Building Surveyor Job Description

We are looking to hire a skilled building surveyor to advise clients on property construction and design. As a building surveyor, you will be required to meet with clients to assess the state of a building and advise on construction costs, adaptive designs, historic value, and energy efficiency.

Building Surveyor Responsibilities:

  • Undertaking on-site property surveys
  • Producing detailed reports and recommendations
  • Identifying defects and advising on remedial works
  • Offering advice on proposed alterations, improvements and extensions
  • Preparing budgets and schedules
  • Advising on environmental and safety issues
  • Meeting with clients and contractors to oversee progress
  • Offering advice in relation to legal and planning issues
  • Working on-site and in an office.

Building Surveyor Requirements:

  • High-level knowledge of geography, mathematics, land studies, and economics.
  • Proficient with Computer Aided Design (CAD) software.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to translate simple ideas into architectural concepts.
  • Ability to travel.
  • Willingness to work outside in all weather conditions.
Advanced project management skills