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Adaptations Surveyor

Carrington West
£40 per hour
Closing date
22 Mar 2024

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Contract Type
Full Time
Residential Property
Business Type
Public Sector
Application Type
Quick Apply

Job Details

Adaptations Surveyor
Location: South London
Duration: 6 Months
Rate: £40 per hour

Are you passionate about making a difference in people's lives through home adaptations and improvements? An exciting opportunity has arisen for a motivated individual to join our client as an adaptations surveyor

Job Purpose: As an Adaptations Surveyor, you will play a vital role in assessing, designing, and managing home adaptation projects. Working closely with a small team, you'll provide technical advice, ensure compliance with building regulations, and oversee works completed by external contractors. Your work will directly contribute to enhancing the living conditions of vulnerable individuals across a busy South London Borough

Main Roles & Responsibilities:
·Design and deliver home repairs, improvements, and adaptations within designated service areas.
·Provide responsive customer service, offering technical advice to vulnerable individuals, team members, and key partners.
·Ensure high-quality adaptations in clients' homes by overseeing works completed by external contractors.
·Visit homes to assess, design, and plan repairs and alterations, including producing AutoCAD drawings and liaising with contractors.
·Provide information and advice on property defects, technical solutions, and compliance with building regulations.
·Manage contracts, monitor spending, and ensure standards of workmanship are upheld.
·Support clients in understanding and engaging with building works, addressing concerns, and ensuring customer outcomes are achieved.
·Stay updated on building regulations, HSE legislative changes, and industry developments.

·Experience in designing home improvements and managing building works.
·Proficiency in AutoCAD or equivalent technical design software.
·Strong communication and negotiation skills.
·Knowledge of building regulations, health and safety requirements, and related legislation.
·Ability to multi task, prioritise, and manage deadlines effectively.
·Clear record-keeping skills and familiarity with electronic file management systems.
·Willingness to travel between sites, including rural areas.

Additional Information: Employment is subject to an acceptable DBS certificate due to the nature of the role involving work with vulnerable individuals.
If you're ready to make a meaningful impact and have the necessary skills and experience, we want to hear from you. Please email or call 02393876212


Carrington West is an award-winning recruitment company providing high calibre talent to the UK highways, transport & infrastructure, town planning, water & environmental, utilities, power & telecoms, building and rail industries. We recruit interim, temporary and permanent professionals from entry to board level across multiple disciplines for private and public sector organisations.

Each of our specialist teams consist of consultants who are experts in the sectors they service. They understand the unique challenges our clients and candidates face and have successfully formed long-term partnerships that lead to time and cost-efficient solutions. We work on contingent, preferred supplier or sole supplier agreements and are ISO 9001:2015, ISO 14001:2015, ISO27001:2013 accredited and RISQS and Achilles registered..

Founded in 2011, we have grown quickly due to the passion, integrity and excellence of our people who consistently deliver outstanding levels of service so our clients and candidates can achieve their goals. We are active members of the recruitment community striving to improve industry standards as REC members and we have proudly achieved Investor in People Gold status.

Company info
Carrington West Ltd
Building 1000, Lakeside North Harbour

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