Current Vacancies

Registered Building Inspector

  • Employer: Mid Sussex District Council
  • Reference: BCO/24/280957
£42,403 - £46,464 pa plus £4K Market Supplement
Mid Sussex District Council, Haywards Heath
Closing on 16/06/2024 at 23:59
No DBS Check
Permanent | Full Time
37 hours per week.

Join Our Team: Become a Building Control Professional 

Are you ready to embrace the dynamic changes shaping the Building Control profession? We are entering a transformative phase with new legislation and upcoming licensing requirements, calling for adaptable and forward-thinking individuals to join our team. 

At Mid Sussex, we foster a culture of collaboration and growth, where every member is valued and supported. If you possess a proven record of achievement, coupled with enthusiasm and a team-oriented mindset, we invite you to be a part of our journey. 

Role Overview: 

Your responsibilities will include overseeing a range of inspection activities, ensuring compliance with relevant legislation, and providing expert guidance to stakeholders. 

Key Responsibilities: 

  • Ensure all building works in the District meet the requirements of the Building Regulations and other relevant legislation and standards. 
  • Maintain up-to-date knowledge of building regulations and standards to provide expert advice and guidance to stakeholders. 
  • Collaborate with local authorities, construction professionals, and other stakeholders to facilitate smooth and compliant building projects. 
  • Drive continuous improvement in building inspection processes and procedures to enhance efficiency and effectiveness. 
  • Manage workload and resources effectively to meet inspection targets and deadlines. 

Qualifications and Skills: 

  • Full membership with RICS or CABE. 
  • Commitment to continual professional development. 
  • Registration with Building Safety Regulator (Class 2 minimum). 
  • Strong literacy and numeracy skills. 
  • Desirable qualifications in energy calculations, fire risk assessments, or sound testing. 


  • Market Supplement £4,000 per annum 
  • Car Allowance up to £1,239 per annum 
  • Agile working arrangements to promote work-life balance.  
  • Generous pension scheme.  
  • 34 days of annual leave to support your well-being.  

Join Us: 

 If you're ready to embrace a fulfilling role that presents challenges alongside rewarding opportunities to contribute to our community's safety, we're eager to welcome you aboard. Bring your expertise as a Registered Building Inspector, your dedication to upholding safety standards, and your innovative mindset to help shape the future of Mid Sussex. 

 If you would like an informal chat, please do get in touch with Neil Ilott, our Building Control Manager, at 

How to Apply:  

Please follow the link to apply online, attaching your CV with a supporting statement outlining your relevant experience and why you're the ideal candidate for this role as a single document.   

Closing Date:  16th June 2024

Interview dates:  26-27th June 2024

How to apply

Please apply online via the link provided.

Please note, we do not accept CVs submitted without a fully completed online application form.

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