Building Surveyor

Manchester Permanent £40,000 - £47,500 per year
  • Exciting opportunity to join one of the NW's leading housing associations
  • A fantastic package with great work life balance.

About Our Client

Michael Page are partnering with a leading housing provider across the North West to add a fantastic surveyor into their team based in Manchester.

We are proud to work alongside this provider as they truly put their customers and staff first, with a clear vision of driving success through passionate and talented people.

Job Description

  • Providing a professional building surveying service to support the development of investment projects, including diagnostic surveys, detailed technical reports, feasibility studies, costings, and producing detailed project specifications / bills quantities / schedules of work and tender documentation.
  • Supporting the development and design of investment projects, and project managing these from inception to completion. (with support of consultants on complex projects)
  • Supporting the procurement of new building frameworks by producing detailed specifications / cost schedules and contract documentation.
  • Supporting the delivery of investment and maintenance programmes through managing small and medium scale improvement projects, including contractor management, pre and post work inspections, oversight of health and safety compliance in line with CDM, and processing of financial claims.
  • Providing technical advice and building surveying support to assist colleagues and teams across the business, including property appraisals and reports, highlighting any issues that would affect the sustainability of the stock, including workmanship, materials, design or building construction to support decisions on divesting and acquiring housing stock.

The Successful Applicant

  • Minimum 10 years' experience working as a Building Surveyor or equivalent in the construction industry, including contract and project management of planned investment and maintenance works.
  • Excellent understanding of building pathology, and the ability to investigate, diagnose and provide solutions to complex property queries and building defects.
  • Excellent working knowledge of current building regulations, polices and best practice, research new building products and ensure we are compliant with legislation and good practice. Undertake training as appropriate to the post and to keep abreast of developments across the housing profession.
  • Experience of social housing and knowledge of building construction, building regulations, planning regulations, health & safety, building and fire safety, and other legislation and regulatory standards relevant to social housing asset management.

What's on Offer

  • Pension - up to 10% contribution from both employer and employee.
  • WPA - Healthcare auto enrolled at no contribution level - option to increase & add on family members.
  • The Market Place - high street, restaurant & supermarket discounts, gym memberships, cycle to work, smart tech loans and much more.
  • Start at 26 days annual leave, increasing up to 30 days + bank holidays
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Property / Building Surveyor
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