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Building Surveyor

Up to £42735 per annum Additional Benefits
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Managing Consultant – Asset Management, Property Services & Compliance

Paolo Moraldo

Job Description

MMP Consultancy currently have an opportunity for a Building Surveyor to join a housing association based in Bracknell, Berkshire. My client can offer hybrid working.

Provide property surveying services primarily across the homecare directorate but also in supporting the wider business as and when required.

To provide surveying capability in relation to identifying, inspecting, and providing solutions to problems and defects with our stock.

To prepare schedules of work and project management support in relation to minor/major works where the technical surveying level is appropriate to specify and oversee the resulting works.

Working within defined geographical areas of the organisation, with a flexible approach to covering the wider geography as and when required.

Provide technical leadership to a variety of multi-disciplined projects which are delivered by in-house teams and external approved contractors ensuring the business maintains compliance with its statutory obligations and meets its customer expectations.

My client are offering a salary of £42,735p/a plus benefits.

Key Tasks & Responsibilities

  • Inspect and assess any repair requests and defects where an immediate repair may not be appropriate, and technical advice is required to identify and advise on appropriate solutions.
  • Investigate technical defects or cases of disrepair as required, to include inspection of the property and provide written Housing Conditions reports as appropriate.
  • Provide full technical support to legal department in respect of disrepair or legal claims received.
  • Provide technical maintenance advice to support business decisions, including liaising with operations managers, supervisors, trade staff, sub-contractors, external contractors or consultants
  • Obtain quotations (when required) for repairs and/or specialist works from sub-contractors keeping aligned to Abri's Financial regulations.
  • Technical approval of Disabled Facility Grant applications and the associated works, including progress and post inspection of site and completed works.
  • Technical assistance with customer permissions and retrospective permissions
  • Where required support the property care team with surveying requirements to support the delivery of the internal and external planned maintenance programme.
  • Carry out property inspections to assess component replacement dates and advice regarding inclusion of works within Planned Maintenance Programmes.
  • Demonstrate excellent standards of customer care, when dealing with all customer queries, requests or complaints and to use an empathic, pragmatic and efficient approach to reach a solution in line with all Abri's policies, procedures and values.
  • Follow our 'one team' approach, working across all directorates and areas to ensure the sharing of knowledge and expertise in support of developing improvements and changes.
  • Ensure a high level of written and oral communication is maintained and produced to ensure data quality and information systems are kept to the highest standards.
  • Undertake other reasonable duties commensurate with the position

Title: Building Surveyor

Salary: £42,735p/a plus benefits

Location: Bracknell, Berkshire

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list Chartered Building Surveyor

Up to £500.00 per day Inside IR35

MMP Consultancy currently have an opportunity for a Chartered Building Surveyor to join a local authority based in South London.

This will be an interim position paying Up to £500 per day Umbrella (Inside IR35) on a 6-9 Month contract with the option to be extended.
Primary Job Function:
- Deliver review of current Projects and Services around Investment programmes.
- Review cost, timescale, quality, and delivery problems.
- Write detailed reports and identify any works which need completing.
- Work with contractors to understand processes and delivery in accordance with the agreed contract.
- Problem finding, cost analysis and detailed future proofing of services.

list Property Surveyor

Up to £50209.00 per annum Car Allowance Inc

MMP Consultancy currently has an opportunity for a Property Surveyor to join a housing association. This role is FULLY REMOTE Covering an area which includes East London to Brentwood

This position is paying £50,209 Benefits (inc Car Allowance)

Job Purpose:
The role is responsible for leading and managing the delivery of property investment, service & inspection and repairs services to parts of the property portfolio, approx. 20-40 locations. Working with housing/care operations you will ensure timely delivery of services, and ensure all properties are kept in a good condition within property strategy targets. You will ensure compliance with commercial and contract management arrangements, ensuring the contractual obligations are met. Manage project performance and working with the quantity surveying team ensure robust financial forecasting, processing of valuations and contract instructions. To be responsible for identifying cost saving through collaboration with contractor and quantity surveying team. The role will require strong interaction with housing/care operations teams to ensure works run smoothly and meets the needs of the business.

Key Accountabilities:
Freedom to act:
* This is an important role within Property which ensures maintenance of good quality homes through individual ownership of each location.
* The role has latitude within budgetary restrictions and portfolio strategy requirements to prioritise activity and spend to achieve these targets.
* As well as day to day activity, this role will have to respond quickly and effectively to ad hoc requests from the business, which may be complex, urgent, and business critical.
* The role will require effective engagement with colleagues in Housing and Care operations
Nature of impact:
* The role will work with others to effectively deliver repairs, investment and service & inspection activities to individual locations.
* Collaboratively with quantity surveying team, contractors and colleagues.

