Who are we looking for?
We are looking for a person to join our repairs and maintenance teams
with some building surveying knowledge, however this is a development role and
existing surveying experience is not necessary.
Candidates must be enthusiastic, good communicators and keen to develop
their building surveying skills. You will have opportunities within the teams
to gain more surveying experience whilst studying towards a RICS accredited
degree in a relevant building surveying or construction related subject, either
part time or as part of a sandwich course.
What is the role?
You will be based at any one of our Area Housing Offices working as part
of either a planned maintenance team or area repairs and maintenance team.
You will be supporting our Building Surveyors who are carrying out a
wide range of surveying duties across our varied asset portfolio of 15,000
housing stock together with over 800 corporate operational, commercial and
community assets, supporting us to maintain and improve our properties, ensure
the right repair at the right time and help us provide suitable homes when
You will be assisting our Building Surveyors undertaking surveys of our
assets, issuing repairs, helping them prepare pre contract information such as
drawings and specifications of work as well as managing a varied range of your
The type of projects the team carry out may include decorations to
external and communal areas, fire upgrading work, window replacement,
re-roofing, electrical work, extensions, fencing and structural repairs. The
size of individual projects managed by the team may range from £10,000 to