Building Surveyor

Posted 09 February 2024
Salary Negotiable dependent on experience
Job type Temporary
Discipline Property Management & Construction Recruitment
Contact NameIsaac Ellis

Job description

We are currently partnering with a Local Authority based in Devon, who are recruiting for a Building Surveyor to join their growing team on a temporary basis with a view to extend.

This is a full-time position with an hourly rate negotiable dependant on experience and the start date is subject to notice.

Duties will include (but are not limited to):

  • Completing reactive building fabric surveys for minor works on commercial dwellings across the Exeter area
  • Adhering to the Construction, Design and Management (CDM) and COSHH Regulations during the planning, design and execution of works
  • Liaising with the compliance team on matters of Health and Safety, ensure follow up works are completed and progress is monitored
  • Utilising and maintaining the approved Property Database in respect of building fabric data
  • Liaising with internal and external contractors to ensure the works are completed on time


  • Experience completing surveys within Social Housing
  • Full UK driving license

Rewards and Benefits:

  • Hybrid working – 2/3 days a week working from home
  • Fuel costs covered

Working hours:

  • 37 hours per week
  • Monday – Friday, 9am – 5pm
  • 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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