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Building Surveyor

Job Description

A client within the Public Sector based in North West London is currently recruiting for a Building Surveyor to join their repairs team as soon as possible. The client is offering a full time, contract position on an ongoing basis with the ideal candidate having experience of working within the public sector within a housing environment.

The Role

Key purpose of the role is to offer a resolution focused surveying service providing excellent customer service at every stage to enhance the reputation of the Housing property service.

Key responsibilities will include but not be limited to:

  • To deliver a comprehensive technical surveying function incorporating diagnosis, specification, ordering, supervision and communication in order to maximise effectiveness and financial performance.
  • Strong contractor management, to ensure that performance levels are maintained and early escalation of issues to ensure they are resolved promptly and in line with contractual obligations.
  • Operate largely autonomously to manage own workload and prioritise tasks both on-site and in the office

The Candidate

To be considered for this role you will require HNC, HND, BTEC HND or higher, in a building discipline, or over 5 years hands on experience of related repairs surveying/ construction from a trade background.

The below skills would be beneficial for the role:

  • Ability to communicate clearly and concisely, orally and in writing with a wide range of people including customers, colleagues, Councillors and other agencies
  • Ability to understand, interpret and advise through practical problem solving
  • Ability to write reports outlining structural and/or repair based solutions.

The client is looking to move quickly with this role and as such are offering £33 p/h Umbrella Ltd. inside IR 35.

How to Apply

If this position sounds of interest, email a copy of your up-to-date CV to or call Amy at Service Care Construction on 01772 208967 to discuss the vacancy in more detail.

Also, if this role is not of interest to you, but you are looking for new opportunities, please still get in touch as we cover all construction-related vacancies across the region.

Referral Bonus

If this role is not suitable for yourself, but you know someone who may be interested, please pass on their details, or forward these details to them. If they are successful in applying, you will receive a £250 referral bonus upon completion of an initial probationary period.