Building Surveyor + Valuations (RICS) – London / Greater London
My client is a Chartered Building Consultancy, registered with and vetted by Construction line, Association of Building Engineers, Association for Project Safety and regulated by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS).
They were established in 2006. The practice has experience of working in residential and commercial sectors. The practice is a young and highly motivated company undertaking projects in London, Surrey, Sussex and Kent.
My client are looking to secure the services of an experienced residential surveyor to become a key part of their team within various locations in the UK.
Applicants will need to be RICS registered valuer, with at least 2 years post qualification experience of residential surveying, home buyer reports and mortgage valuation surveys as this role will be responsible for strategic relationships in these areas.
Candidates specifically need experience carrying out building surveys, homebuyer reports and valuations for home buyers.
They are not looking for council or social housing specialists as the most previous employers.
Clean driving license essential. Mainly working solo but needs to be able to communicate well with clients. Working in greater London area (no area specifically)
South West London
The client specializing in the leisure sector, is seeking an ambitious and highly motivated Quantity Surveyor who is eager to seek further career progression and have a positive impact on the practice.
The successful Quantity Surveyor will be hands-on and become involved in a selection of building projects nationwide.
You will be expected to become involved in maintaining existing client relationships while developing new contacts.
You will have the opportunity to become part of an established Quantity Surveying practice with the potential to gain Partnership.
Job Title : Quantity Surveyor
Job type: £60,000 – £70,000
Work Location : South West London
Key Objectives :
A successful track record of project delivery
Good verbal and written communication
RICS qualified degree
Ambitious and hard-working character
Negotiation and influencing skills
£60,000 – £70,000
24 days annual leave
Pathway to Partnership
Discretionary bonus scheme
Laptop & mobile
Professional membership costs
First aid trained.
Good knowledge of Microsoft Excel, Project and be computer literate.
Experience working with rainscreen systems and cladding systems
NEBOSH or IOSH trained
Construction management knowledge and experience
Ability to liaise with main contractor and site operatives.
Positive, Can-do attitude towards construction challenges
Able to produce and update weekly progress programmes and site records
Inspecting works for quality compliance and issuing inspection test QA reports to clients.
Scheduling materials and labour to site, setting tasks to achieve short and long term project targets.
Forecasting and reporting on task durations, managing sequencing of works and managing track changes to programme.
Internal progress reporting, attending site meetings and ensuring compliance of health and safety policy.
Presenting safety induction for all new personnel and visitors,
Monitor and control of subcontract operations & staff to ensure works are carried out in line with specification and programme
Ensuring health and safety standards are met by closely monitoring against method statements and risk assessments.
Developing coordination between trade contractors, through daily meetings with trade supervisors.
Seek and communicate information from consultant engineers and architects to trade package managers.
Conduct meetings to plan and ensure project targets are met and construction issues are resolved to enable productivity ahead of programme.
Maintain PUWER, LOLER and other mandatory records
Control plant and equipment to and from site.
Ensure QA compliance of installations
Full clean UK driving licence
HAPPIER MGMT LLC
Construction Director/Construction Manager
Happier Mgmt is a real estate development and management company. We specialize in the acquisition, development and management of mixed-use commercial, industrial and office properties in Brooklyn NY.
Happier Mgmt is currently looking for a talented and driven individual to lead the construction division of our development and property management company. Initially this individual will lead the construction division and serve as the onsite construction manager for our current projects. Ultimately we will look to add additional construction managers under their supervision as we expand into addition projects.
The responsibilities of this position include the following:
1) Meet with the Happier Mgmt’s design team and third party engineers, architects and other design professionals on an ongoing basis regarding project objectives and progress
2) Participate in the value engineering processes of design and development team
3) Coordinate the bid process with project sub-contractors
4) Prepare construction schedules and overall project timelines
5) Create project construction budgets
6) Manage on-site in-house construction team including manpower allocation, work scheduling, material sourcing and delivery.
7) Manage coordination between all construction subcontractors and in-house construction teams
8) Maintain ongoing construction budgets and budget to actual cost analysis
9) Coordinate special inspections and onsite DOB inspections
10) Create, manage and insure compliance of site safety procedures and practices
11) Consistently motivate the construction teams and propel the projects to conclusion in the most expeditious and safe way possible.
The ideal candidate will have the following skills and qualifications: 1) Extensive experience managing construction projects from scheduling, buying out trades, and performing work on site 2) Be able to read blueprints and construction plans 3) Be able to coordinate and command multiple crews across various different trades 4) Be willing to think creatively about new approaches to design and construction 5) Have familiarity with NYC Building Codes, filing procedures and inspection processes 6) Be adaptable, reliable and have a growth mindset
Current Projects The following active projects would be the primary focus of this position for the next 12 to 24 months: 154 Scott Avenue: 110,000 SF, 5-story industrial loft building being converted from warehouse space to artist studios, band practice studios, skateboard park, photo-studios and roof top pool and spa facility. Construction Manger would be responsible for all on-site construction management and coordination. Currently in progress, 10% complete. 53 Scott Avenue: Ground up construction of a new 50,000 SF mixed-use project including music venue, grocery store, above grade parking structure and art studios. Currently in planning phase, construction expected to begin Spring 2020. 309 Starr Street: 18,000 SF 3-story addition to an existing 12,000 SF industrial warehouse property. The new addition will serve as expansion space for the buildings existing creative office and fabrication studio tenant. Construction expected to begin in Spring 2020.