Technical Surveyor. North East Local Authority. GBP200-250 per day.

Baltimore Consulting Group
North East England
200.00 - 250.00 GBP Daily
20 Apr 2017
18 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Technical Surveyor. North East Local Authority. GBP200-250 per day.

The key purpose for this role is to provide support to Senior Technical surveyor in the development and operation of the efficient management of the Council's property portfolio over a 6 month contract. The successful candidate will have experience in a previous technical surveyor position for a local authority or housing association and have a sound knowledge and understanding of the principles of the day to day tasks.

As the Technical surveyor, you will oversee internal staff, contractors and partners along with tenants and occupiers, financial and budgeting responsibilities along with corporate responsibilities.

The role will include the following:
  • Carry out Fire Risk Assessments on properties in your remit.
  • Preparing tender drawings and specifications for Major Works (can include: roof repairs, window renewals, makeover and service upgrades)
  • Overseeing projects from inception to completion
  • Providing technical support for the court managers on any technical issues (can include: defects diagnosis, damp problems, drainage amongst other things)
  • Preparing and applying for Planning and building regulation approvals.
  • Preparing budget costs and technical advice for planned maintenance works.
This is a fantastic opportunity to join an ambitious team within a Council who have been at the forefront in leading on a range of economic, social and capital projects. The team pride themselves on their talent, ambitious nature and are dedicated individuals who deliver their strategy to create a more prosperous, resilient and resourceful region.

If you are interested in this excellent opportunity and are available at short notice please can you forward your updated CV and reference contact details along with a cover letter. If you do not feel that this position is necessarily suitable please get in touch as I have several other positions within Housing, Property and Regeneration appointments.