8 months ago
Job Title : Property Surveyor
Location : Winchester
Category : Property Consultantancy
Type : Permanent Full-time
Salary : Negotiable
Reference # : RG1207
Salary: £Negotiable – depending on experience
Are you a Surveyor looking for excellent career progression prospects with the opportunity to becoming a chartered Surveyor?
At Ridge and Partners, we offer client care and advice that very few, if any can match. The Property Consultancy team fully embrace this philosophy by providing strategic advice and guiding our clients through the full spectrum of property consultancy in the following areas: professional consultancy advice, comprising portfolio and asset management, strategic and detailed planning, condition surveys, operational best practice, business improvement, departmental ‘health checks’, process and policy development.
As the demand for our expertise continues to grow, we now have an extremely exciting opportunity for a permanent Property Surveyor to join our significantly experienced and talented specialist stock condition survey team. The team undertakes around 40,000 surveys a year and provides clients with advice on property maintenance, asset management databases, work programming and business planning.
Based at our offices in Winchester with over 70 staff covering a wide range of disciplines in property and construction, you will be responsible for housing stock condition surveys for both the public and private sector markets.
•Monitoring/ project management of in-house surveyors and consultants
•Resolving any issues in delivering the stock condition surveys and associated surveys such as EPCs or FRAs
•Day to day inspections
•Tenant liaison and resolving any issues with tenants
•Quality control and health and safety on surveys
•Cleaning and validating survey data using Excel
•Survey locations can be UK wide eg Gateshead or Cornwall – so you should expect extensive travel and to stay away
Skills and Experience Required
•Good people and communication skills; able to work well with a wide range of people including face to face meetings with housing tenants
•Methodical, with a proven ability to work within set deadlines
•Experience of large scale property condition surveys, such as capturing stock condition and HHSRS surveys
•Experience using software for surveys
•Willing to learn and develop in the role; with a HNC or higher in building surveying or construction
•Computer literate - MS Word, Excel and Access
At Ridge we invest heavily in our biggest assets our people. And as you will find out from day one in your Ridge career, you will be handsomely rewarded:
• 25 days holiday
• Company car or car allowance
• Private Healthcare
• Life Assurance
• Pension: Standard 5% Ridge Contribution
• Highly competitive salary
Ridge is an award winning, UK top 20 multi-discipline property and construction consultancy. Core disciplines include Project Management, Cost Management, Building Surveying, Building Services Engineering, Building Services Maintenance Management, Property Consultancy, Architecture, Civil Engineering, Structural Engineering, Health & Safety, Sustainability, Legal Support Services, Traffic & Transportation, Infrastructure Commercial Management, Geo-Environmental. In addition, we provide property consultancy expertise for asset management, modern procurement, planned maintenance programmes, innovative strategies and holistic delivery planning.
We maintain a spread of projects across all public and private sector markets from social housing to Formula One which is the essence of our strength in the depth and diverse range of our activity. All services are accredited to BS EN ISO9001 2015 for quality, ISO14001 environmental, ISO18001 Health & Safety and with Investors in People. Ridge has been successfully operating since 1946 and now employs over 585 people in nine offices across the UK and has delivered projects in 75 countries worldwide.
Closing Date : 10th November 2018