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  • Ref no: SIC04400
  • Published: 4/9/2020
  • Closes: 17/9/2020
  • Location: 8 North Ness, Lerwick, ZE1 0LZ
  • Salary: £27,468.73 - £43,879.34 per year
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Position Type: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week

This position has expired.

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The Building Standards Surveyor is responsible, through the Building Standards Manager, for contributing to the delivery of the building standards service to the Council and the people of Shetland in accordance with the Building (Scotland) Act and the Building Standards (Scotland) Regulations.

The postholder will be required to carry out the full range of day to day functions and duties in accordance with the legislative requirements and the Council’s policies and priorities, as directed.

  • A relocation package does apply to this post
  • We will pay interview expenses from within the UK

More detail is provided in the Job Profile, Person Specification and Conditions of Service Summary attached to the bottom of this advert.

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Additional Information

  • The grade of this post is H/I/J/K/L
  • Salary shown in the advert is inclusive of Distant Islands Allowance of £2,235 per annum 
  • This post is career graded - your salary and career progression will depend on your experience and qualifications
  • Permanent Full Time post for 37.0 Hours per Week , 52.18 weeks per year  
  • You must have a full driving licence and/or the ability to travel throughout Shetland at short notice and where public transport is limited
  • We are happy to talk flexible working

This post is based at 8 North Ness, Lerwick

For further details relating to this post, please contact:  Aaron Kerr, Team Leader, on 01595 744824, or email

If you have a disability which prevents you from applying online, please call 01595 744032.


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