Building Surveyor

Hays Construction and Property
Newcastle upon Tyne
£28000 - £30000/annum
17 Jul 2017
16 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Building Surveyor. Permanent, North East

Hays are delighted to be working with a large and well-established private sector organisation to recruit a Building Surveyor on a permanent basis. You will be joining a busy team, who work with a full range of clients from both public & private sector won through either direct award, frameworks or competitive tender. The work can be a varied & a mix of professional surveying work (including condition surveys, party wall, dilapidations, DDA audit, Fire Risk Assessments, etc) and contract work (including repairs, refurbishments & new build schemes).

* Building Surveying Architectural Services
* Project & Cost Management
* Highways & Transportation
* Civil & Structural Engineering
* Building M& E Services
* Property Management (inc. rent reviews & valuations)
* Regulatory Services (Planning & Building Control)
* Acoustics

The Role and Responsibilities
This role is for a Building Surveyor and they will be responsible for service delivery to a wide range of clients in designing solutions in the private, education, local authorities and other public sector clients. The successful candidate will be expected to;

* Have responsibility for early stage design and feasibility work
* Developing detailed briefs in conjunction with the client and other colleagues
* Carry out site surveys (including measured surveys, condition surveys and defect analysis)
* Carry out detailed design work and assist with preparing tender information
* Deal with/assist with administering building contracts (JCT or NEC)
* Undertake all aspects of professional surveying work (including Condition Surveys, Specific Defect Analysis, PW work, dilapidations, DDA, etc.)
* Undertake Fire Risk Assessments
* Liaise with Clients, Contractors & other consultants (internal and external)

Essential Criteria

* BSc in Building Surveying or equivalent
* Experience within a commercial Building Surveying environment
* Recently Chartered member of RICS, CIOB, CABE or similar OR currently working towards APC.
* Ability to establish a good working relationship with Clients and colleagues
* Self-motivated and able to work with minimum supervision
* Ability to prioritise and work to deadlines
* Good AutoCAD skills
* Good written & verbal communication skills
* Full UK Driving Licence & use of own vehicle
* Ability to demonstrate flexible approach to work & willingness to travel as may be required.
* Team player

What you need to do now
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