Building Surveyor

Posted 22/05/2024 by The Wrekin Housing Group

Telford, Telford and Wrekin
£40,579 - £43,701/annum

Salary: £40,579.86 - £43,701 depending on experience

Hours: 36 hours per week

Location: Hybrid – onsite, home and office (Telford and Wrekin)

Job Type: Fixed term contract for 12 months – potential for an extension or made permanent

Closing date: 31st May

Interview date: 6th and 7th June

The role:

Are you looking for a new challenge? We are seeking a skilled Building Surveyor to join our team. You will be working on planned works, conducting assessments, and reports by taking ownership of the management and delivery of categories of works.

How will you make an impact:

In this role you will be delivering a programme of improvement works as well as overseeing the development of apprentice or Junior Building Surveyor all the while driving a customer focussed service.

About you:

  • Experience managing a team or junior members of staff
  • Preparation and monitoring information and reporting progress against targets and budgets
  • Experience of delivering large construction projects to time and budget
  • Ability to prepare contract documentation
  • Studying for having a qualification/degree in construction or related business management area
  • Ability to prepare contract documentation
  • If the role is made permanent, there is the option to apply for funding through a learning contract for your qualification


  • Hybrid and flexible working environment (2-3 days at HQ in Telford per week)
  • 31 days annual leave, plus bank holidays
  • Access to private healthcare option
  • Life Assurance
  • Enhanced family friendly leave policy
  • Employer pension contributions up to 7%
  • Access to Employer Assistance Programme
  • Discounted gym and savings / discount scheme for shopping and days out
  • Wrekin Reviive (furniture) staff discount – 30%
  • Subsidised canteen
  • Free on-site parking
  • Volunteering days

About us:

We are one of the largest social housing providers in the West Midlands at the forefront of making a difference to people’s lives. As a socially minded business, we provide 13,000 homes for affordable and social rent across Telford & Wrekin, Shropshire, and Staffordshire. We have ambitious plans to grow up to 16,000 homes by 2025 and we are also an innovative and well recognised provider of Advice, Support and Care.

Our Inclusive Culture:

We are committed to being an equal opportunities employer. All applications are considered on the requirements of the role regardless of gender identity, nationality, ethnicity, marital status, age, disability, sexual orientation, religious belief or background. Please refer to our Equal Opportunities Policy for further information.

The Recruitment Process and How to Apply:

If you would like an informal discussion, please contact Joseph Scurr, Planned Programme and Procurement Manager on (phone number removed) or Dave Hall, Head of Property on (phone number removed).

 Alternatively, if you are interested in applying, we would love to receive an application from you, please click the apply button below. 

The recruitment process will be a pre-screen call followed by face-to-face interview at Telford.  

This role requires and Enhanced DBS Check

Contract Length:
12 months Fixed term
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