Building Surveyor (validation surveys)

Building Surveyor (validation surveys)

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  • Sector:

    Housing, Surveying & Construction Management

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  • Salary:

    £25 - 35 per hour

  • Contact:

    Danny Ewart

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

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Building Surveyor/s (Validation Surveys) My Client, an award-winning, multi-disciplinary building and property consultancy with offices nationwide are seeking Building Surveyor/s to based remotely. The workload will be a client secondment covering East London (Stratford), Southeast London and Slough so mainly site based. So essentially a surveyor required for each area. This instruction can be appointed on a contract of fixed-term basis (1 year+)

What You'll Do

You'll be the lead surveyor providing professional building consultancy services for the clients’ cyclical housing maintenance programme, inspecting and validating completed works. Inspect and monitor works in progress and completed work throughout. Complete interim inspection reports. Assist with queries from cost consultants and work with them to ensure residents receive value for money. Complete a handover report and sign off the works as complete. Issue payment certificates for invoices to be paid. Assist with ad-hoc duties where required.

You'll be a good communicator and you'll collaborate within your team, with external third parties including contractors and cost consultants to ensure the delivery of a high-quality service for residents at the best value.

Strong people skills are essential. As well as working with colleagues in different departments and external third parties, you'll be interacting with residents as the face of the Housing Association, when assessing issues and visiting their property.

A good knowledge of IT systems will also be important.

Essential knowledge, experience and skills:

  • Appropriate surveying qualifications /relevant experience (min HND/HNC)
  • Understanding and experience in using Contract documents such as JCT / NEC.
  • Knowledge and ability to write detailed technical reports.
  • Experience of project management / programme of planned / cyclical works.
  • Good IT skills

For further information please contact Danny danny.ewart@buildrec.com / 07756 401156

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