Repairs Surveyor x3 – Engineering & Surveying

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Repairs Surveyor x3 - Engineering & Surveying
Interim Position

K&C 5245875

Posted: 4th March 2024 09:28
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  • Pay Rate:

    £26.56 per hour PAYE

  • Hours per Week:

    37.50 Monday – Friday, 08:00 - 16:00

  • This opening assignment is for 3 months


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Interim Repairs Surveyor x3 - Engineering & Surveying

Reference no: K&C 5245875

Pay Rate: £26.56 per hour PAYE

Hours per week: 37.50 Monday – Friday, 08:00 - 16:00

This opening assignment is for 3 months


Basic DBS disclosure required

Repairs Surveyor to support the Senior Repairs Surveyor in efficiently and effectively delivering maintenance services. This will include responsive, cyclical and major repairs to both tenanted and void properties. The primary responsibility will be to diagnose maintenance requirements, ensure a good quality and H&S compliant works delivered and to escalate any contract management performance issues.

Key Responsibilities

  • Be responsible for carrying out pre and post repairs inspections
  • Ensure contractors and suppliers are performing to specification and contractual terms
  • Specify, authorise, own and manage works to completion.

NB: Please feel free to apply to us direct via [email protected] by quoting the job reference and job title exactly.

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If you are successful in securing this role, please note that for the entire duration of this contract, regardless of extension you will be working this role at the PAYE rate that has been advertised. For absolute clarity, we only work on a PAYE basis, rather than entertaining umbrella pay terms, we do not offer Ltd/umbrella or outside IR35 rates. If you wish to understand PAYE vs Umbrella more, please let us know and we can send you some additional information for clarity.

Please quote the Job Title & Vacancy Reference No. in your application, or we will be unable to match your CV to the role being applied for.

Other “Essential Requirements” – Please check to ensure that your CV addresses the following items:

Unless the DBS requirement stated above is for a Basic Disclosure, your DBS must be either through us or be accompanied by a subscription to the DBS updating service.


  • Building ONC, CIOB/RICS, ideally chartered surveyor or equivalent.
  • HNC/degree or equivalent.
  • A professional qualification in the field of activity or equivalent substantial experience - desirable
  • Membership of RICS, CIH or similar body - desirable


  • Knowledge of housing maintenance, repair specifications


  • Experience working within a social housing setting
  • Social housing experience
  • PDA experience
  • Previous experience

Skills & Abilities:

  • Strong IT skills using Microsoft packages or equivalent (e.g. G Suite).
  • Either directly or indirectly, able to achieve team goals and address performance issues using people management procedures and formal performance management procedures where necessary.
  • Ability to get buy in and commitment to the service’s vision and priorities from key stakeholders and commitment to taking steps to ensure the involvement of all sectors of the community in all aspects of the services work.


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Job Ref: K&C 5245875
Repairs Surveyor x3 - Engineering & Surveying
Client Category: Local Authority

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Job Ref: K&C 5245875
Repairs Surveyor x3 - Engineering & Surveying
Client Category: Local Authority

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