Asbestos Surveyor

Salary £38,000
Contract type Permanent
Hours Full-time
Job Advert Description

Do you have excellent experience as a Lead Surveyor and are you looking for a new opportunity where you can deliver a first-class service to our business?  If so, we would love to hear from you.

One Housing has a role for a surveyor with asbestos removal project management experience, you will be based in East London and will carry out asbestos surveys and manage the removals that are needed.   This role is to work as part of our in-house asbestos team.

Role Responsibilities

  • Carrying out asbestos surveys in a variety of social housing contexts. Taking samples and obtaining laboratory test results. Overseeing asbestos removals where appropriate and providing all documents to the Team so that our AMS can be up dated.
  • Produce detailed specifications and tender documents for removal works in line with current regulation and legislation
  • Procure works contracts to achieve Value for Money, efficiency and best practice in line with the Group's tendering procedures
  • Manage and supervise contracts and directly employed personnel on site, acting as contract administrator or client representative under various forms of contract
  • Deliver allocated projects to time, quality and budget, whilst ensuring a high quality of work output and customer satisfaction levels
  • Provide professional advice and expertise on major works as required
  • Ensure that the Group complies with all relevant legislation and best practice/processes

Knowledge, Skills and Experience

  • BOHS P402 Surveys & Bulk Sampling, with a minimum of 2 years’ experience as a lead surveyor
  • Asbestos removal project management and surveying experience
  • Good standard of education
  • Good levels of IT skills and literacy
  • Experience of working with contractors and sub-contractors
  • Strong negotiation skills
  • Strong customer service focus
  • Demonstrable track record in meeting targets and objectives
  • Knowledge of asset management databases.
  • Effective communication skills
  • Proven track record of problem solving, identifying and resolving issues promptly
  • Possessing resilience and ready to take responsibility
  • Housing and/or Buildings knowledge
  • Must be a team player!

About Us

One Housing is a leading provider of housing, care and support services across London and the South East.  One Direct is our internal maintenance service company to manage and carry out repairs and maintenance. It is a wholly owned subsidiary of One Housing, which owns over 16,000 properties across London and the South East. One Direct delivers better value for money for our customers and ensures that repairs and maintenance work is carried out to a high standard.

One Housing are delighted to join g15 and play our full part in helping to address the housing crisis in London.

Next Steps

If you feel you have the skills and experience required for this position, please apply now attaching a copy of your CV and supporting statement

Additional Documentation JD_Asbestos_surveyor_Sept_2018.docx