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Graduate Building Surveyor

We’re looking for a Building Surveyor with 2/3 years’ experience, to join the team in our Wakefield Office.

The successful candidate will be delivering Building Surveying services across the throughout the North West and immediate surrounding areas, managing or taking a leading role in projects from the earliest planning stages through to completion. A rewarding career awaits a loyal, hard-working and trustworthy individual.

Role: Building Surveyor

Office: Wakefield

Key responsibilities:

  • Effectively interfacing with clients and building business relationships to provide commercial advantage.
  • Liaising with fellow professionals and other members of the project team.
  • Maintaining safety awareness on sites and keeping abreast of building regulations and design standards.
  • Advising clients on schemes and projects, determining requirements including health and safety and the Equality Act.
  • Demonstrating first class organisational abilities when prioritising workloads.
  • Preparing scheme designs with costings, programme for completion and specification of works.
  • Preparation of documents for tender and advising on appointing contractors, designers and procurement.
  • Carrying out feasibility studies.

Experience and Qualifications:

  • A relevant RICS accredited degree qualification
  • 2/3 years’ experience working as Building Surveyor
  • Recently qualified or working towards taking the RICS APC pertaining to the Building Surveying Pathway
  • Desirable but not essential experience in Dilapidations, and Party Wall matters.
  • Good working knowledge of Construction Management/CA Role, Building Surveys, Building Pathology, Specification Writing, Tender/Contract Documentation Preparation, Measured Surveys and AutoCAD to produce existing and proposed drawings.

Skills and Knowledge:

  • Constantly portray a professional image to colleagues, clients and other stakeholders in person and in all communications.
  • Excellent organisational skills and a proven ability to work within project time constraints.
  • Excellent communication skills to be able to deal effectively with staff, the client team, contractors etc.
  • A good eye for both overall concepts and for detail.
  • Knowledge of design techniques, tools, and principles involved in production of precision technical plans, drawings, and models.
  • Knowledge of the practical application of engineering science and technology. This includes applying principles, techniques, procedures, and equipment to the design and production of various goods and services.
  • Seeks and uses feedback to improve both your own and the practice’s performance.
  • Excellent IT skills are required, including Excel, Word and CAD.

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