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Project Surveyor - Investment

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Job Introduction

Job Title:  Project Surveyor

Salary Banding:  £26,000-£30,605

Job Location:  Regional Worker

Contract Duration:  Permanent

Hours (weekly): 35

Are you a Project or Building surveyor with a strong background in Asset investment planned works, passionate about delivering quality investment projects within the Social Housing Sector?

Your Housing Group is a next generation housing provider. With our pioneering, workforce, we are working together to build and maintain as many quality houses as possible and play our part in solving the current housing crisis. With 25,000+ homes across the North West, our portfolio is large and diverse.

Our portfolio ranges from social and affordable rents, through to retirement living developments and innovative private rental offers. Widely regarded for our expertise in regeneration, we are proud to be providing homes which help people to live independently and step on and off the property ladder at different stages of their lives.

Your Housing Group is growing and evolving, even in these uncertain times, and this makes it a great time to join the business. We have recently secured Strategic Partner status with Homes England and we plan to continue to invest substantially in both the development of new homes and into improving our existing properties over the next 5 years, significant budget has already been secured for these major programmes of work.

Due to this growth, we now have an opening within our asset function, for a Project Surveyor to join the team and ensure quality of workmanship from our contractors onsite meets YHGs high standards.

This is a varied role which offers the opportunity to get involved in a wide range of investment projects within Repairs & Maintenance, capital works and adaptations to our current asset portfolio and will see you as the responsible surveyor for all investment programme site management services.  You will monitor and inspect construction work, record progress, carry out handover procedures, ensuring compliance with contract documents, and construction regulations and will champion best practice.

To be successful as a Project Surveyor, here at YHG, you will have a track record of delivering excellent site management services within a property investment environment, and demonstrable experience of surveying. Personable and visible you will champion customer engagement at site, keeping customers appraised at all times on programmes of work at their property and the first point of contact for any queries they may have. A collaborative team player you will be confident taking a positive lead in driving a right first-time approach onsite.

In return, we offer our Project Surveyor a competitive salary of £26,000 - £30,605 plus travel expenses.  Other benefits include flexible working (80% onsite/20% homeworking). Contributory pension (matched to 8%), life insurance, health benefits cash scheme, Childcare vouchers, 25 days holiday (22 contractual and 3 non-contractual) and all bank holidays off paid, Holiday Buy & Sell scheme (up to one week), subsidised Gym memberships and discounted shopping schemes. This role also offers genuine progression opportunities to develop into a Project Managers position with time served.

In addition to the above you will embrace the culture of continuous improvement to support Value for Money throughout the organisation and have a passion for doing things right first time.

Prior to completing your application, please review the attached Role Profile to better understand the role and key responsibilities.              

Closing date:   26 January 2021  

Should we receive a high number of applications, we may close this vacancy earlier than the date indicated above, therefore, you are encouraged to submit your application as soon as possible.

Your Housing Group values diversity and encourages applications from all communities. Your Housing Group operates a Guaranteed Interview Scheme for tenants or anyone who resides in a Your Housing Group property.  It also operates the scheme for any applicants who declare they have a disability. Those applicants who meet the minimum requirements for the role as set out in the role profile will be guaranteed an interview.  Some roles may be subject to probity checks which will override the scheme where a potential conflict of interest or a probity matter has been identified. YHG1

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