Contract Surveyor (Major Investment / Planned Maintenance)
Location: Wythenshawe, Manchester
Contract: Permanent, Full Time
Hours of work 39 hours per week
Closing date: 24 July 2022
Interview date: 10/11 August 2022
We have an exciting opportunity for a Contract Surveyor to join us.
You’ll assist the Project Manager in the delivery of major Investment and planned maintenance programmes and in the management of WCHG housing stock and office assets.
Duties will include but are not limited to:
Assist in the project management and delivery of major Investment and Planned Maintenance projects throughout the portfolio area from inception to completion
Identify opportunities for, and establish partnership work in Wythenshawe and regionally with other agencies
Investigate, establish, deliver and manage new initiatives and projects across the covered area
The successful candidates will have good contract management skills, with clear evidence of success in delivering projects and initiatives which have Investment and Regeneration related outcomes. Having held a similar role, you’ll have sound knowledge of building maintenance, and defects pathology and of building contract terms and conditions and a good understanding of regeneration and Urban Renewal issues. As Minimum you’ll hold a HND/C or equivalent qualification experience in a construction related field.
The candidates will possess a full UK driving licence, have excellent IT and problem-solving skills and must be customer focused.
This is a fantastic opportunity to join our journey in making a real impact to Wythenshawe’s customers and communities… but more than that, with every job role comes a competitive salary, great pension scheme, holidays that increase with each year of service, flexible working, an employee assistance and health care plan including staff benefits, paid professional memberships, and excellent ongoing learning opportunities which contribute towards continual professional development.
If you would like to know more, please see job description and person specification.
Wythenshawe Community Housing Group (WCHG) manages almost 14,000 properties, providing homes for more than 29,000 people in Wythenshawe, South Manchester.
We are committed to investing in the health, wellbeing and development of colleagues, who we will reward fairly and empower and trust to deliver their best work for the benefit of WCHG, our tenants and stakeholders. WCHG is an inclusive employer of choice where differences are recognised as strengths in delivering our purpose. A disability confident employer WCHG will work to make reasonable adjustments where possible throughout its employment processes.
Our purpose is to provide good quality homes and services to our tenants and leaseholders and to play a leading role in creating safer, healthier communities. WCHG boasts an impressive development portfolio which aims to deliver on average 1,100 new homes over the next five years with £195m estimated investment, leaving a lasting legacy in our communities.