Building Surveyor

Location
England, Hampshire
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
08 Oct 2019
Closes
05 Nov 2019
Ref
sh2
Contact
Sophie Holt
Sector
Property
Specialism
Building Surveying
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
Status
Other

About the role

As part of the Building Surveyor team you will prepare specifications, schedules of works and contract documents for tendering or pricing by contractors to meet planned maintenance and major works programmes. You will conduct inspections and regular checks as necessary to ensure on-site delivery is to a high standard and meets requirements. You will work closely with colleagues in the Estates team and with other service leads to, plan and deliver of procuring new premises and maintain the condition of the existing commercial and operational estate. You will also need to carryout investigations on site into building defects or problems and produce technical reports with recommendations.

What we are looking for

You are self motivated and well organised and know how to effectively manage a busy workload. Good negotiation and people management skills are essential to developing and maintaining effective relationships with our suppliers. You must use your initiative, be innovative and flexible in your approach to completing your work as the portfolio includes both historic and modern buildings

Essential skills

To do this role you will need:

  • Previous experience of working in a construction environment or in a similar role
  • A degree in a relevant construction related subject
  • Membership of the RICS
  • Five years post qualification experience
  • a good knowledge of health and safety legislation including CDM
  • proven successful project management and contract administration of planned, cyclical and major repairs projects
  • the ability to estimate and value projects of rates or proprietary indices
  • experience of managing works using term contracts
  • IT literate and able to use autocad
  • Project Management skills
  • a basic understanding of building pathology and ability to diagnose building related defects
Sign up for job alerts

Get job alerts for this search

Create a job alert and receive personalised job recommendations straight to your inbox:

Email jobs like these

Similar jobs

Sign up for job alerts

Get job alerts for this search

Create a job alert and receive personalised job recommendations straight to your inbox:

Email jobs like these

Similar jobs