Building Surveyor – Full Time –

  • Temporary
  • East London, London
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Salary: £22.00 - £25/hour


An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Building Surveyor to join a public sector organisation based in Essex

The successful applicant will have previous experience in building inspection work, supervising projects and running contracts, ideally within a public sector organisation.

They will be required to have a knowledge of building construction, both Building and Health & Safety regulations as well as tendering procedures.

Lastly, one or more formal qualifications are desired

In this role the overall purpose is to be responsible as a professional surveyor for the repair, maintenance, improvement and re-servicing of all council-owned, managed and leased stock in accordance with relevant policies, procedures and legislation, providing an effective and efficient technical service. The key tasks and responsibilities are as follows:

To inspect occupied and vacant properties and communal areas, prepare specifications for work, arrange tendering if appropriate, issuing works orders, supervising work, inspecting completed work and authorising payments and to ensure schemes are completed to time.

To prepare specifications, undertake tendering procedures, issue appropriate orders including variations, within approved financial constraints. To secure planning or building control approval. To supervise, inspect and authorise payments for any other minor technical works.

To make recommendations following inspections of properties and communal areas for inclusion in planned schemes, specialist works or major remedial works schemes.

Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

By applying for this role your details will be submitted to Adecco. Our Candidate Privacy Information Statement explaining how we will use your information is available on our website.

Salary: £22.00 – £25/hour

Job Type: Temporary

Location: East London, London

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