Assistant Building Surveyor

£18000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
21 Sep 2016
19 Oct 2016
Aletia Maddox
Job Type

Exciting new job in for an Assistant Building Surveyor based in Liverpool or Manchester offices.

Your new company
You will be working for a leading integrated professional and technical services firm positioned to design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets around the world for public- and private-sector clients. With nearly 100,000 employees including architects, engineers, designers, planners, scientists and management and construction services professionals. serving clients in over 150 countries around the world. Due to an increase in workload they are looking at appoint an Assistant Building Surveyor to the Liverpool and Manchester offices where you will have a great opportunity to progress your career as a party wall specialist/building surveyor.

Your new role
With training and support you will be responsible for undertaking building surveys, site inspections and measured surveys. Drafting plans/sections/elevations on computer aided design software. Preparation of Schedules of Work and Specifications for all types of maintenance and construction projects. Producing feasibility reports. Management of sub consultants and contractors. Delivery of contract administration services as appropriate to the commission. Arranging meetings and collating project documentation as required. Assisting senior surveyors in carrying out condition and asset management surveys, together with Party Wall Surveyor services for both Building Owners and Adjoining Owners, dilapidations and many other building surveying commissions
Compiling and monitoring project costs in line with approved budgets.

What you'll need to succeed
You will be educated to at least degree level or equivalent, in a Building Surveying RICS accredited degree. Be passionate about Building Surveying and developing a career with a leading construction consultancy. Ideally have been actively working as a graduate or assistant building surveyor for at least 12 months since graduation,. Have an understanding of the standard forms of building contract, their application and the duties of the Contract Administrator. Hold a full driving license. Have good IT skills (MS Outlook, Word, Excel, AutoCAD & other bespoke). Have good time management and prioritisation skills. Work with focus and enthusiasm. Have an ability to think clearly and make reasoned decisions, explaining the logic employed. Be a flexible individual, capable of working as part of a regional team, able to adapt to different work practices. Be a good communicator with high levels of numeracy and literacy.

What you'll get in return
This is an excellent career opportunity for you to join one of the leading international consultancies. You will get full training and support from the wider surveying team. You will have the opportunity to gain vast experience across all building surveying disciplines and working across a mix of sectors. You will receive an attractive salary and package offering career development and progression.

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