Property Surveyor (Repairs / Maintenance)

£25k - £28k per annum
13 Sep 2016
26 Sep 2016
Full Time
Contract Type

Property Surveyor (Repairs / Maintenance) 

An opportunity to work for a highly respected charity ensuring their property portfolio is maintained to the highest standards. 

Our client is here to help people with learning disabilities live life on their own terms. The practical help, support and encouragement they offer gives them a chance to find a bit more enjoyment, comfort and satisfaction in life. It’s about helping people to have the kind of life they might want for themselves, or for their loved ones. 

Our client works in partnership with the people they support, their families and health professionals to develop effective, person-centred services. 

Position: Property Repairs Surveyor 
Location: Home based, covering the Central South West Region - To include Cornwall and Devon 
Job type: Full Time 
Hours: 35 hours per week (or as required to discharge duties) 
Salary: £25k - £28k per annum (depending on experience) plus car / car allowance 

Closing Date: 26th September 2016 
Interview Date: 3rd October 2016 

About the Role: 
Their property portfolio consists of residential accommodation, specialist care, day services and administration buildings. You will identify, co-ordinate and assist with the management of maintenance refurbishment and minor development work across our client’s property portfolio. 

Within the role you will make regular inspection visits to the Trusts properties to enable suitable programmes of work to be planned and to ensure good liaison and communication with the scheme managers, and help manage and supervise external contractors to ensure compliance with specifications and schedules of work. 

Furthermore you will assist the Contract Administrator for planned minor capital and maintenance projects as directed by the Asset Manager including preparation of sketch plans, specifications and schedules of work, obtaining quotations and tenders and supervising projects on site including determining budgets and exercising effective cost control within delegated financial authority. 

About You: 
To be successful in this role, you will need to be qualified at HND level in a construction related discipline with demonstrable post-qualification experience and experience in building construction or property maintenance. You will be fully conversant with general building principles and construction methods and possess demonstrable experience in cost management of sub-contractors to achieve a quality standard within time and financial constraints. 

Furthermore you will be able to carry out surveys and assess remedial works required and have a proven track record of producing works schedules and specification, obtaining quotations and tenders and managing contractors on site. 

You will also be able to demonstrate competency in project management methodologies and effectively manage budgets. Frequent travel is required and therefore you must have a current and valid driver’s licence and be willing to stay away from home overnight where necessary. 

You may have experience of the following: Property Surveyor, Repairs, Maintenance, Charity, Charities, Third Sector, Construction, Property Maintenance, Building Surveyor, Project Management, Refurbishment, Surveying, Surveyor etc. 

This vacancy is being advertised by Easy Web Recruitment, the UK’s leading Online Recruitment Agency. The services advertised by Easy Web Recruitment are those of an employment agency. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of gender, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, religion, or belief, and we confirm that we will gladly accept all applications.