Senior Building Surveyor

Competitive salary plus benefits
10 Oct 2019
07 Nov 2019
Bruton Knowles
Contract Type
Full Time
An exciting opportunity is now available for an ambitious, highly motivated Senior Building Surveyor to work with a successful property consultancy based in Plymouth.

This is a leading firm of property consultants with a strong reputation and excellent client base in both the Public and Private sectors. Their success rate in achieving the RICS APC qualification is unrivalled and they are very proud of the commitment and support they give professionals who join them.

Job Details:

The purpose of the role is to deliver the whole spectrum of building consultancy services to a varied range of commercial clients across the South West and the wider UK.
  • The ability to manage time effectively, prioritising tasks to ensure that deadlines are met
  • The ability to produce clear and concise written reports and recommendations
  • A keen team member, with the ability to accept responsibility and work on their own initiative
  • Good client relationship skills


The job will require someone who is a qualified Member of the RICS (MRICS), ideally with a Degree in Building Surveying.
Essential Criteria:
  • Pre-acquisition Building Surveys and Schedules of Condition
  • A good working knowledge of IT is essential, in particular a familiarity with Microsoft Office packages and CAD
  • A full driving licence is essential

The role will be to assist in the promotion and development of the Building Consultancy Team, whilst supporting the activities of the Plymouth Commercial Team, and wider Firm, in achieving targeted fee income and will include:
  • Preparing specifications, tendering and providing contract administration services
  • Preparing technical drawings on Auto CAD for project instructions
  • Requisite statutory approval applications
  • Project monitoring services on behalf of lenders for various construction projects
  • Preparing feasibility studies and sketch scheme designs for a wide variety of building types
  • Preparing Planned Preventative Maintenance Schedules
  • Preparing and negotiating schedules of dilapidations
  • Preparing schedules of condition
  • Preparing Party Wall etc. Act 1996 notices and agreeing Awards
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