to attract business to the service to maintain and improve the team’s market share and to maximise income opportunities in a competitive market. As a Chartered professional (RICS, CABE, CIOB), you should bring construction industry experience and knowledge of Building Control relating to a wide breadth of buildings, including high rise and sports grounds. You will play an integral role in making pragmatic and value decisions on compliance with Building Regulations and NHBC Standards, driving forward new schemes

-Undertake Site Inspections and Appraisal of Plans for Large and Complex Structures.

-Deputise for Manager/ Attend Corporate Meetings

-Take Part in Design reviews with Developer/ Architect

-Undertake Additional Training for specialist projects, and maintain regular CPD hours

-Market Service with Stakeholders and Local Authority Departments

-Mentor Junior Surveyors

-Attend Dangerous Structures Out Of Hours

-Maintain site inspection records using Uniform/ Idox Application

This is a full time role on a temporary contract basis


If you are interested in the role please apply on our website with your CV, alternatively you can email your CV to [email protected] quoting the reference number.


Essential Employment is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. Essential Employment is an Equal Opportunities Employer.


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  • Job Type

    Temporary, Full Time

  • Work Authorisation


  • Industry Sector Property