Building Surveyor

Employing Division
£36,000 - £45,000, DOE
Closing date

NPS South West Ltd is part of the NPS Group, a national, award-winning property consultancy delivering high profile, and inspiring developments to a range of public and private sector clients across the UK. We offer local delivery supported by national capability.

With Offices in Exeter and Ivybridge, NPS South West are dedicated to delivering professional services across a range of property management disciplines including; building surveying, architectural design, M & E engineering, project management and estate management.

To support the development of NPS South West’s project portfolio, we are currently looking to recruit an additional Building Surveyor.

The Role:

Due to the diverse nature of our business, you will have the opportunity to get involved with a range of different projects, undertaking a number of duties including:

  • Overseeing complex refurbishment & maintenance projects up to a value of 1 million.
  • Working for large public sector clients with a continuous stream of repeat business.
  • Prepare tender documents, undertake contract administration duties/ project management and site monitoring duties of relevant contracts ensuring compliance and quality control.
  • Leading quality assurance across projects and services, ensuring client needs are met and relevant legislation adhered too.
  • Undertake site surveys in relation to condition / building surveying, schedules of condition, dilapidations, measured surveys and planned maintenance; defect analysis to include analytical investigation, research and preparation of technical reports.
  • Collating and presenting findings to internal and external stakeholders, offering solutions and recommendations where required.
  • The ability to seek new work streams develop client relationships.

Our Successful Candidate:

We are looking for you to offer a combination of relevant commercial experience and industry recognised training for the position, demonstrated by:

  • Strong background in the design, contract administration & project management of construction projects up to a value of £1 million.
  • Experience of working in the education sector & for large public sector clients.
  • Achieved chartered status (MRICS) or an experienced building surveyor working towards being chartered.
  • Knowledge of the Building Regulations, H & S and other relevant construction and building surveying related legislation.
  • Excellent stakeholder management skills, with the ability to engage and negotiate with all levels of internal and external parties.

An enhanced DBS check will be carried out on the successful applicant. Please click here for details of our DBS policy relating to the recruitment of ex-offenders.

We are committed to employment practices and behaviours which encourage diversity, promote equality of treatment and eliminate unlawful and or unfair discrimination.

Please read the attached job description and person specification to ensure you meet the criteria for the role before applying.

We reserve the right to close this vacancy once we have received sufficient applications. If you have not been contacted within two weeks of the closing date, please assume that your application has not been successful and will not be progressed to the next stage.

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