Job Title: Property Asset Surveyor
Department: Assets & Commercial Services
Location: Rochford District Council
Salary: £30,507 - £32,878
Benefits: Local Government Pension Scheme, generous annual leave allowance, flexi scheme, staff discounts
Our culture and values
We like our staff to be proactive and innovative. Being customer focused and willing to maximise your potential at work are expected. We all work together to achieve the very best for our residents which sometimes means getting involved in projects and trying new tasks outside of your day to day job role. We love our staff to suggest new ideas and to have enthusiasm to try out new experiences.
The job role
Working within a small Asset Management Team, this post is a dynamic and varied role, encompassing Asset Management, Building Surveying and Facilities Management duties for council owner assets within the Rochford District. The role ensures our property is fit for purpose and able to meet the changing needs of the community and staff.
The ideal candidate will be a graduate from an RICS Accredited Degree surveying discipline, working towards professional membership or holding existing qualification. Relevant experience in a property or building related role will be considered.
Excellent customer focus and liaison skills with colleagues, community groups, contractors, councillors, key stakeholders and consultants are required to enable a proactive service for the use of council assets, along with an enthusiastic team working approach to maximising best efficient use from council owned assets.
Develop capital programme for planned maintenance works with ability to develop specifications for defined projects and manage delivery.
Support the Asset Team in being efficient to deliver its duties day to day with emphasis on small and medium projects and, asset disposal, acquisition and lease negotiations.
For an informal chat please call Darren McLoughlin on 01702 318116.
Interview date: 27 August 2019
How to apply
Please apply online via the link provided.
It is our policy that if you have not heard back within 3 weeks of the closing date you should assume that you have not been shortlisted on this occasion.