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Building Surveyor

Hays Building
£25.00 - £30.00 per hour
Closing date
25 Nov 2022

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Job position
Contract Type
Temporary / Contract
Full Time
Job Function
Surveyor - Building
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3 month rolling contract for Building Surveyor at Housing Association-Cumbria £25-£30ph

Your new company
You will be working for a Housing Association in Cumbria

Your new role

  • Undertaking complex surveys of homes to successfully diagnose defects such as damp and mould or structural failure and to prepare specifications and schedules of remedial works
  • Undertaking surveys and inspections to approve customer requests for alterations and / or adaptations
  • Successfully managing small remedial works both within timescale and budget
  • Undertaking surveys of void properties
  • Assisting the Surveying Team Leader in being accountable for surveying properties in cases of disrepair, diagnosing defects and preparing specifications and schedules

What you'll need to succeed
*A relevant Property related qualification- BSc or HNC
*Have an understanding of legislative requirements for Asset Management and Building Safety
*Have knowledge of the ongoing management of safety in the built environment with strong knowledge of the application of the Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2015
*Have knowledge of asbestos, legionella, building regulations, fire regulations, health and safety regulations and carrying out risk assessments within a housing environment
*Have experience from within the building industry ideally working within a customer focused housing repair and maintenance or planned works team
*Have experience of undertaking complex surveys to determine building defects using appropriate tools
*Have experience of producing specifications and schedules of works following surveys

What you'll get in return
£25-£30ph umbrella
37 hours per week
Remote working- only required to attend the office 4 days per month
Flexible working hours- you choose your working hours- just ensure contracted hours are worked

What you need to do now
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