• Building Safety Surveyor

    Building Safety apprentices will support our Safe & Strong strategy.

Building Safety Surveyor

What you'll need
What you'll get from us
How long will it take
Where you'll be

Minimum 5 GCSE’s including Maths and English Grade 9 -4
Minimum 3 A-levels Grade B or above (at least one subject to be IT related) or equivalent qualification

A competitive salary of £18,000 per annum
BSc (Hons) in Building Control

 We’ll pay your tuition fees

 You’ll earn £18,000 per year, whilst studying

 Gain a Bachelor’s degree and apprenticeships standard qualification

 You graduate with five years professional experience

 Access our Brilliant Benefits (as well as usual student discounts)

 We dedicate time for you to study during the working week

 Industry recognised membership access

 You’ll be offered further workplace learning opportunities

 Receive guidance and mentoring from specialists in your field

 Guaranteed permanent role upon successful completion of apprenticeship.

Your degree apprenticeship will take 5 years, here's a breakdown of what's involved:

Academic Year Modules to study
Year 1
  • Introduction to Law
  • Built environment professional development
  • Built environment health and safety
  • Sustainable construction (Residential Buildings)
Year 2
  • Built environment business and economics projects
  • BIM and Data Management
  • Construction and environmental technology
  • Professional practice
  • Development and Regeneration
Year 3
  • Employability skills (Construction project)
  • Professional practice
  • Construction law
  • Sustainability
  • Building Pathology
Year 4
  • Fire Safety
  • Accessibility, Safety at Sports grounds
Year 5
  • Dissertation

You'll be based in our central Birmingham offices, the Degree is delivered in partnership with Wolverhampton University

What's the job?

The safety of our homes is important to us, you’ll be making sure our planning and construction phases meet regulatory standards. You’ll be undertaking on-site property surveys, meeting with our customers and contractors while monitoring progress and ensuring gas, electricity and fire compliance.

A day for you might involve carrying out investigations, advising on environmental and safety issues. You’ll also have involvement with contract management and procurement.

On successful completion

You’ll be a qualified Building Safety Surveyor with a BSc (Hons) in Building Control and extensive experience. You’ll also have professional membership with Institute of Fire Engineers (IFE) and Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB).

Meet the team

With the nature of Building Safety the job involves number crunching and looking at data, however there’s also lots of opportunities to get out and about and meet different teams across the organisation. Building Safety is key to our corporate plan so there’s a real feeling that what we do matters.

- Chris Luke, Head of Building Safety Compliance

Interested? Apply now!