Chartered Surveyor practice operating UK wide require Chartered Surveyors (AssocRICS or MRICS or FRICS) to cover multiple areas including:
> Kent near Maidstone ideally
> East Midlands
> West Midlands
> Cambridge / Norfolk
> Bedfordshire / Berkshire / Hertfordshire
> Greater Manchester
> South Yorkshire
> Exeter, Taunton
Your main responsibilities will be undertaking surveys of residential properties and valuations.
f you are a Building Surveyor and have experience of Homebuyer Surveys you will need to be VRS registered.
You must be MRICS, FRICS or AssocRICS qualified and will ideally be a registered valuer.
You will be rewarded with a very attractive remuneration package which can be discussed upon initial interview.
- weekend work not expected
- Surveys are not rushed
- Property surveyor work life balance is respected
- Car allowance or company car with a real choice of made and model
- Your diary booked by real people!
- Genuine career progression with technical and audit opportunities available in the future of this growing national firm.
We're currently working closely with a leading, multi-disciplinary consultancy with offices based throughout the UK, who are looking to recruit a Quantity Surveyor/Employer's Agent to join their surveying team based out of their Kent office.
They are looking for someone with a minimum of 5 years' experience and to be either MRICS qualified or working towards qualification in the near future. The role will involve working as part of their surveying team where you will be involved on a range of high profile new build and regeneration projects throughout London and the South East. You will be responsible for working on various stages of projects from inception through to completion.
In return, they're offering a competitive salary up to £65k plus package with excellent career progression prospects to further develop your career long-term.
- Minimum 5 years' experience, preferably in a consultancy environment
- MRICS qualified or working towards
- BSc Quantity Surveying degree (or similar related degree)
- Must have experience carrying out Quantity Surveying and Employer's Agent responsibilities
- An ability to communicate effectively with colleagues, members of the project team and your Client
- Must demonstrate attention to detail
- Must be good at problem solving and thinking ahead
- Full UK drivers licence
I am working with a multi-disciplinary property specialist who are looking to add to their Building Consultancy team in Kent.
This is a rare opportunity to join an expanding team at an exciting time and fulfil a major role in its expansions and development. The successful candidate must have strong Building Surveying skills in most service areas as they will be responsible for delivering professional and project services and be skilled in and comfortable with Business development and client services.
Working across all sectors, the role will involve the undertaking of an array of building surveying services including:
-- Building inspection reports
-- Schedules of condition
-- Bank funded construction and development monitoring
-- Dilapidations advice for both tenants and landlords
-- Advice on exit strategies for tenants at the end of a lease
-- Party wall notices and awards
-- Insurance reinstatement cost assessments
-- Planned/Reactive Maintenance
-- Defect Analysis
-- Pre-Acquisition Surveys
-- Party Wall Maters
-- Contract Administration
-- CDM Co-Ordination
-- Project Management
The successful applicant will have the following:
- MRICS Chartered status with a minimum of 3 Years PQE
- Strong Professional & Project Work Experience
- You will have extensive experience of managing and communicating with clients with commercial awareness
- You will also have knowledge and experience of drafting technical documents
- You will have willingness to mentor junior surveyors and APC candidates
Kent based Consultancy are looking for a Principal Designer with a Building Surveying background, to work on a wide variety of projects.
The ideal candidate will ideally have some experience in Business Development and identifying new business opportunities as well as providing a full range of Building Surveying services on property types. The successful candidate will be working as Principal Designer to advise clients and provide services to support them in connection with their obligations as Client under the CDM Regulations 2015.
Some of the responsibilities that come with this role will include:
> Preparation of Design & Contract documentation, administering tendering, Contract Administration of the works, through to completion and handover including financial control
> Working with AutoCad Systems to provide existing and proposed plans and sketch schemes
> Planning, Listed Building and Building Regulation Consents
> Party Wall surveys, preparation of notices and awards
> Dilapidations and lease advice
> Schedules of Condition
> Project Monitoring & Project Management
> Building Pathology
> Provide PD services to a range of clients and assist in developing WWA's BS and PD services including; planning, managing, monitoring and coordinating health and safety in the pre-construction phase, taking account of relevant information (ie existing health and safety file) that might affect design work carried out both before and after the construction phase has started
> assisting and advising clients in bringing together pre-construction information, and providing information designers and contractors need to carry out their duties
> working with any other designers on the project to eliminate foreseeable health and safety risks to anyone affected by the work and, where that is not possible, take steps to reduce or control those risks
To be successful in your application you will ideally meet the following criteria:
> Qualified MRICS or MCIOB
> Recognised CDM or Health and Safety qualification
> Full working knowledge of the CDM Regulations 2015 and compliance therewith
> Experience in the provision of a wide range of Building Surveying services
> Ability to successfully manage contracts and contractors/consultants & clients
> Excellent communication skills, with the ability to compose and explain complex issues concisely to different audiences
> Proficient in the use of AutoCad software
> Ability to prioritise and undertake a range of tasks with a positive, flexible attitude and willingness to learn
> Clean Driving Licence.
Package offered will be dependent on the level of experience and ability of the successful candidate and will be discussed at interview stage.
Kent based Multi Disciplinary Consultancy are looking for a Building Surveyor to join the team. The office is near Dartford so you will ideally be within a commutable distance from there and have a full UK driving licence.
