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Connecting Talent to opportunity



Job Description:

Surveyor needed in Hammersmith, £235.26 per day PAYE - Reference: 004815

  • The Building Surveyor will carry out validation inspections of properties that have been included in the stock condition survey programme (currently carried out by consultants) assess the accuracy of information such remaining life of key components e.g. kitchens and bathrooms.
  • Carry out joint surveys with the Consultant’s Surveyors to develop a consistent approach to assessing the condition of the stock.
  • Carry out HHSRS inspections and demonstrate an understanding of assessing the categories of risk.
  • Carry out stock condition surveys independently and upload results on the council’s database.
  • Carry out adhoc surveys of properties as required and prepare reports with diagnosis of defect cause and recommend remedial action.
  • Prepare specifications/scope of works for small projects up to an estimated value of £100k that may include, but not limited to, damp & mold, building repairs, window renewals and security works.
  • Produce Tender documentation in line with the Authorities Procurement Guidelines to appoint consultants and contractors as required.
  • Ensure projects meet all CDM and Health & Safety requirements from conception to completion.
  • Act as Contract Administrator to manage construction contractors with regards to performance, quality and cost.
  • Ensure works are carried out in accordance with the requirements of applications of Statutory Authorities.
  • Instruct and liaise consultants as necessary on more complex schemes.
  • Use technical knowledge and ability to assist the Asset Lead, Programme Manager and Sustainability Manager as required


This is a Full time role on a temporary contract basis.


If you are interested in the role please apply on our website with your CV, alternatively you can email your CV to [email protected] quoting the reference number.


Essential Employment is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. Essential Employment is an Equal Opportunities Employer.


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