Service Care Solutions Ltd

Building Surveyor

A local authority based in Lambeth are looking for an experienced Surveying within Temporary Accomodation services to join their team.

This role is an ongoing temporary post.

The main purpose of the role is to provide technical and surveying support and advice for the Temporary Accommodation (TA) Hostels Services ensuring the identification and accurate diagnosis of complex repairs for occupied and empty accommodation, the specification of repairs of a complex and technical nature to a professional standard, liaison and efficient monitoring of repair contractors, devising and recommending cost effective solutions to repair problems and ensure the premises comply with all statutory health and safety standards

Provide accurate specification of repairs and provide technical advice and assistance to non-technical members of staff on cost effective repairs and maintenance effectively liaising and negotiating with relevant stakeholders, partner agencies and contractors.

Inspect pre and/or post repair work of a technical nature as required ensuring robust checks are conducted on all works specified with a surveying input prior to authorising payment.

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

Previous experience of building surveying, specifically within repairs/maintenance or voids.

Candidates will be required to have Northgate or similar software experience when logging repairs.

The client is looking to move quickly with appointing to this position.

If this position sounds of interest, please email a copy of your up to date CV to or call Jack at Service Care Construction on 01772 208967.

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