Cheshire East Council

Building Control Engineer (BB-8E452)

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Building Control Engineer

The assessment of Building Regulation applications to show compliance with the regulations and associated legislation. Undertake site inspections to assess whether work complies with statutory requirements, and take necessary actions in cases of non-compliant work. Maintain clear and concise records following site inspections and maintain accurate reports following application assessments. Provide general building control advice on a day to day basis and work as part of a team to provide an effective building control service.

Organisation Cheshire East Council Location Crewe Job Category Place Grade CEC NJC - Grade 8 Salary Min £27,741 Per Annum Salary Max £32,234 Per Annum Hours per week 37 Weeks per year 52.143 Employment Type Permanent Closing Date 30/04/2021 Ref No E847 Documents
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  • Cheshire East is an amazing place to live and work. As one of the largest employers in the borough, we are able to offer you a wide range of challenging and rewarding career opportunities.

    At Cheshire East Council we are working for a brighter future – together and our commitment to you is that our workplace culture will provide a shared purpose, a well-led organisation with valued people succeeding together as one team and one council to deliver the best service for our customers and communities.

    If you want to be part of our award-winning council and contribute to our ongoing success, have the flexibility and drive to enable us to innovate, are committed to working as part of a team and striving to deliver exceptional service wherever you can, we would especially like to hear from you.

    As an equal opportunities employer, we welcome applicants from all backgrounds and want our workforce to reflect the diversity of our local communities so that we can all work for a brighter future - together.

    Brighter Future

    The position of Building Control Engineer at Cheshire East Council will provide a varied caseload and a balance of home/office working and travelling for site inspections works. The role will involve undertaking assessment of Building Regulation applications in a customer focussed way, to ensure proposals meet with the building regulations and associated legislation. Site inspections of building works will be carried out to assess whether works comply with the regulations and necessary steps undertaken for non-compliant works. Clear, concise and accurate records of application assessments and site inspection works will be required. The role also involves the monitoring of unauthorised works and dangerous structures, and at times will include taking a lead role in ensuring public safety.

    You must be organised, a good communicator and be able to prioritise a varied caseload. Applicants should have a background in building control or construction. The successful applicant will be provided with a training package towards a recognised qualification within building control.

    For more information or an informal chat, please contact Andrew Logan on 07725 651676 or email

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    If you have not heard from us within 4 weeks of the closing date then it is likely that you have not been shortlisted on this occasion, however please do not be discouraged from applying again.

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