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Building Works Surveyor - Dunmow, Essex

Building Works Surveyor – Dunmow, Essex

Circa £25,000 per annum, depending on experience

+ Use of company vehicle

+ Company auto enrolment pension

+ Paid bank holidays

+ 22 days annual leave


An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Building Works Surveyor to join a reputable and long established local Building Company based in Essex.

The candidate may have a trade or professional qualified background

The role entails visiting properties to prepare schedules of repairs for our client’s teams to follow.

As a Building works surveyor your duties will include:

  • Working with our client’s insurance repair department to visit with policy holders and professionals to schedule and agree works to various scopes of building repairs.

    Typically £5k - £50k
  • Collate costing and values using NSR system rates
  • Preparing valuations on current contracts including variations and final accounts.
  • Negotiating and procuring sub-contract packages.
  • Production of accurate monitoring and progress reports.
  • Monitoring effective management of appointed subcontractors workmanship and Health & Safety
  • Managing documents and information flow

An ideal Building works surveyor will hold the following experience:

  • Must have or be studying towards a building related qualification.
  • Must have a wide based knowledge of the industry.
  • Previous experience in a similar role an advantage.
  • Small company experience preferred.

Other qualities required of the successful individual:

  • The person should be a positive individual prepared to join our client’s team of experienced professional builders.
  • The candidate should be capable of working as part of a team but also function well on their own.
  • They must have excellent communication skills
  • Must possess a current driving licence

The position is a good opportunity for a keen construction professional to develop their career based as part of a busy close knit team.

Training and assistance would be given to ensure that the new member of the department would be able to achieve the targets agreed.

Our client welcomes applications from all suitably qualified people regardless of gender, race, disability, age or sexual orientation.



*Please note – by applying for this role, you agree for your CV to be submitted to our client, who shall contact you directly, should your application make their short-list




  • Start: ASAP
  • Duration: Perm / Ongoing
  • Rate: £25k per year + Bens
  • Location: Great Dunmow, Essex, England
  • Type: Permanent
  • Industry: Construction
  • Recruiter: Acapella Recruitment
  • Contact: Gareth Roberts
  • Tel: 01245408436
  • Email: to view click here
  • Reference: M160901R
  • Posted: 2016-09-01 15:09:10 -

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