Direct Maintenance Surveyor

7 days left

Howells Contracts
29 Jul 2019
26 Aug 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Direct Maintenance Surveyor
Based at Beacon House, Slough, Covering West Neighbourhoods
Salary from GBP38,000pa depending on experience plus GBP1,300pa Essential Car User Allowance*

Our client is seeking skilled and experienced Property Building Surveyors to support our Direct Maintenance Division, providing high levels of technical support to the team.
You will have a wide range of specialist skills including property surveying, building and construction methods. With a knowledge of Health and Safety Practices, contract and housing law gained preferably from working in a social housing environment.
You will carry out detailed inspections and surveys, providing technical advice and specifications as well as cost projections and condition reports.
You will be a self-motivated, professional individual who is able to communicate and influence working with a wide range of stakeholders.
This is a socially rewarding role with opportunity to make a real difference to our residents and the local community.
To be shortlisted you must be able to clearly demonstrate the following:

  • Direct Maintenance Building surveying skills and knowledge of construction method
  • Experience of working in Social Housing
  • Understanding of contract law and excellent knowledge of standard form contracts and disrepair case
  • Knowledge of Health and Safety practices
  • Experience of managing contractors
  • A broad range of communication and influencing skills
  • Strong organisation and prioritising ability
  • Customer Care
  • Car owner/ driver
If you believe you have the qualities we are after and are interested in working for an organisation that can really make a difference to people's lives, then please apply without delay.
If you feel that you have the relevant experience to be successful in this position and would like to find out more please apply online today attaching a copy of your current CV. Alternatively contact us on .

Howells Contracts are an Equal Opportunities employer. All applications will be dealt with in the strictest confidence. Howells Contracts acts as an Employment Business for the supply of temporary workers and an Employment Agency in relation to permanent vacancies.