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Building Surveyor

Your new company
Twenty years ago this company started as a sole practitioner providing building surveying services to a small group of loyal clients, since then the business has grown in size and so has the demand for their services.

The company now stands at 15 strong with 9 building surveyors split into two teams, with one focusing on residential surveying such as building surveys and party wall matters, and the other focusing on project surveying and management across Healthcare, Education and Ecclesiastical properties.

Your new role
As an APC Surveyor your role will revolve around developing your skills as thoroughly as possible, which will be achieved through exposure to both residential surveying and building projects.

You will report into senior surveyors at the business shadowing them from instruction to instruction. You will assist in carrying out surveys, dictating and reporting on building conditions, producing specifications and schedules of work for certain projects from refurbishments to repairs and replacements, and even some new build work.

You will be tasked with carrying out measured surveys and producing AutoCAD drawings for projects as well as preparing feasibility studies with budgets.

You will learn about the party wall act and will be involved in party awards, and will gain exposure to planning submissions and liaise with building control on building work.

What you'll need to succeed
To succeed in this role you will need a Bachelors degree or equivalent in Building Surveying or other relevant subjects and ideally you will possess a minimum of 6 months industry experience.

You'll need to be determined and conscientious as well as detail oriented with strong communication and a professional demeanour.

Your written communication will need to excellent as report writing and emails correspondence will be a substantial element of your role, and you will need to be a team player who can follow instructions to the point.

Good knowledge of MS Office package including Excel and MS Project are advantageous, and AutoCAD skills are key.

What you'll get in return
You will receive an industry competitive salary bench-marked at £30-35K based on 1-2 years of professional experience, in addition to this you will be entitled to a discretionary bonus based on performance and impact to the business.

The company will enrol you on a private pension and you will be eligible for private medical cover after successfully completing probation period.

The business offers 24 days annual leave in addition to the standard 8 bank holidays annually.
You'll be set up with a company iPhone for business use and you can take advantage of free onsite parking to avoid searching for spaces offsite.
Business expenses & mileage are redeemable.

In addition the business plan team building and celebration events throughout the year,

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

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Building Surveyor

Surrey
Permanent
no work experience required
Non-Management

Published on 1 Apr 2020