Building Surveyor

  • Contract
  • Tyne and Wear, United Kingdom
  • £17 to £25 per hour

Building Surveyor
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
2 month contract
£competitive; Inside IR35

Are you a Building Surveyor looking for your next exciting opportunity? My client is looking for a professional Building Surveyor for a 2 month placement in Gateshead, Tyne and Wear.

The role:

  • Carrying out inspections, investigations and surveys to diagnose and remedy building defects in relation to high rise fire safety.
  • To evaluate proposals from manufacturers and subcontractors to remedy building defects.
  • To prepare estimates for planned works including budget and life-cycle costs.
  • To produce reports, develop specifications and suitable scope of works packages following analysis of repairs data, asset data, H&S risk assessments or survey data.
  • Produce full working drawings using AutoCAD.
  • To undertake research and development into maintenance solutions and the promotion of these.
  • To procure in accordance with The Gateshead Housing Company’s contract procedural rules and construction protocol.
  • To assist the Contract Administrator in the preparation of tender documentation.
  • To undertake inspection of works in progress and completed works to ensure these have been completed to a satisfactory standard and in accordance with manufacturer’s instructions.
  • To liaise with interested stakeholders and contractors to ensure compliance with Health, Safety and CDM legislation and any other statutory contractual obligations such as planning or building control consent etc.
  • Such other responsibilities allocated which are appropriate to the grade of the post.

You will need:

  • Qualified to degree level in Building Surveying
  • CSCS card or equivalent safety qualification
  • Driving license and vehicle
  • Excellent verbal and written communication and customer care skills with the ability to direct and influence operatives on site.
  • IT skills with working knowledge of Microsoft Office and competent in the use of AutoCAD.
  • Providing excellent customer service.
  • A sound knowledge of current Fire Safety Regulations and Technical Guidance.

If you require further information, please get in contact with James West on 02392 314 671, or

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