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Residential Surveyor

  • Job reference: JAMC665
  • Location: Hackney, London
  • Job type: Temporary
  • Area of Expertise: Building Surveyors (All Levels), Maintenance Surveyors (All Levels)
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Job description: A Local Authority based in East London is looking for a Technical Residential Architect/Surveyor to join their team. This is a full time, temporary ongoing agency role and the successful candidate must have a full relevant surveying/architecture qualification, experience dealing with specifically residential buildings and ideally a strong background in Local Authority projects.

The main purpose of the role is to improve the condition and quality of the clients housing stock, ranging from Victorian street properties to pre-war mansion blocks to tower blocks on large estates. As a Technical Residential Architect/ Surveyor, you will contribute to the strategy's aim of homes which people are proud of through ensuring good quality design.
This role will mainly focus on developing high level performance standards for the Council's capital investment programme for the existing housing stock, in the context of an increasingly complex set of construction requirements.
The successful candidate will have sound knowledge of technical challenges across all types of domestic dwellings, including high-rise developments, and experience in preparing high level performance standards for design and build contracts in a housing environment.

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate the following competencies/attributes;

Possesses specialist skills and well-developed knowledge to provide in-depth support to a technical or operational service
Use technical judgements and skills, interpreting statutory regulations and legislation, preparing specifications and plans of work / submitting technical reports
A building related qualification or extensive experience as a Maintenance Surveyor
Good technical knowledge of planning, construction and design
Knowledge and understanding of building design, specification and maintenance including sustainability

The client is looking to move quickly with appointing to this position and as such, are offering £26 - £30 p/hr Umbrella ltd (approx. £650 - £730 NET p/week after deductions) for the duration of the role. If this position sounds of interest, please email a copy of your up to date CV to or call Jamal at Service Care Construction on 01772 208967.

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