Vacancy details

Surveying Operations Manager – Fixed term up to 2 years

Reference W073/21
Location Wakefield District
Salary £38,411 - £41,453
Hours 37
Closing Date 08 August 2021
Contact John Hughes, Investment Delivery Manager on 07766781595

We are looking for someone to lead the organisation’s surveying team to develop our future capital investment programs ensuring the stock is kept in good condition and meets business needs now and in the future.

In this role you will provide technical surveying guidance on building architecture, fabric and associated infrastructure. You will also give specialist advice on defects, determining significant repairs, replacements and/or upgrades across the portfolio.

You will also take the lead in developing strategies, plans, property intervention programmes and carrying out all building surveying related functions.

Applicants will have:

  • construction related qualification such as, HNC, CIOB or Diploma in Asset Management or level 4 of the Regulated Qualifications Framework;
  • IOSH Managing Safely qualification or willingness to works towards;
  • leadership and line management experience in a property related field, with the ability to motivate and encourage teams to achieve targets and deadlines;
  • negotiation and persuasion skills with the ability to influence change in others;
  • knowledge of CDM regulations and construction related issues;
  • evidence of continuous professional development in the property field; and
  • Experience of undertaking building surveys.

Please note that a full, valid driving licence and daily access to a car is a key requirement of the post.

For an informal discussion about this post please contact John Hughes, Investment Delivery Manager on 07766781595.

As an employer WDH can offer you a great set of benefits which includes:

  • 25 days holiday (rising to 30 over 5 years’ service) + statutory bank holidays;
  • a very attractive pension scheme (14.3% employer contribution);
  • a fantastic health and wellbeing package;
  • a wide range of personal development opportunities; and
  • "cycle to work" scheme and discounted shopping platform

WDH is accredited by Investors in People, which means we recognise that our employees are our most valuable asset.

You can also contact our Recruitment Team on 01977 724698 or by email at recruitment@wdh.co.uk.

Please note: we do not accept CVs.