Building Surveyor

Job Title: Building Surveyor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Herefordshire
Salary: Up to £60,000 dependant on experience
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: RT-BS-HERE-HH
Contact Name: Hannah Huxley
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 24, 2017 16:28

Job Description

My client is looking for an experienced Chartered Building Surveyor to join one of the UK's most experienced, qualified and professional property surveyor consultancies in England and Wales.

The successful applicant must have a depth of experience with expertise and local knowledge to support the client at each stage of property investment, ownership and occupation from acquisition to disposal.

Due to continuous growth within business my client is looking to expand a Building Surveying role in the Herefordshire. The successful candidate will be a passionate and driven individual who is looking to develop and challenge themselves.

Essential Requirements

  • University Degree (relevant field) - RICS approved
  • MRICS Chartered
  • 3 years + experience
  • Extensive survey experience would be desirable

Duties & Responsibilities

• Establish and maintain client management/relationships
•Advice on the design, construction, maintenance, repair and refurbishment of all types of residential and commercial property
•Carry out building and measured surveys
• Ensure buildings conform to the latest building regulations and technical standards
• Ensuring accurate specifications, obtaining estimates and  planning maintenance
• Able to analyse and report on building defects
•Handling claims and negotiations with loss adjusters leading to the preparation of drawings and specifications for remedial work
•Prepare schedules of dilapidations (land and buildings)
•Provide advice in connection with planning applications, appeals, boundary disputes, government grants, conducting arbitrations and acting as an expert witness
•Supervision of building work on site

The role will require you to be a passionate and ambitious individual who strives to perfection. You will have excellent communication skills both oral and written with the ability to communicate across all levels. You will have an excellent analytical mind with high level of intellect and be able to work individually.

This is an excellent opportunity to join a well-established consultancy. To apply for the position please email your CV to the below contact details or contact me on 0151 737 5560