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Social Housing Surveyor

Social Housing Surveyor


Full Time (35 hours)

Agile working – work where you are most effective for your role

Salary: £29,938

We have an exciting opportunity for a strong team player who has the knowledge and experience to help us maintain our homes to a high quality.  Collaboration is key to achieving the most cost effective solution so that we can continue to deliver our ambitious investment programmes and provide quality homes for our rich and diverse customers and communities. 

This role will primarily lead on surveying repairs needed, management of contractors, service delivery and assurance of quality of work completed, for our responsive repairs and void works orders. We are seeking a suitably qualified and experienced person who will ensure works are customer focussed and take responsibility to ensure our properties remain to a safe and high standard.

You will have the exciting opportunity to work in an agile and flexible culture where you can be involved in meaningful organisational change and development. Arches Housing is a great place to work, promoting agile working and making use of technology across all roles. We offer good benefits to staff and we want to attract people to work with us to provide the best service for our customers.

You will be:

  • Pro-active and organised, with proven experience of contract management,
  • Good with customers and able to deliver messages with tact and diplomacy,
  • A great team player with good written and verbal communication skills
  • A firm believer in equal opportunities and the value of diversity
  • Someone who will represent Arches values and behaviours

In return we offer a range of generous benefits, including:

  • 35 hour week (flexi-time)
  • 28 days annual leave, rising to 33 incrementally each year over 5 years, plus a discretionary day at Christmas when we close for the week
  • Westfield healthcare
  • 9% employer pension contribution (choice of 2 pensions)
  • Cycle to Work
  • Free parking
  • Free hot drinks

For an informal discussion about the role please contact Gary Smith, Asset Reinvestment Manager on 07970 421493, or at:

As an equal opportunities employer, we particularly welcome applications from Women and Black, Asian, Minority, Ethnic (BAME) backgrounds as they are currently underrepresented at this level in this area of the business. All appointments will be made on merit of skill and experience relative to the role.

Please take a closer look at our Careers pages to find out more about us, our generous employee benefits and how we recruit, including tips for applicants to help you prepare your application.

The closing date is 12 noon on Monday 29th November 2021. Interviews will be held on 2nd/3rd December at our offices, and will include an on-site assessment exercise.    

CVs will not be considered. Please complete an application form and return it to:

Social Housing Surveyor

Arches Housing Ltd
Agile working – work where you are most effective for your role
Salary: £29,938

Published on 22 Nov 2021

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