Building Surveyor

Posted 13 November 2023
Salary Up to £39,328 per annum
Job type Permanent
Discipline Property Management & Construction Recruitment
Contact NameIsaac Ellis

Job description

​We are currently partnering with a leading Social Housing provider, who are recruiting for a handful of Surveyor vacancies on a permanent basis.

This is a full-time position with a salary of up to £39,328 and the start date is subject to notice.

Duties will include (but are not limited to):

  • Completing surveys to identify sources of damp and mould within domestic properties and creating specifications of work for remedial works

  • Technically surveying repairs works for tenanted and void properties, diagnosing property needs and confirming the actions required by providing detailed work specifications or using NHF S.O.R’s

  • Ordering works and associated resources following inspection, liaising with all stakeholders and contractors on timescales for completion prior to issuing orders

  • Liaising with tenants to provide updates on ongoing works and answering any queries they may have

  • Preparing specifications and gathering quotes for work falling outside the schedule of rates process in line with the association’s financial policies and procedures and procurement regulations


  • Experience completing maintenance surveys and damp & mould works

  • Excellent communication skills and ability to liaise with tenants and contractors on a variety

  • Full UK driving license and own vehicle

Rewards and Benefits:

  • Hybrid working

  • Flexible working hours

Working hours:

  • 37.5 hours per week

  • Monday – Friday, start/finish times flexible

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.

At James Andrews Recruitment Solutions we try to respond to all applications personally, however, due to the high volume of applications this is not always possible. If you have not heard back from us within 72 hours, please assume that your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.

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