Interim Building Surveyor - Oxfordshire

21 Aug 2019
18 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Interim Building Surveyor - Oxfordshire

Pay: GBP300 a day, umbrella

Hours: 37 hour week

Duration: 6 month - possible extension

Sector: Public

Scope: Inside IR-35

My local authority client is looking for someone to provide professional advice on property and construction. To undertake minor works and planned maintenance projects, ranging in financial values from GBP1k - GBP1m. Pro-actively monitor and report the progress of works to ensure quality and that projects are completed within the timescales and costs agreed. Take appropriate action to achieve adherence as required.

Job responsibilities:

* To manage own workload.

* To prepare and deliver a variety of schemes to the required budget and programme and to pre-determined standards.

* Prepare design drawings, full specification and contract documentation (JCT and NEC suite of contracts) for procurement of contractors on a variety of property types.

* Deal with planning and building regulation applications and advise on property legislation.

* Assess and design building schemes to meet the needs of people with disabilities.

* Ensure compliance with all Quality, Building Regulations, Health & Safety and Environmental regulations and considerations.

* Instruct on construction design and management regulations.

* Negotiate dilapidations (when there is a legal liability for a property's state of disrepair).

* Advise on the health and safety aspects of buildings.

* Assist in managing the overview of cost planning in all phases of projects including financial reporting and final accounts.

Essential criteria:

* Minimum qualification of BTEC HNC in Building Studies.

* Progressively working towards or have achieved professional qualifications of either the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (MRICS) or Chartered Institute of Building (MCIOB).

* At least 5 years post qualification experience.

* Proficient in producing drawings via AutoCAD.

* Hold a current driving licence.

* The successful candidate will be required to obtain an up to date CSCS card and have passed an enhanced Criminal Records Bureau check