Building & Surveying Manager

Building & Surveying Manager

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Property & Surveying

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £35k - 38.5k per year + benefits

  • Contact:

    Kirsty Rutlidge

  • Contact email:


  • Contact phone:

    018 7224 8898

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  • Published:

    30 days ago

  • Expiry date:


Build Recruitment are working in Partnership with Canford School - Dorset.  Recruiting an experience Building & Surveying Manager on a permanent basis.


 “New season – new building surveying opportunity on the south coast!

Set in 250 acres of parkland and centred around an outstanding Grade 1 Manor House designed by Blore and Barry, Canford School comprises a wide range of modern and period teaching, boarding and co-curricular buildings as well as staff houses, a public sports centre and the impressive Layard Theatre.

A unique and one-off opportunity to join the experienced estates team as their Building & Surveying Manager. This role will take the lead of planned and response maintenance as well as various improvement projects across the estate, working in conjunction with the Mechanical & Electrical Manager, and closely alongside the Director of Estates. You will also manage a small team of maintenance operatives as part of this role.

Applicants applying will be a qualified Building Surveyor, ideally BSc Building Surveying or equivalent and have 5years post graduate experience of working in a surveying role. We are looking for someone with new ideas who can set up a new survey and inspection regime and who also may be looking for their first role as a manager and budget holder. Experience of working directly with contractors, subcontractors and tradespeople will be essential as well as a small team of RICS qualified colleagues.

This is a full-time permanent opportunity to work at the  ‘Boarding school of the year 2018’ -  with excellent prospects and an impressive package on offer this is really an opportunity not to be missed.

Build Recruitment are managing all enquiries in relation to this role for Canford School in Dorset, for more information or an informal confidential conversation please contact Kirsty direct on 07494 544 290 or please send through your most up to date CV to Kirsty.rutlidge@buildrec.com


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