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Building Surveyor / Senior Building Surveyor

Bedfords Surveyors Ltd
London & Home Counties; Kent; Midlands
£50,000 - £65,000 pa. Dependent on experience
Closing date
31 May 2024

As a result of the increasing awareness of our reputation within the insurance industry, we require surveyors to manage the additional workload in the Midlands and South of the UK.

This is a busy and varied role and will involve working on a wide range of projects, including insurance work, primarily residential and commercial buildings in all forms of construction. We have ambitious plans to expand over the next few years and are looking for people who share the same vision. This is a very exciting time to be part of Bedfords Surveyors.

Essential Candidate Attributes:

  • Organised, efficient and reliable individual who is thoroughly professional and must be committed to a long-term career with the company.
  • MRICS or experienced non RICS qualified.
  • All applicants must hold a full UK driving licence.
  • Experience in handling design/contract administration.
  • Experience and understanding of CAD, CDM Regs 2015, The Party Wall etc. Act 1996, Building Regulation and Planning Legislation.

Additional Benefits:

  • Electric or Hybrid car or car allowance.
  • Mobile phone, laptop and other ancillary equipment provided.
  • Professional membership fees paid.
  • Pension.
  • Private medical insurance and life insurance.
  • Flexible working from home or office.
  • Supportive team environment.

Building Surveyor Responsibilities:

  • Inspect and provide advice on the design, construction, maintenance, repair, and refurbishment of all types of buildings and sites.
  • Inspections to involve measured surveys, defect diagnosis and associated investigations.
  • Determine the condition of existing buildings, identify, and analyse defects, including proposals for repair.
  • To prepare reports, specifications and drawings for the repair, refurbishment, demolition, and re-building of all types of buildings.
  • To tender projects and provide post tender analysis.
  • To oversee works using recognised building contracts and to current technical
  • standards
  • Work independently as project lead with sound knowledge on all aspects of professional consultancy services.
  • To understand and apply other relevant legislation such as health and safety, party wall, building regulations and planning legislation.
  • To play an active part in promoting the company’s services to secure projects and promote the business.

Time for change
If you think it is time for a change and want to be part of a forward-thinking company where hard work is rewarded with a high basic and a share of the profits, call 03331 309480 for a confidential telephone call with one of the partners. Just leave your telephone number and your first name and a partner will call you back. You can also apply through this site. 

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