Surveyor - Property Maintenance / Building Services

Cambridge (Home Based)
Circa £35,000pa including car allowance, plus excellent benefits package
13 Jun 2019
04 Jul 2019
Full Time
Organisation Type
Housing association / RP

bpha is a major housing association operating between Oxford and Cambridge, based in Bedford. We are a leading provider and developer of affordable homes - for rent, sheltered, residential care and shared ownership. We own around 18,000 homes, employ 350 people, and have an annual turnover of around £100 million.

We currently have an exciting opportunity for a Surveyor to join our Building Services team.  This role delivers a comprehensive, good quality responsive repairs and maintenance service to our customers.  

The Surveyor will be responsible for a full range of technical duties including surveying, specifying and managing repair works.  You will work with our Contractors to ensure repairs are carried out quickly and to a high standard while achieving value for money.  A drive to deliver good customer service is essential.

To be successful you will have a working knowledge of building construction as well as both maintenance and social housing legislation and environments.  We need you to have a minimum qualification of Btec / NVQ or equivalent in a relevant trade/occupation.

You must be able to work alone, as this post requires you to work from home or on your patch for much of the working week.

Due to the nature of the role, you must live within proximity of Cambridge and hold a full UK driving license.

In return we can offer a competitive salary, a home working package, £2,000 car allowance, 28 days annual holiday (plus bank holidays) increasing with service, contributory pension, free life assurance, free private medical cover, cycle to work scheme and employee assistance programme.

Interviews will take place throughout the campaign.