Building Surveyor (Projects)

Plymouth, Devon
£33,518 to £38,833 pa – Grade 7
03 Nov 2017
26 Nov 2017
Job Function
Surveyor - Building
Contract Type
Full Time

Estates and Facilities

Building Surveyor (Projects)

Salary: £33,518 to £38,833 pa – Grade 7

Ref: A5660

University of Plymouth has a vibrant campus in the heart of the city and is one of the largest universities in the country, with over 26,000 students benefiting from a Plymouth education. The University is undertaking an exciting programme to improve the quality of the built environment and increase the student experience.

We wish to appoint a Building Surveyor (Projects) within the Estates and Facilities department, which consists of a multi-disciplinary team. You will be an enthusiastic individual and will work within an exciting environment with involvement in a variety of projects.

Reporting to the Senior Surveyor, the Building Surveyor (Projects) role will provide specialist skill, knowledge and expertise, and contribute to the delivery of repair, refurbishment and new build projects. You will focus on the technical aspects of construction projects, support the management of external consultants and contractors.

You will work in partnership with stakeholders and other colleagues to deliver an effective customer focused service. You will be responsible for producing specifications, employer’s requirements and monitoring construction activity. You will proactively manage project expenditure, resources, performance and provide accurate reporting.

We are seeking a highly motivated, positive and collaborative individual to join the team and it is anticipated that you will have excellent interpersonal and communication skills.

You will be based at and operate from the University’s Plymouth City Centre Campus, however may on occasions be required to visit the other University campuses located throughout Devon and Cornwall.

For an informal discussion, please do not hesitate to contact Nick Grech-Cini on telephone 01752 588477.

This is a full-time position working 37 hours per week on a permanent basis.

Closing date: 12 Midnight, Sunday 26 November 2017

Interviews are expected to take place on Wednesday 13 December 2017

University of Plymouth is committed to an inclusive culture and respecting diversity, and welcomes applications from all sections of the community and is a Stonewall diversity champion.

The University holds a Bronze Athena SWAN Award which recognises commitment to advancing women’s careers in STEMM academia.

University of Plymouth has been recognised by Bloomberg as one of the 50 best UK employers for 2016.