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Building inspector

  • Location : Wellingborough , United Kingdom

  • Salary : £25000.00 to £32000.00 per annum

  • Posted : 02/05/2021

  • Position: Full time

Job Description

We are recruiting a Quality Control Inspector to strengthen our growing team. Since 1969, Tingdene Homes is a proud independent business, its continued success is built on an unwavering commitment to quality and innovation, with a proven record spanning 50 years.

To manage the quality of the day to day builds, checks, designs and sign off sheets, completion of the industry standard quality control system with a hands on practical and logical approach, to ensure that work is carried out to a high standard in a fast pace environment. Able to build good rapport with management and their teams. Subcontractor interface during the build to control workmanship quality.

You will need experience preferably in the industry but certainly from a tool background and construction disciplines such as house builders, commercial and leisure. Qualifications in construction or surveying would also be advantageous.

The role involves a wide range of challenges so requires an adaptable solution led approach. You will be liaising directly with other departments and individuals, so good communication skills are necessary. We are looking for a positive team player with great problem-solving skills that also has a good eye for detail and is able to work independently with limited supervision.

Duties include;

  • The quality and safety of works on the line side
  • Making sure that building plans and specifications are being followed correctly
  • Ensure that work is carried out properly
  • Carry out regular inspections of the work
  • Comparing completed work with drawings and specifications 
  • Measuring and sampling building materials to check their quality
  • Recording results
  • Identifying build defects and suggesting ways to correct them

Quality | Render | Timber Frame | Insulation | Modular | Measuring | Sampling Building Materials | Identifying Build Defects | Building Plans | Specifications | Project Management | QC | Site Manager

Benefits

Holiday 30 days inclusive of statutory days / Aviva Work Place Pension Scheme

Additional Information

Monday to Thursday - 8AM to 5PM

Friday - 8AM to 12PM

Essential Skills

  • Sound knowledge of Building Regulations and current BS3636;2015
  • Good organisational and project management skills with strong attention to detail
  • Problem-solving skills
  • Excellent communication and negotiating skills, written, oral communication 
  • IT and an understanding of Excel
  • A good level of fitness and a head for heights
  • Completion of the industry standard quality control system
  • Ability to build relationships with line side management and their teams
  • Confidently manage conflict to a resolute, Subcontractor interface during the build to control workmanship quality
  • You will need experience preferably in the industry but certainly from a tool background and construction disciplines such as house builders, commercial and leisure
  • Qualifications in construction or surveying would be advantageous

Desired Skills

  • Preferably from the Park home sector 

About Company

Since 1969, Tingdene Homes has been one of the UK’s leading manufacturers of park homes and holiday lodges. A proudly independent business, its continued success is built on an unwavering commitment to quality and innovation, with a proven record spanning more than five decades.

Based in Wellingborough, Northamptonshire, Tingdene Homes employs 220 people and is a steadfast and long-standing supporter of British manufacturing. All homes and lodges are constructed to BS3632 standards in its state-of-the-art production facility, positioned just a stone’s throw from their Head Office and showroom, which remains the UK’s only permanent indoor exhibition space for park homes and holiday lodges.

Tingdene’s market-leading collection of park homes and holiday lodges is continually refreshed with new design-led introductions that embrace the latest developments in sustainability and performance. Guests are invited to discover the ‘Tingdene Difference’ with several designs displayed at any time within Tingdene’s refurbished and fully accessible showroom.

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