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Project Surveyor - Capital Projects

  • Location:


  • Sector:

    Built Environment

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £220 - £300 per day

  • Contact:

    Mark Bateson

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    0161 233 0034

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  • Published:

    5 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 months

  • Expiry date:

    24 Jul 00:00

  • Startdate:


Akton Recruitment are currently recruiting for a Project Surveyor to join our clients Capital Projects division on a contact in Kingston.
The Project Surveyor will be responsible for managing the projects from inception through to completion following RIBA Plan of Works 1-7.
The projects are varied, including, but not limited to, refurbishments, M&E, construction, fit out and to be successful you will have a working knowledge of Building Regulations.
Principal Duties:
  • Assist in establishing a client’s requirements and undertake feasibility studies;
  • Coordinating other members and stakeholders in the design team; 
  • Preparing tender and contract documents, e.g. JCT, NEC forms and bespoke contracts;
  • Advising on and acting in accordance with CDM 2015, Principle Designer
  • Ensure projects are completed on budget and to schedule;
  • Advise clients on schemes, projects and determine requirements;
  • Prepare scheme designs with costings, programmes for completion of projects and specification of works;
  • Organise documents for tender and advise on appointing contractors, designers and procurement routes;
  • Undertaking a variety of surveys and inspections including condition surveys, dilapidation surveys. Determine the condition of existing buildings, identify and analyse defects, including proposals for repair;
  • Advise on energy efficiency, environmental impact and sustainable construction;
  • Deal with planning applications and advise on property legislation and building regulations;
  • Assess and design buildings to meet the needs of people with disabilities;
  • Negotiate dilapidations (when there is a legal liability for a property’s state of disrepair);
  • Advise on the health and safety aspects of buildings;
  • Prepare insurance assessments and claim

Qualifications and skills to include as a minimum but are not limited to:
  • Minimum of 1 – 5 years within the industry
  • RICS (B.Sc. Hons – Building Surveyor) working towards chartered status
  • Clean driving license
  • Strong IT skills and knowledge of relevant software including AutoCAD and BIM
  • Technical knowledge and competence
  • Preferred but not essential IOSH/NEBOSH
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