• UCA Consulting
  • Haywards Heath, West Sussex
  • Sep 14, 2020
Full time Construction

Job Description

Salary: £37,220 - 43,779 pa

Location: Mobile worker covering Mid Sussex

Hours: 36

Contract Type: Permanent

We have an exciting opportunity for a Surveyor to join our team to help ensure the effective & efficient delivery of our responsive maintenance service. This is a mobile role managing properties in the mid Sussex area.

About the Role

You'll take personal responsibility for the delivery of a patch based professional surveying service for responsive repairs, voids, aids and adaptations, all including more complex reactive casework; and carry out the diagnostic inspections,& surveys in accordance with Group practice.

Other duties include:

  • Preparing accurate technical advice and liaising with an in-house service provider, contractors and consultants to ensure the very best service
  • Providing competent & thorough surveys and reports on all matters (day to day maintenance, major works voids and aids & adaptations), and in accordance with governing Group standards
  • Managing and coordinating matters arising from disrepair and property related insurance claims
  • Producing professional written reports
  • Familiarity with industry standards for the specific performance of the duties of this role including Price Per Property cost model, Schedule of Rates, operational regulatory framework, health & safety (including asbestos)
  • All personal risk assessments completed/reviewed and relevant action taken to mitigate risk.

About You

The successful candidate will be educated to degree, HNC/HND level or equivalent in an appropriate discipline, and preferably with membership of a relevant profession body e.g. RICS or CIOB. You'll have experience of working within the Social Housing Sector and awareness of its regulation, and a demonstrable knowledge of building construction, building standards, planning regulations, regulatory standards, health & safety and other legislation relevant to asset management.

You'll also need to be able to demonstrate a flexible approach, excellent communication and negotiation with strong customer care skills to deal effectively with our residents/stakeholders on a daily basis

If this is a good match to your skills and experience then we look forward to hearing from you

Applicants must be able to travel across regions as required.

This post is subject to a Basic Criminal Record Check Clearance.

Closing Date: Friday 25th September 2020 at midnight

You can download the role profile here - Surveyor

In the event that we receive a high volume of applications, we reserve the right to close this advert early.