East Northamptonshire – Building Control Technician
East Northamptonshire Council
Building Control Technician
Closes: 15 February 2019
We are looking for a positive and enthusiastic person to join our well-resourced Building Control team. Responsible for the validation of building regulations applications and providing building control advice and guidance to customers, you should have proven experience of working in a customer-facing, busy office environment and be able to demonstrate good administrative skills, the ability to multi-task and confidence in using IT packages.
Excellent communication skills are required as you will be dealing with developers, construction professionals and members of the public both face to face and on the telephone.
We invest in our people, and we try to ensure that they have the opportunity to gain good quality experience that is required to do the job well.
The job is principally based at the Council's offices in Thrapston and is part of a shared service with the Borough Council of Wellingborough. East Northamptonshire is a prosperous place with six towns and many beautiful villages set within very attractive countryside.
For further information please contact either Robert Boscott (Building Control Manager – 01832 742124) or Kerri Branson (Principal Building Control Surveyor – 01832 742126).
Closing date: 12.00pm on Friday 15 February 2019
Interviews: w/c 25 February 2019
At East Northamptonshire Council we believe that our staff members are our most valuable asset. We are committed to attracting and retaining the very best, and utilising all the talent and experience available. We recognise the importance of helping our employees balance their work and home life by offering flexible working arrangements that enable them to balance their working life with other priorities. These include; part-time working, home-working, compressed hours and job sharing.
East Northamptonshire Council's Building Control Service is part of a shared service with the Borough Council of Wellingborough. Potential changes are on the horizon across Northamptonshire in which the county council and all the district and boroughs councils would join to create unitary authorities covering populations of over 300,000 each. This transformation could open the doors to new and exciting career opportunities for all our employees.