Job Detail

Assistant Building Control Surveyor - LONDON BOROUGH OF LAMBETH-6

Date Posted: May 09, 2023
Login to View Salary

Job Description

Assistant Building Control Surveyor (646)

PO1-3 (Link graded - progression based upon annual assessment): Starting salary £38,037 to £45,711 pa incl LW depending on fulfilment of job description criteria. The post's salary attracts a market supplement of 7% per month (£40,699.59 to £48,910.77)

Permanent and Full Time

Lambeth is an exciting, vibrant borough which offers a wide and varied range of work. It is dynamic and fascinating in terms of the range of its locations with world class architects, leading developers and several renowned cultural institutions working in partnership with the Council.

Stretching from Waterloo and Vauxhall in the north to Streatham and Norwood in the south, Lambeth benefits from prominent riverside development opportunities to community and public events in our renowned open spaces, as well as commercial ventures from live music venues to shopping centres, cafes to churches. The borough has a distinctive mix of edgy, vibrant central London nightlife and exciting cultural centres (with Brixton and Clapham continuing to emerge as popular social destinations).

Lambeth Building Control is looking for an ambitious, motivated, and enthusiastic person to take on an Assistant Surveyor role. The successful candidate will cover a range of duties and challenges, including examination of new applications and technical submissions, demolition notices, and site inspections of on-site building works under the Building Regulations, as well as temporary and special structures under the London Building Act.

There will be further opportunities to assist in taking enforcement action against unauthorised and non-compliant works and to deal with Dangerous Structures under the guidance and mentoring of the established Building Control Team and Principal Surveyors.

Short listed candidates will hold, or be currently working towards, a relevant degree in building surveying, or similar related field, or have a minimum of 12 months experience working within the construction industry.

If you wish to further discuss this role, please contact Nitesh Pankhania (Head of Building Control) on or e-mail

CVs will not be considered as part of your online application.


Click the 'Apply' button and complete an online application form.

Job Description & Person Specification

The closing date for receiving completed application forms is 21 May 2023 at midnight.

Interviews for this post will be held either via MS Teams or in person 7th June between 9am - 5pm.

Lambeth aims for quality services and equal opportunities for all and is committed to safer recruitment.

We are a Stonewall diversity champion; a Living Wage Employer and we guarantee to interview all disabled candidates who meet the minimum criteria of the role. Please click here for a full list of our accreditations.

Job Detail

  • Location:
    , United Kingdom
  • Company:
  • Type:
    Full Time/Permanent
  • Shift:
  • Career Level:
  • Positions:
  • Experience:
  • Gender:
    No Preference
  • Degree:
  • Apply Before:
    Jun 08, 2023