Temp - £25 P/H
Posted 1 month ago

Marks Consulting Partners are currently looking for a Building Surveyor to work with one of our Local Authority clients in Surrey.

What the job will be doing

  • To provide effective technical and professional guidance that enables the service to maintain the high standards and meet statutory requirements.
  • As a member of the council’s management, contribute to the achievement of the Council’s corporate vision, behaviours and priorities and the development of the Council’s positive high performing culture.
  • To be responsible for the maintenance and repair of Buildings, Mechanical and Electrical plant, equipment and services.  Assist with managing projects from conception to completion within approved budgets, to agreed timescales and within statutory constraints
  • Working in awkward/constrained positions
  • Development or procurement of information systems
  • Day to day Maintenance/management of service contracts – Assist the team in managing service contract for the planned, reactive and maintenance associated with the council’s building portfolio.
  • To ensure all legislative requirements are met and recorded within the 
  • Renewal of equipment and proposals
  • Condition surveys 
  • M&E works.
  • Fire risk assessments
  • Contract and Project Management – Managing projects on behalf of internal clients to include preparation of client brief, designs, specifications, contract documentation & supervision, tender documentation, procurement, evaluating bids, issuing orders and contracts.
  • Identifying and managing supplier’s contractors and consultants to ensure projects and contracts are delivered on time and within budget.
  • CAD – To carry out detailed surveys, prepare drawings for projects/schemes, update council property drawings & database, and assist Projects Manager
  • Mechanical and Electrical support – to assist with the following:
  • Electrical installation/ testing
  • Water safety 
  • Portable appliance testing
  • Fire equipment and lift maintenance
  • Energy & Utilities management 
  • CCTV & intruder alarms
  • General engineering advice and support
  • Health & Safety – Identifying planning health and safety construction design and management requirements and ensuring implementation 
  • Monitoring, advising, controlling and seeking to ensure full compliance with health and safety requirements in the mechanical and electrical area
  • Carrying out Fire Risk Assessments
  • Control of Legionella
  • Asbestos control

How to Apply

If you would like any further details about this position, please contact Liam at Marks Consulting Partners.

If this job is not quite right for you but you are looking for something new, please contact us for a confidential discussion.

Marks Consulting Partners specialise in contract and permanent recruitment of technical property staff for the public sector including housing associations, local authorities, and related private sector companies. We do not advertise all of our vacancies so please give us a call and register with us to be notified of all suitable roles. 


Repairs & Maintenance

Asset Management 

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Job Category

Asset Management, Repairs and Maintenance

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