Adaptations Surveyor

Leyton, London (Greater)
£35,000 - £40,000 + Benefits
12 Mar 2019
24 Mar 2019
Full Time
Organisation Type
Housing association / RP

The Role
At Metropolitan Thames Valley we have been very busy and successful in securing the opportunity to provide services to YOUR local community and we are on the hunt for some fresh talent to join our team and be instrumental in our success.

We are looking for an experienced Adaptations Surveyor to join and lead our team in Leyton. You will provide advice to the HIA`s clients with regard to proposed adaptations, prepare specifications and technical drawings for adaptation works and arrange estimates for work from the HIA`s contractors.

You will manage adaptation works, monitoring work on site and carrying out post completion inspections to ensure works are completed to a high standard and meet the needs of the HIA`s clients, while also providing detailed technical advice and support to the HIA`s occupational therapists and other HIA staff regarding the feasibility of proposed works.

This is an opportunity to become a part of a well-respected service delivering efficient home improvements to customers with Physical Disabilities commissioned by the Local Authority. You will work closely with a small team, and need to demonstrate the ability to support colleagues as team work is essential. We are looking for applicants that strive to go the extra mile to provide excellent service

For the full job description please contact the recruitment team on 0203 5354553

About you
You will need to be able to self-manage your work load and be happy lone working on site with customers and managing contractors throughout any works undertaken.  This means previous experience as an adaptations surveyor is essential as well as team management.

Working directly with customers and third parties you will understand the importance of excellent customer service and be a strong communicator to be able to present recommendations successfully.

If you are interested please ensure your CV is up to date and demonstrates: -

- Experience of adaptations
- Experience in use of AutoCAD
- NVQ level 3 Diploma in Building Maintenance / Construction Contracting Operations (Surveying) or equivalent

What`s in it for you?
In return for your commitment to Metropolitan Thames Valley we provide full training and personal development that is tailored to your personal ambitions. Metropolitan Thames Valley offers an excellent and unique Benefits package that can be adapted to suit each individual. We offer employees the opportunity to choose from a wide variety of benefits which includes options around Health and Well-being Programme, Employee Assistance and discounts with multiple retailers and many more. We also offer a good Pension Scheme and 28 days holiday plus bank holidays, with the ability to buy and sell up to 5 days!

Metropolitan Thames Valley are proud to have been recognised by Disability Confident for our commitment to disabled people and those with long term health conditions by providing fair and equal opportunities for all applicants enabling them to fulfil their potential and realise their aspirations. All employment decisions at Metropolitan Thames Valley are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to age, disability, gender reassignment, marital status, pregnancy or maternity, race or religion, sex or sexual orientation.

It should be noted that the successful applicant will need to be subject to a background enhanced disclosure check by the Disclosure and Barring Services (DBS) before any appointment can be confirmed.

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