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Building Surveying Technician

Rutland County Council
£19,554 to £21,116
Rutland - Oakham
Working Pattern:
Full Time
37 hours.
DBS Check:
Closing Date:
15/11/2019 at 23:59 PM
Rutland County Council

Building Surveying Technician

Places Directorate

Permanent, Full Time – 37 hours per week

Grade 4, Salary Range £19,554 to £21,116


Closing date: Friday 15 November 2019              Interview: November 2019 (date TBC)

The role

This role is the entry point to the Building Surveyor Career Grade (currently being finalised), and represents a fantastic opportunity to work towards becoming a qualified Building Surveyor. You will support the management of a portfolio of property on behalf of the Council, working alongside qualified Building Surveyors and within the wider Property Services team. The role includes project management of repair, maintenance and improvement works to a portfolio of corporate property assets.

What we need from you

Enthusiastic and motivated, you have strong communication skills and are comfortable working with colleagues at all levels of the organisation as well as contractors. You will have experience in a property-related field, and a keen interest in construction, project management and surveying tasks. An understanding of budgetary control is key, as is the ability to work independently and effectively prioritise your workload.

What we offer

Being part of Rutland County Council means doing a job that makes a difference to people’s lives within this beautiful county – in addition to that we offer structured salary reviews, local government pension scheme, discounted access to keep fit activities and flexi-time to name just a few!

We act as ‘One Council’ in all we do, with each of us working together in the most effective way to meet the needs of our customers every day – if you share this ethos then we really want to hear from you…

What to do now

Follow the links to find out more and apply. For an informal discussion about the post, please contact Diane Grattage, Senior Building Surveyor on 01572 758254 or email: dgrattage@rutland.gov.uk.

If you need any support with the application process, please get in touch with the HR team - recruitment@rutland.gov.uk, 01527 758255

Rutland County Council is committed to Equality and Diversity and welcomes applications from all sections of the community. Everyone at Rutland County Council has a responsibility for, and is committed to, safeguarding and promoting the welfare of Children, Young People and Vulnerable Adults and for ensuring that they are protected from harm.


How to apply

We will be accepting online applications for this role, if you require access to a computer or the internet resources are available at Rutland County Council’s Catmose site and within the County’s libraries, a member of the team will be happy to help you with your application.

Please contact us on 01572 75 8291 to make alternative arrangements, if for any other reason you may struggle to complete the online application. The application forms can be made available in alternative and accessible formats.

Further information on this vacancy

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