Building Surveyor

The deadline for this vacancy has passed.

Deadline: 28/11/22

  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Interview date: TBC

Templer HomeBuild is in an exciting phase of its development and as a result a new role of Building Surveyor has been created.

Working as part of a team of Building Surveyors and reporting to Commercial Manager you will be working across Teignbridge and the surrounding areas, attending residential properties to complete cyclical surveys on the condition of the property, specifically conducting damp and mold assessments where appropriate. We offer a hybrid/ agile working environment, and all business travel can be claimed via expenses. 

The Building Surveyor role

You will be providing a professional surveying service for the purpose of repairing maintaining and improving Teign Housing owned property stock. Specifically, this will include

  • Conducting cyclical stock condition surveys on company owned stock (house, flats, bungalows) and updating the Housing Management system with the results of surveys, damp investigation and repairs
  • Undertaking property damp and mould assessments to correctly identify the root cause and manage all remedial works that follow within specific timescales, taking ownership through to completion
  • Obtaining Building Regulation and Planning approval where and when required for works.
  • Preparing pre-construction information and act in accordance with the CDM Regulations and assisting the Commercial team in the preparation and development of contract documents.
  • Consistently monitoring and reporting on performance to ensure that services meet performance, contractual compliance, quality, and budgetary targets.
  • Promoting, liaising, and communicating with tenants, tenant groups, leaseholders and tenant associations ensuring through good management, high customer satisfaction returns.

What will you bring as a Building Surveyor?

  • Prior knowledge and interest in buildings is essential. A related degree, professional qualification or similar, to evidence this, would be advantageous.
  • Excellent communication skills (verbal and written) with the ability to build trusting and collaborative relationships and dialogue between contractors, your direct team, tenant/residents, and key senior figures at Teign housing, is imperative
  • The ability to work autonomously and flexibly, managing your own diary with good organisational and problem-solving skills
  • You will work with honesty and integrity ensuring the highest standards of customer care at met, always.

To apply, please send your CV, by email to:

To find out more about the opportunity, contact the Recruitment team on 01454 328000

Closing Date: 28/11/2022