Area Property Surveyor

Posted 26 April 2024
Salary £41,418 per annum
Job type Permanent
Discipline Property Management & Construction Recruitment
Contact NameAilis Reilly

Job description

Our client, a reputable Local Authority, is currently recruiting for a permanent Area Property Surveyor.

The position, based in Hampshire, is due to start immediately on a full-time basis, with a salary of £41,418 per annum.

The ideal candidate will have experience of a similar position within the social housing maintenance sector, experience of specifying and ordering works and hold a full UK Driving License.

Duties will include (but are not limited to):

  • Affecting the implementation of the Council’s policies concerning the maintenance of the Council’s Housing property portfolio

  • Advising, diagnosing and specifying maintenance work required to mitigate disrepair challenges

  • Diagnosing and specifying maintenance work required to eliminate damp and mould within the Councils housing stock

  • Assisting in carrying out condition surveys as part of the Council’s wider stock condition/asset management plan

  • Surveying, evaluating, programming, implementing, overseeing, and certifying schedules of work within the district in empty (void) properties, including quality control inspections

  • Affecting the implementation of the Council’s policies concerning the maintenance of the Council’s Housing property portfolio

  • Liaising with all other divisional staff members to ensure effective works co-ordination

  • Holding responsibility for the achievement of performance standards and financial targets for works within a designated area

Experience required:

  • 5 years’ experience working in the social housing maintenance sector

  • Experience specifying and ordering works for the renovation of occupies and vacant properties

  • Experience working within a team

  • Experience of using the Orchard computer system

  • Experience in using Microsoft Office applications

Skills, knowledge and expertise required:

  • Knowledge of Health & Safety Regulations

  • Qualified to HNC/HND level

  • Ability to work under pressure

Working hours:

  • Monday – Thursday, 8.30am-5pm

  • Friday, 8.30am-4pm

Please note that you require recent experience to apply for this role.

James Andrews is acting as an employment agency and business in relation to this role.

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