The successful candidate will have experience in:
> Condition Surveys
> Measured Surveys
> Defect Analysis
> Submission of Building Regulations and planning applications
> Employers Agent
> Specification Writing
You will ideally have some working knowledge of aids and adaptations, party wall matters, DDA audits, AutoCAD proficient and CDM Regulations.
You must have a relevant degree and be enrolled on the APC working towards your chartership, The successful applicant will be given full APC support and once qualified you will have genuine career prospects.
Salary is in the region of £35K to £45k depending on experience and ability. Benefits include 25 days holiday plus bank holidays, bonus scheme, pension, life cover and more!
Well-established firm of Chartered Surveyors with clients throughout London and the home counties, are looking for an ambitious and hard working Building Surveyor to join the Partners.
They are ideally looking for someone with experience who is comfortable working on their own projects and able to hit the ground running. They are looking for someone in an Associate role to take on their own projects and also willing to assist someone in the final stages of their APC and support them through training.
You will join as a Senior Building Surveyor at a small firm based in an idyllic setting in Kent. Whilst the office is relaxed it is professional and very busy where the Partners operate at a very high level and work closely together to develop the business and ensure to provide clients with the very best service.
They have an ever expanding and diverse client portfolio covering all business sectors so ideally they are looking for someone who will enthusiastically contribute to the building surveying services with hunger for continuous improvement and success.
With a practice of this size hard work and success does go noticed and is rewarded. There is potential or significant career development for the individual that meets this criteria and is successful in their applications.
Clients are based in London and the surrounding areas so there will be some travelling giving you the best of both worlds.
The successful candidate will preferably demonstrable project and broad professional building surveying experience delivered to a consistently high standard, meeting deadlines and using excellent client relationship skills.
The salary will be negotiable depending on the level of experience and qualifications of the successful candidate. The offered package will be highly competitive and will offer a performance bonus and future equity in the firm if that is something you are striving for.
Our client are a focus based ecological consultancy who are now seeking to recruit an Ecologist based in Kent.
The role involves management and delivery of a wide range of ecological projects with an opportunity to develop a chosen specialism and significantly influence the future development of the business. Accustomed to flexible/unsociable working hours
-At least one degree in a relevant discipline
-Full UK driving licence
-A member of CIEEM or capable of membership
-Extensive experience of habitat assessments applying specified methodologies including phase 1 habitat survey techniques, NVC, Common Standards Monitoring, FEP methodology, Integrated Habitat Assessment.
-At least one protected species licence
-Competent in the survey of bats, badgers, great crested newts, hazel dormice, reptiles, otters and water voles
-Excellent verbal and report writing skills
-Knowledge of relevant UK and EU wildlife legislation, best practice survey and mitigation guidance, and advances in species research.
In return our client offer a competitive salary with a generous benefits package including pension
Our client are an environmental consultancy who are now seeking to recruit a Senior Ecologist in Kent.
-At least eight years' relevant consultancy experience and full membership of CIEEM
-Experience of managing complex projects
-Ability to inspire and encourage junior members of staff
-Desire to work as part of a team
-Strong survey and assessment skills- particularly ornithological
-Hold a Class 2 Natural England survey licence and have held EPS mitigation licences within the last three years an advantage
-Experience of EIA and HRA
-Understanding of the UK planning process and legal framework
-A genuine interest in working in a multi-disciplinary environment
In return our client offer a competitive salary and a generous benefits package
Our client is an Environmental Consultancy is seeking experienced legionella risk assessors with a minimum of 2-3 years' experience.
We are looking for an experienced legionella risk assessor with a minimum of 3 years' experience.
The successful candidate will work in an established department providing legionella consultancy and some occupational hygiene consultancy (air, noise, vibration, LEV and COSHH).
The candidate will be expected to be capable to manage their own work load and client list. Specific work allocation will be based on candidate skills and business needs at the time, though with a focus on legionella control.
Though the role is based from our the companies Kent office the candidate will be visiting clients sites throughout the South East and occasionally further afield. Some flexibility is also needed to accommodate periods of working weekends and out of hours.
The candidate will be rewarded with a competitive salary of c. £26,000 to £28,000 +OT (dependent on candidate experience). A company vehicle, smartphone and pension will also be provided. (Further progression is available depending on the candidate and business need).
This role will enable the candidate to develop a long term career in the industry and provide some opportunity to develop further occupational hygiene skills.
- Legionella risk assessment, control and consultancy
- Using tablet PCs and paper work to record site findings
- Creating site drawings and reports (delivered on time)
- Travel to client sites providing an excellent standard of technical and customer service
- Managing own time and clients
- General works required to support department
- Full valid driving licence
- 3yrs experience as a legionella risk assessor (minimum)
- Excellent technical knowledge in legionella
- Excellent time management
- Excellent communication skills
- Excellent work ethic
- Understanding of practical water treatment activities and mechanical installations (this work will not be completed by this individual)
- City & Guilds or Water Management Society training is desirable.
Our clients are a growing Environmental Consultancy currently looking for a P402 Asbestos Surveyor to join their team in Kent.
To be considered for this role you must hold the BOHS P402 qualification or equivalent with a minimum of 12 months experience carrying out Asbestos surveys (Ideally Management, Refurbishment & Demolition) on various property types.
- P402 qualification (or equivalent)
- Minimum of 12 months experience in the Asbestos industry
- Ideally experience working on various property types
- Full UK Drivers Licence
In return our client will offer the successful candidate an attractive remuneration package