Service Care Solutions Ltd
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Damp Surveyor

A Housing Association based in Inverclyde is looking for a Building Surveyor to join their team for at least 6 months.

This is a full time, temporary ongoing agency role and the successful candidate will have a full relevant Construction/Surveying qualification, extensive experience with Stock Condition/Damp Surveys along with repairs and maintenance works, experience with domestic properties and ideally experience in a similar local authority or housing role.


The main purpose of the role is to provide a professional building surveying service delivering a range of Damp/Stock Condition works from inception to completion.


The successful candidate will need to demonstrate the following;


Completed, HND or HNC/BTEC , or third year of an accredited or completed other construction related degree in Architecture or Building Surveying


Detailed knowledge of building technology and construction including identifying diagnosing defects and repair solutions.


Experience of Stock Condition Surveys and Damp Surveys.


Preparing drawings, schedule of works and specifications as the various stages required for the delivering of capital works and planned and reactive repairs


Undertaking condition surveys and inspections reporting on findings


Managing projects from inception to completion including the preparation of documents for quotation and tendering purposes.


Liaising with internal teams to ensure coordination with other capital works programmes.


IT literate with good knowledge of Microsoft Office.

Knowledge of NBS specifications and use of Autocad would be an advantage



The main responsibilities associated with this role are as follows;


Undertaking Stock Condition/Damp Surveys


Undertaking repairs and maintenance


Interpreting briefs, scope of works and project requirements from, client officers, project sponsors, and external clients and stakeholders, tenants and external organisations.


Identifying and recommending the need to appoint specialist and consultants


Ensuring project delivery within a strict qualitative and commercial framework.


Identifying and diagnosing defects and implement cost effective solutions for repairs/improvements.


Preparing drawings sufficient for to convey work required.



The client is looking to move quickly with appointing to this position and as such is offering an hourly rate of £20 - £30 p/hr Umbrella Ltd dependant on skills, experience and qualifications (Approx.

£520 - £720 p/week NET after deductions).

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 .


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