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Assistant Surveyor

Job Title: Assistant Surveyor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Hackney
Industry:
IT
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: WG363
Job Published: September 09, 2019 11:30

Job Description

2 x exciting and challenging Assistant Surveyor opportunities to join our Hackney Homes Planned Maintenance programme in the north and east London area. This contract covers predominantly external works including: FRAs, windows and doors and communal areas across a mixture of blocks/street properties and high-rises.

 

Wates Living Space is one of the UK’s leading providers of planned and responsive maintenance services in the social housing sector, maintaining over 500,000 homes nationwide every year. Our leading position within the maintenance sector has enabled the business to realise ambitious strategic growth.

 

Key Accountabilities will include:

 

Conducting subcontractor procurement exercises to obtain best value for Wates and its client. This would include the production of sub-contractor documentation, produced to Wates framework standards.
Building up client quotations, using NHFv7 schedule of rates for submission.
Producing and submitting interim and final accounts to the client.
Evaluating and certifying Sub-contractor payments through Wates ordering and financial systems.
Production and issue of client invoices.
Provide daily supervision of the Commercial Administrator, ensuring that tasks are complete.
Adhere to Wates industry leading health and safety guidelines.
 

We are looking for recent experience of working within Housing Maintenance; some Tier 1 Contractor experience; and experience using Impact Response and COINS (or similar systems).

 

To be successful in the role you will be able to communicate with all stakeholders and build credible, lasting relationships, and have a good work ethic and the ability to work flexibly, independently and as part of  team.

 

A bit about us:

 

Wates Group is one of the largest and most successful family-owned private construction, development and property services companies in the UK.

 

Within the Group, Wates Living Space is one of the UK’s leading providers of planned and responsive maintenance services in the social housing sector, maintaining over 500,000 homes nationwide every year. Our leading position within the maintenance sector has enabled the business to realise ambitious strategic growth, offering our clients a truly integrated national service for all of their maintenance requirements.

 

As a progressive and rewarding business we offer our people the opportunity to grow their careers whilst working together to deliver the promises we make to our customers.

 

Our company values of integrity, intelligence, performance, teamwork and respect for people, communities and the environment run through our business at every level and are at the heart of everything we do.

 

The wellbeing and safety of our people is our priority, therefore creating a zero harm culture and encouraging a healthy work-life balance is important to us.  Wates Group are a responsible and inclusive employer and are proud to have

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