Graduate Building Surveyor

  • Apprenticeship Reference: 1161327727-2
  • Date Posted: 9 November 2023
  • Apprentice Employer: PRS People
  • Location: Wakefield, Yorkshire
  • Apprentice Pay: £28,000 to £30,000
  • Apprenticeship Sector: Commercial & QS, Construction, Driving, Health and Safety, Project Management
  • Apprenticeship Type: Permanent

About this Apprenticeship

My client is currently looking for a graduate Building Surveyor to join thir ever expanding team. Working as part of a team you will work on a variety of construction related and property inspection and maintenance projects. You will work towards your professional accreditation as a Chartered Building Surveyor.

Key Responsibilities

  • Assist / undertake building and site surveys
  • Compiling condition survey reports
  • Producing AutoCAD drawings, both existing and proposed layouts
  • Preparing project schedules of works, specifications and detailed design drawings
  • Assist / prepare tender documentation
  • Managing and updating project documents in accordance with current procedures
  • Good knowledge and use of IT packages including Microsoft Office and AutoCAD
  • Preparing regular project reports, with updates on cost, programme, quality and health and safety
  • Managing delivery / progress of construction works including contract administration, chairing meetings and minute preparation
  • Liaising with senior colleagues to ensure technical deliverables are delivered on time, to the client requirements and within budget
  • Assisting with Health and Safety matters including Risk Assessments
  • Building Pathology including assisting in the diagnosis of defects, identification of deleterious materials and associated remedial works
  • Apply awareness of carbon issues, sustainable design and green technologies.
  • Commercial awareness and ability to manage own time / prioritise works.

The ideal candidate will have the following attributes

  • Positive and collaborative, committed to working to the highest professional standards
  • Driven to achieve professional status (RICS)
  • Motivated to continuously develop technical & management skills
  • Good communication skills to be able to deal confidently and effectively with the client team, contractors, end users and colleagues
  • Able to apply technical knowledge in analysing problems and creating solutions
  • Able to travel nationally as dictated by Practice workloads
  • Driving licence and use of a car

If you would like to be considered for this position and feel you have the relevant experience please apply for immediate consideration.