Service Care Solutions Ltd
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Building Surveyor

My client, a Housing Association based in Greater Manchester is looking for a Senior Planned Works Maintenance/Repairs Surveyor to join their team.

This is a full time, Permanent role and the successful candidate must have a full relevant surveying qualification (Ideally RICS/CIOB), experience in planned repairs/maintenance and ideally extensive experience in Housing Association roles.



The main purpose of the role is to be responsible for delivering major planned investment projects through the clients framework contractors who cover the North Region.

The main responsibilities of the role will include the following;

Be responsible for managing large planned works projects
Monitoring budgets and the supervision of work in progress as well as ensuring compliance with relevant safety and building legislation.


Excellent knowledge of building construction
Excellent knowledge of relevant legislation, building regulation, standards and ability to manage Health & Safety during a project.
Ability to survey and specify required works, or where necessary manage expert external consultants.
Ability to diagnose and specify remedies to building defects.
Manage contractor's performance delivering building works at a project level including H&S, quality, value, progress and KPIs.
Understanding of maintenance services within social housing sector (responsive, empty homes, planned, cyclical and compliance).
Excellent standards of customer care and the ability to deliver accurate and clear communications in writing, face to face or by telephone.
Good understanding of delivering projects through a SOR Contract as well as traditional procurement methods.
Good IT skills and knowledge of Microsoft Office, housing and property management systems.
Successful track record of delivering building surveying services or M&E projects, and management of substantial work programmes in a similar environment.
Experience of preparing and issuing performance reports.

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate the following competencies/attributes;

RICS or CIOB or a relevant qualification in mechanical or electrical services for the delivery of M&E projects.
Degree level qualification in building surveying or extensive experience in the field

The client is looking to move quickly with appointing to this position and as such, are offering the following package;

Competitive Salary of £48,627 rising to £51,186 after 12 months service
25 days annual leave plus bank holidays for a great work/life balance
On-going support and training to achieve your targets and really get to know the business.


Amazing opportunities to develop your career internally and support from managers to do so.


Access to Simply Health Scheme - claim back every day medical expenses.


Competitive Pension Scheme
Access to Employee assistance programme
Access to Benefits Portal offering everyday Lifestyle Benefits
Professional qualification support & financial support for professional subscriptions
Cycle to Work scheme
Training & E-learning courses

If this position sounds of interest, please email a copy of your up to date CV to jamal.cantwell@servicecare.org.uk or call Jamal at Service Care Construction on 01772 208967.


  • Start: ASAP
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Rate: £48627 - £51186 per annum + great additional benefits packag
  • Location: Oldham, England
  • Type: Permanent
  • Industry: Construction
  • Recruiter: Service Care Solutions Ltd
  • Tel: 01772 208967
  • Fax: 01772 471473
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  • Posted: 2020-08-10 10:57:45 -

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