Senior Building Control Surveyor / Building Control Surveyor |

Advertised on behalf of City of Bradford Metropolitan District Council | Senior Building Control Surveyor (362044) | PO3/PO4 £35,745 - £41,881 pa | 1 x 37 hours | Established | Building Control Surveyor (358349) SO2/PO1 £30,451 - £33,782 pa 1 x 37 hours | Established | Based at Britannia House, Bradford

The Code of Practice on the English language requirement for public sector workers, Part 7 of the Immigration Act 2016 requires that Councils ensure that all candidates applying for customer facing posts must be assessed in order to establish their fluency in English.

The criteria under special knowledge and experience on the job profile which is shown in this advert outlines what level of fluency you will be expected to demonstrate.  Therefore, it is essential that you provide examples in your application.

Bradford is the fourth largest Metropolitan District in England and is currently experiencing an increase in construction activity.

We are therefore, able to offer a diverse and interesting career dealing with Building Regulations, Dangerous Structures and Safety at Sports Grounds, with a workload which is varied, wide ranging and challenging.  

Over recent years we have invested heavily in a career development structure and a programme of staff training in order to secure a sustainable future for our service. 

We are currently seeking to recruit additional enthusiastic persons to our team as Senior Building Control Surveyors.  You will therefore have a Degree, HNC, HND or NVQ level 4 relating to Building Construction, Corporate Membership of a relevant professional institute and can demonstrate that you meet the relevant job competences. 

We are currently seeking to recruit a fully qualified and experienced Building Control Surveyor to enter our career structure at the upper scales.  You will therefore have a minimum of two years’ experience working at a professional, technical level for a Building Control Body, be a corporate member of RICS, ABE, CIOB (or equivalent) and be able to demonstrate that you meet all the relevant job competences.

These positions offer excellent training and career development opportunities together with an attractive salary, car user allowance, payment of appropriate professional subscriptions, generous leave entitlement, access to the local government pension benefits and flexi time working.


If you wish to have an informal discussion about these roles, please call one of the Principal Building Control Surveyors, Anthony Raby or Justin Booth on 01274  433807 or email or  


Closing Date:  ONGOING