Building Surveyor | SNC-Lavalin Careers Jobs in Leeds – England – UK at Atkins

Title: Building Surveyor | SNC-Lavalin Careers

Company: Atkins

Location: Leeds – England – UK

Type: Full Time

Category: Engineering, Construction

Salary: Salary 30072.41 GBP Yearly GBP 30072.41 YEAR

Position: Building Surveyor job in Leeds | SNC-Lavalin Careers

Faithful+Gould is an international company with great strength and a culture of progression. Placing an emphasis on the training, development and assessment of our staff, we’re dedicated to providing cutting-edge expertise. Join us and you’ll benefit from a development programme designed to ensure your career objectives are supported in full.

An opportunity has arisen for a Senior/ Associate/Associate Director Building Surveyor within our Leeds office. The role will involve supporting and managing our surveying teams throughout the Yorkshire area on a variety of projects within the public and private sector. You will work on a range of project such as: .

• Planned maintenance and improvement schemes supporting numerous local authority frameworks – Project values £10k to £1m;

• Undertaking condition surveys, reports and providing Forward Maintenance plans on a variety of property portfolios and managing the resultant works;

• Regular Party Wall Award, dilapidations negotiations and other professional appointments;

• Contract administration and management of alteration/refurbishment projects for a variety of sectors including Education, Residential, Heritage, Retail and Industrial.

The responsibilities

• Competent delivery of all contractual and technical aspects of projects with minimum supervision including the delegation and management of junior team members

• Supporting the senior managers in the day-to-day running of the business

• Maintenance of Commercial and Quality Control Procedures for projects under your control

• Working across a number of projects in different sectors and being able to provide a range of building surveying duties

• The use and application of standard forms of building contract, such as JCT/NEC

• Mentoring and training the junior Building Surveyors under your supervision and an active participation in the APC programme

• Developing business with new and existing clients across the Yorkshire region and beyond

The requirements

• A BSc (Hons) Building Surveying or similar degree (or equivalent)

• RICS Chartered surveyor

• Current UK Driving Licence

• Sound technical surveying knowledge

• Experience managing clients and their expectations coupled with a strong understanding of profitability

• Good sound knowledge of drafting technical documents including bids

• Good AutoCAD skills

• Full understanding of Health and Safety requirements

To do well in this role and help shape our business you’ll need to be able to demonstrate the following:

• Excellent communication skills at all levels

• Good client facing skills

• Good commercial skills and awareness

• The ability to present well, as well as create good presentations and write reports

• Effective problem solving skills

• Good time management and organisational skills

• Good team working and good people management skills, ability to lead and set a good example to others

• Competent in the delivery of projects to Client time and quality expectations

• Take pride in what you do, upholding the reputation of Faithful+Gould Ltd


You should possess a willingness to continue to develop your career through our structured training programme.

Faithful+Gould provides a portfolio of training and development courses designed to help you make the best of your abilities and talents and also encourage C…

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