Job offer in england Building Surveyor at University of Exeter

Are you a Building Surveyor?

Are you looking for a new challenge?

This full time post is available immediately on a permanent basis.

The University of Exeter is a member of the prestigious Russell Group of research-intensive universities. We combine world-class teaching with world-class research, and have achieved a Gold rating in the Teaching Excellence Framework Award 2017. The University of Exeter has over 22,000 students and 4600 staff from 180 different countries and has been rated the WhatUni2017 International Student Choice. Our research focuses on some of the most fundamental issues facing humankind today, with 98% of our research rated as being of international quality in the 2014 Research Excellence Framework. Fifty percent of our organisation is made up of Professional Services support staff that partner closely with the Academic colleges to ensure we achieve our strategy and vision.

We are seeking to recruit a Chartered Building Surveyor with significant and demonstrable post-qualification experience to act as a building surveyor in Estate Services. Consideration may be given to applicants who, whilst not yet chartered, can demonstrate relevant HE experience in project delivery and who is registered with the RICS or CIOB and will sit their relevant professional exams within 12 months, following appointment.

You will undertake the delivery of complex projects and be responsible for leading multi-disciplinary teams in Estate Services, together with some maintenance works. Estate Services also has significant responsibilities for organising planned maintenance to the estate, with values typically in the range of 5k to 1m.

You will be expected to advise on technical matters and deal with general estate issues relating to such planned and reactive maintenance.

You will be able to demonstrate your recent experience, comprising the delivery of reactive maintenance works, typically from 5k to 50k and refurbishment projects up to the value of £1m. Experience of working within multi-disciplinary teams would also be an advantage. Remuneration will be competitive within the market and commensurate with qualifications and experience.

You will be required to take responsibility for other members of the surveying team, such as junior surveyors or clerks of works and must be able to work under your own initiative.

Based on the Streatham Campus, this post offers you the opportunity to build upon your existing surveying and management skills.

To view the Job Description and Person Specification document please click here.

The University offers some fantastic benefits including 41 days leave per year, options for flexible working, numerous discounts at leading retailers, onsite gym, cycle to work scheme and a stunning campus environment in the heart of Exeter. If you are not currently in Exeter please have a look at our website for some further information on what a beautiful part of the country we are based in.

For an informal discussion or further information about the role, please contact Ian Millar

The University of Exeter is an equal opportunity employer. We are officially recognised as a Disability Confident employer and an Athena Swan accredited institution. Whilst all applicants will be judged on merit alone, we particularly welcome applications from groups currently underrepresented in the workforce.