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Housing Surveyor

Job Description

A Local Authority based in East Yorkshire is currently recruiting for a Housing Surveyor to join their team as soon as possible.

This is a full time, temporary position and the ideal candidate will have experience project managing building work from inception to completion ideally on behalf of a local authority.

The purpose of the role is to undertake surveying of properties and technical work including the management of contractors in relation to the repair, maintenance, renovation and adaptations in both the private and public sectors.

The main responsibilities of the role:

Project manage the technical and legislative aspects of individual grant and loan applications including property surveys, preparation of schedules, reports, drawings and estimated costs to determine work which is eligible for financial assistance in accordance with the legal framework. This includes meeting the requirements of the Decent Home Standard and the Housing Health and Safety Rating System.

Project manage building related works from inception to completion to ensure client is kept informed and building work is carried out in accordance with contract documents.

Carry out surveys for disabled adaptations in the public and private sector housing stock; prepare detailed plans, specifications, schedules and reports to adapt / extend a dwelling that will enable disabled people to continue to live in their homes and improve their quality of life.


  • ONC or OND in Construction or HNC in building studies
  • Project manage building work from inception to completion
  • Carry out property surveys and prepare schedules, reports, drawings via Auto CAD
  • A knowledge and commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and/or vulnerable adults

The client is looking to move quickly with this role and as such are offering £18 p/hour Umbrella Ltd (approx. £470 p/week NET after deductions). So if this position sounds of interest, email a copy of your up to date CV to or call James at Service Care Construction on 01772 208967
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