Project Surveyor - Compliance

Stevenage, Hertfordshire
06 Feb 2018
20 Feb 2018
Full Time
Organisation Type
Local authority

Job Title:                    Project Surveyor - Compliance

Post Number:            000635

Salary:                        £28,485 - £31,601 pa pro rata for hours worked

Working Hours:        37hrs per week

Location:                    Daneshill House

Contract:                    Permanent

The Heart of a Town Lies in its People” and at Stevenage Borough Council our people are at the heart of what we do.

We are looking for a Project Surveyor for a team that ensure the council’s statutory duties, obligations and its objectives are achieved in respect of compliance. The post holder will support in areas including Gas Servicing & Repairs, Electrical Safety and other associated Mechanical and Electrical Services.

Successful candidates will ideally have a good working knowledge across all areas of compliance in particular Mechanical and Electrical services.

You will be part of a team which support Stevenage Borough Council’s programme to modernise social housing as part of its vision to develop the town through its Future Town Future Council programme. You will undertake a full range of contract management services relating to the delivery of the compliance programme.

You will assist in aspects of delivering compliance including:

  • Managing statutory & non-statutory compliance
  • Performance managing large service contracts
  • Proposing, implementing and managing effective models for compliance and procuring contracts to deliver the required services.
  • Ensuring all relevant details are included in the tender specifications
  • Managing works phases and contract defect period
  • Managing budget and controlling expenditure

The successful candidates will ideally have knowledge and experience of contract management and staff management delivered in a social housing or local authority environment. The candidate will be committed to delivering excellent customer service, have demonstrable contract management experience, hold a relevant related qualification and be able to effectively manage and prioritise own workload.

Application Details

For an informal discussion about this role please contact Andrew Garside on (01438 242545).

For an application pack and to apply online, please visit

Applications must be returned by Tuesday 20th February 2018.

Please note that Stevenage Borough Council cannot accept CV’s, all applications must be made on the Council’s standard application form which can be found at the above link.

Stevenage Borough Council (SBC) is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff, volunteers and recruitment candidates to share this commitment. SBC shall take all reasonable steps to employ staff who are safe to work with children, young people and vulnerable adults. For posts identified with regular contact with these groups applicants will be required to undertake a Value Based Interview. The council supports the legislative requirements for employing and maintaining safer staff and the guidance specified by the Hertfordshire Safeguarding Children Board Safe Staffing Handbook 2010.

Stevenage Borough Council is committed to Equal Opportunities for All. For further information please click here.