Building Surveyor

Bowerford Associates
08 Jul 2024
31 Jul 2024
Contract Type
Full Time

My client, a growing innovative multidisciplinary construction consultancy with several offices across the South of England are looking to hire a motivated Building Surveyor to assist with an increasing workload within their South Devon (Plymouth) based office.

The successful candidate will be required to act on behalf of both public and private sector clients across a complete range of projects.

You are likely to be a newly qualified Chartered Surveyor, a Graduate with a Degree in Building Surveying or a Building Surveyor capable of demonstrating the required commercial experience for the role, someone looking for the next step in their career.

Job Summary

The role encompasses a mixture of traditional building surveying and project management across a variety of different sectors, including but not limited to education, social housing, local authority, property development, ministry of defence and conservation.

No one day will be the same and the successful candidate will be expected to work both as part of an experienced team of Building Surveyors as well as being entrusted to take sole responsibility for managing their own projects from inception through to completion.

The successful candidate will be relied upon to help promote the practice and continue to develop and maintain client relationships. Limited travel will be expected to be undertaken across the region to fulfil the requirements of the role and the diverse range of work.

The successful candidate will be expected to be proficient in the use of AutoCAD as well as having at least a basic understanding of professional services.

Key Duties

Undertaking refurbishment projects ranging from 50,000 to 2,000,000
Manage D&B new build projects
Client management
Contract administration
Preparing tender packages
Conducting a variety of different building surveys
Setting an example and assisting junior team members


25 days leave (rising to 27), plus bank holidays (you can also buy and sell up to 3 days holiday)
5% Employer Pension Contribution
Healthcare Package
Life Insurance
Critical Illness Cover
Professional Training (CPD)
Professional Fees
Employee Assistance Programme
Sick Pay Insurance
Maternity, Paternity and Adoption

This is an outstanding opportunity to join a forward thinking, innovative multidisciplinary construction consultancy who provide a seamless and collaborative service to their clients and stakeholders, utilising a range of in-house construction disciplines and professional services.

Please forward me your CV in word format and I will call you to discuss the opportunity and client in detail.

Please note that due to a high level of applications, we can only respond to applicants whose skills and qualifications are suitable for this position.

No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010.

Bowerford Associates Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.