Key Tasks:
* Delivery of all property activities to a portfolio of properties
* To undertake regular inspections such as Stock Condition surveys, MOT surveys and Asbestos reinspection's
* Working within the management arrangements ensure repairs and planned works are necessary and delivered in the most cost effective manner.
* To analyse performance of properties to recommend future investment, and repair planning for you portfolio.

Key Actives:
* Work collaborative working with contractors and Housing/Care operations colleagues to deliver a high quality property delivery service producing good quality built environments.
* Maintain robust project and delivery management arrangements and controls ensuring properties and investment programmes remain within budget
* Provide an effective pragmatic solution focused building pathology service.
* Undertake Quarterly walk around site visits to all sites, ensuring operational colleagues are in attendance and resulting actions are implemented.

Title: Property Surveyor
Contact: Perm
Rate: £50,209. Benefits (inc Car Allowance)
Location: FULLY REMOTE Covering an area which includes East London to Brentwood

list Fire Door Inspector

£300 - £320 per day Outside IR35

MMP Consultancy currently have an opportunity for a Fire Door Inspector to join a Health & Safety Consultant based in Portsmouth.

This will be a full time position on a 6-9 Month Contract

The position is paying £300-£320 P/Day Outside of IR35. (Also available on a permanent basis : Salary - TBC)

  • You must hold an FDIS or BRE door inspector qualification.

Job Purpose: This role will be working on their housing contract focusing on carrying out fire door inspections and writing up reports,

  • Inspect and survey Fire Doors in a competent manner.
  • Provide a full report and recommendations following the inspection.
  • Identify that the frame specification is correct for the door's rating.
  • Understand the regulations relating to the gap allowance between door and frame

Title: Fire Door Inspector

Salary: £300-320 P/Day (Outside IR35)

Location: Portsmouth

list M&E Compliance Lead

Up to £310 per day Umbrella

MMP Consultancy currently have an opportunity for a M&E Compliance Lead to join a local authority based in Bristol

This will be a full time Interim position 6-9 Months paying £310 P/day Umbrella.

The Role:

Lead responsibility and technical expert for compliance across the Technical Service for gas, electrical, lifts and legionella ensuring resident safety. To oversee the repair, continuity, improvement and maintenance of all building services to our blocks of flats; the installing and servicing of domestic heating and hot water systems, and leading on innovative transition to new forms of heat and energy generation.

Job Purpose:

  • Lead teams to deliver all building and compliance services to meet outcomes required in Housing Investment Plans, and legal / regulatory standards.
  • Develop and implement delivery strategies and plans, commissioning services and contracts with partners, suppliers and council departments, managing change to meet new service requirements
  • Technical consultant lead for gas, electrical, legionella and lift compliance, driving compliance and safety across the service, accurate reporting through governance pathways
  • To provide confident leadership and clear management of significant and complex high-risk projects and/or programmes.

Title: M&E Compliance Lead

Salary: £310 P/Day Umbrella

Location: Bristol

list Principal Surveyor - Disrepair

Up to £400 per day

Job Title: Principal Surveyor - Disrepair
Salary: £400 Per Day
Location: East London

I'm looking for a new a new Disrepair Surveyor to join a local authority in East London.

Overall Purpose of Job
To be responsible for a professional housing surveying service, all technical aspects of the repair, maintenance, improvement and re-servicing of all council owned, managed and leased stock in accordance with our clients policies and procedures, providing an effective responsive repair and planned maintenance service for the organisation; and to manage a specific specialist team of surveyors and support staff for Housing Property Services

Job Context The post holder reports to the Disrepair & Special Projects Manager
1. The post holder has budget monitoring responsibility for a programme of responsive & capital improvement projects to around £ 2 million p.a.


Job Title: Principal Surveyor - Disrepair
Salary: £400 Per Day
Location: East London

list Capital Delivery Project Manager - Temp

Up to £450 per day

Job Title: Capital Delivery Project Manager
Salary: £450 Per Day
Location: East London

I'm looking for a new a new Capital Delivery Project Manager to join a local authority in East London.

Overall Purpose of Job
Manage a programme of major housing Capital and improvement projects, of up to around £5 million p.a., in value, from identification through to completion, including development, planning, briefing, co-ordination, monitoring and control, usually within a 'partnering' relationship, so as to secure effective outcomes which meets our clients objectives.

Job Context
The Management of Council Housing is currently an In house Service, run by Resident services for the whole of our clients area. Resident Services is responsible for the provision of housing and leasehold services to council tenants and leaseholders. The Housing and Repairs and Maintenance Service areas are embarking on an ambitious cross functional business and digital transformation project to facilitate improved Lean business processes, embedding digital solutions into the end to end business processes whilst improving the overall customer experience.


Job Title: Capital Delivery Project Manager
Salary: £450 Per Day
Location: East London