Building Surveyor

Posted 04 August 2023
Salary Negotiable upon experience
Job type Temporary
Discipline Property Management & Construction Recruitment
Contact NameRyan Geer

Job description

We are currently working in partnership with a renowned local authority who are committed to making a difference and seek to improve the quality of life and provide the best public services. They are currently recruiting for a Building Surveyor on a temporary contract for six months.

The ideal candidate will have extensive experience working with a commercial property portfolio.

Duties will include (but are not limited to):

  • Provide professional Building Surveying services ensuring that the public building stock and residential garages, including leisure, commercial, community and park buildings etc. and all assets are repaired and maintained in a good state of repair and are fit for purpose.
  • Preparing drawings as required, schedule of works and specifications required for the delivering of improvement works, planned and reactive repairs on commercial and corporate council buildings
  • Coordinating the delivery of works with consultants
  • Providing detailed knowledge of building technology and construction including identifying diagnosing defects and repair solutions
  • Managing projects from inception to completion including the preparation of documents for quotation and tendering purposes, up to value approx. £100K
  • Liaising with internal teams to ensure coordination with other capital works programmes

Experience required:

  • Experience in carrying out diagnosis building defects
  • Knowledge of the use of NBS specifications

Rewards and Benefits:

  • Excellent day rate
  • Attractive work setting

Working hours:

  • 37.5 hours per week
  • Monday - Friday 9am-5pm (flexibility offered)

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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