GLM Are Recruiting – Experienced Building Surveyor.

Posted by on Nov 22, 2021 in Recruitment

GLM Are Recruiting – Experienced Building Surveyor.

You can be the change that is needed in the built environment.

At GLM we seek to have a positive, inspiring impact on people’s lives through enhancing the built & natural environment. We do this through offering high quality technical consultancy in the creation, re-use, adaptation and maintenance of buildings, working hard so that buildings are inherently sustainable and bring a sense of pleasure and delight.

Our purpose is to promote the long term benefits of doing things right, first time and to the highest quality. We seek to inform and educate others of this philosophy:

We are seeking a project-focused Building Surveyor to join our Edinburgh team to take on a wide range of exciting and challenging projects. This role will see you work on some on the country’s most significant buildings, working alongside a mature architectural design team, and across the residential, commercial and public sectors.

You should be either MRICS qualified with 3+ years’ experience, or with 5+ years industry experience and looking to achieve chartered status. In either case, you should have significant demonstrable experience with project delivery and administering building contracts. You should be able to quickly build rapport with clients and contractors alike, possess good communication skills, and be task focused, organised, methodical and driven. Good prioritisation is a must. Additionally, you should have excellent MS Office skills.

As a key member of a dynamic team you will:

  • Develop tender packs, including writing descriptions/schedules of work
  • Procure works
  • Cost management pre and post contract
  • Let and administer contracts
  • Oversee works
  • Conclude site phase and hand over
  • Carry out core building surveying tasks such as condition surveys and reports, PPM schedules, maintenance plans and dilapidations.

Salary between £40k-£45k dependent on experience.

If you have the ambition to match our vision, please email a covering letter detailing what you can bring to GLM and your CV to by 12noon on Friday 10th December. 

Applications from agencies will not be accepted

GLM is fundamentally committed to promoting equality and diversity in our work and in our team. We work to make our company representative of the society in which we live and so welcome CVs from those under-represented in the property profession.