Chartered Building Surveyor, MRICS

Recruiter
Head Office
Location
Torquay
Salary
Negotiable - depending on experience
Posted
13 Jun 2017
Expires
25 Jun 2017
Haldons are looking for a motivated self-starter with ambition to succeed in a demanding environment and enjoys a diverse workload across Residential, Healthcare, Education and Industrial Sectors. Salary is negotiable, depending on experience. Location: (Head Office) TORQUAY Main purpose of job and its primary objectives: To undertake a full range of surveying duties as directed by the Director in a professional and conscientious manner to the required standard and quality within given timescales. Main duties: - Undertake site and building surveys and the preparation of concise written reports in line with RICS and other standards as may be appropriate. - Preparation of drawings for the submission of planning and building regulation approval. - Project Management of construction and non- construction projects within agreed client parameters of time, quality and cost. - Preparation of schedules of works and specifications. - Preparation of tender documentation and the management of agreed tender processes, and the appointment of contractors and design teams on behalf of clients. - Undertake the role of Contract Administrator and Employer's Agent on construction projects. - Preparation of feasibility studies and option appraisals. - Assisting the Director in the carrying out of other works within the office. Supervisory and managerial responsibilities: You will be responsible for the management of own projects from inception through to completion, ensuring work is completed to Client's brief and within time and quality standards. You will work within, and lead, in-house teams or external consultants on construction projects. Knowledge and skills required: - Member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors - Thorough working knowledge of CAD (AutoCAD LT) and developing in-house use of REVIT, and be able to prepare good quality working drawings for construction projects. - Accurate measurement of existing buildings. - Good standard of software tools i.e., Access, Excel spreadsheets, Powerpoint etc. - Good knowledge of construction techniques and methodology, including types of building contracts and their appropriate use. - To undertake an agreed minimum level of continuing professional development (CPD) as agreed with the Director. Special working conditions: - To be able to work away from home and the office for periods of time in the execution of surveying projects. - To work additional hours to ensure the completion of works to tight deadlines from time to time as may be required. Any other comments: Opportunity to step up to senior level or partner level for right candidate. Closing Date: Friday 23rd June 2017