Senior Building Surveyor
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire + travel to other sites
Salary £55,000 per annum plus salary supplement of £4,936
Permanent, Full Time (37 hours per week, Monday - Friday)
This is a very exciting time to be joining Paradigm Housing Group. With 14,500 properties, a turnover of £115m and a substantial development and sales programme, we are making the most of our many opportunities in a challenging but rewarding environment. We have a clear and ambitious view of where we are as an organisation and where we need to get to; providing more homes for people who need them by running an efficient and successful business.
We are currently seeking for a Senior Building Surveyor to act as lead surveyor in all surveying activities carried out by our asset management department, including tendering for large scale refurbishment and redevelopment of estates.
Mentoring Junior Surveyors and Property Inspectors you will ensure our housing stock is maintained and developed effectively and efficiently. You will also provide qualified and comprehensive advice and support on a range of issues that will ensure effective investment in the property asset portfolio within regulatory constraints i.e. planning applications, building regulations and party wall notices.
Further to this you will carry out property building survey inspections as required, diagnosing all building defects which will include but not limited to, structural repairs, large voids, investment works, disrepair, complaints and other ad hoc building projects.
The successful candidate must have a professional MRICS qualification and a minimum qualification of a HND in a building construction or degree in building surveying. You must also have substantial experience and demonstrable working experience in improvements and planned maintenance. Experience of managing large projects along with consultants and contractors is also required.
This role will involve travel; therefore a full UK driving license is essential. Due to the nature of the role you will be able to work flexibly to meet the needs of the business.
At Paradigm, we work hard and strive for excellence. In return we offer a great place to work, an attractive range of benefits such as Health Cash Plan, Bonus potential, competitive Pension options and 25 days Holiday on starting in addition to 3 days closure at Christmas, as well as supporting flexible ways of working.
We welcome applications from all sections of the communities we work in.
Shortlisting will be conducted in line with the essential and desirable criteria set out in the person specification.