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Building Surveyor

Job Description

Building Surveyor

3 months on-going contract, Inside IR35


About the role

The Building Surveyor will assist the Senior Building surveyors in the effective management and delivery of Building projects on Council managed properties including operation, non-operational buildings, investment land and buildings.

To assist with surveys and the production of reports for other services and departments and team records.

  • To ensure efficiency, effectiveness and equality in service delivery.
  • To exercise proper integrity and respect of confidential matters and personal information obtained during the execution of the duties of this post.
  • To reflect the Council's core values and objectives in undertaking the duties of this post.
  • To adopt high standard of personal and professional conduct in communication with the public, members and other officers.
  • To provide outstanding customer services to all customers, colleagues, elected Members etc. In particular by building trust, taking responsibility and assuming ownership of issues, actively listening, communicating with empathy and being flexible and adaptable to meet the needs of others.
  • To understand and comply with the legal requirements of the Health and Safety at Work Act 1974 and any other relevant regulations as detailed in the Council's Health and Safety Policy Statement.
  • To carry out duties and responsibilities under the Data Protection Act 1998; in particular, to take all reasonable care that no unauthorised loss or disclosure of personal data occurs.
  • To undertake such other reasonable duties as may be requested

  • Significant experience within a property environment and working in a Building Surveyor environment
  • Experience and knowledge of repairs and maintenance
  • Experience and knowledge of historic building repairs and maintenance
  • Experience of administration of records management and/or financial systems.
  • Demonstrable knowledge of IT packages and web based applications.
  • Awareness of Data Protection Act, confidentiality and Freedom of Information.
  • Experience of using Computer aided Drawing packages , AutoCad, GIS
  • Hold a current driving license.
  • HND/ Degree in Building surveying plus minimum 2 years post qualification in a Building surveying Role

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