Building Surveyor

Pettigrew Recruitment Group

Building Surveyor

Available upon request including benefits package

Pettigrew Recruitment Group, Barrhead, East Renfrewshire

  • Full time
  • Contract
  • Onsite working

Posted 1 week ago, 4 Jul | Get your application in now before you're too late!

Closing date: 18-07-2024 (In 3 days)

job Ref: PRG1449

Full Job Description

Are you a Freelance Building Surveyor and keen to work for a business in growth mode?


We are working with a progressive principal contractor, specialising in refurbishment projects across the housing sector throughout Scotland. Given projected growth, this contractor is looking to bring on an experienced Building Surveyor on a temporary basis to support their commercial team with the delivery of contracts. This contract is focused on energy efficiency, creating a progressive working environment and ensuring support and development for each member of their team.


As Building Surveyor, typical duties will include:


  • Work with the bid team to proactively assess the condition of properties within the secured contract to reduce costs before handover to the commercial team.
  • Advise on environmental, health and safety issues of buildings.
  • Provide advice in relation to legal and planning issues.
  • Deal with planning and building regulations applications, and offer advice on property alterations.
  • Carry out safety analysis in the form of structural and internal inspections to make sure a building is safe and make any recommendations on technical specifications as required.
  • Quality control to ensure a building is fit for habitation whilst maintaining control of costs.

We are looking for individuals with a strong work ethic, excellent communication skills and outstanding commercial acumen to help the business drive excellence and ultimately help the business achieve their growth targets. 


Previous experience in a surveying role is required as is a relevant industry qualification. It would be highly desirable for you to have some experience working in the refurbishment sector carrying out similar works.


If this role ticks the boxes for you, get in touch with us to start the process.


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