Senior Contract Surveyor
The Wiltshire Council Housing teams are moving forward quickly and have excellent prospects for the future delivery of our business plan; but our success depends on talented individuals delivering excellent services to our customers and exceeding their expectations.
LIVE ??? WORK ??? MAINTAIN
Our specialist teams are responsible for promoting, supporting and delivering outstanding services. Working with other teams and partners we have the opportunity to develop new and improve upon existing approaches and processes that deliver an outstanding service to our Communities.
As a strategic landlord in conjunction with our Partnering Contractors we manage and maintain over 5,500 homes carrying out responsive repairs, cyclical and planned maintenance and various minor works schemes.
About the role
As Senior Contracts Surveyor you will be responsible for planning detailed works programmes and preparing specifications such as drawings, estimates and bills.
You will also appoint contractors in accordance with financial regulations and in consultation with the Contracts Manager.
Supporting other members of the contract management team, you will provide guidance through either mentoring or training workshops or providing advice on a day to day basis.
You will hold a HNC/D in a Building Construction/Surveying discipline or Project Management equivalent. Ideally you will have a degree in building/construction/Surveying/Project Management.
Good communication skills and proven project management skills are key attributes to the success of this role.