Clerk of Works
Type of Job
8 October 2021, 16:00:00
About the job
We have an opportunity for a Clerk of Works, preferably a member of ICWIC, or other designations such as CIOB, CABE, RICS, IFE to join our multi-disciplinary practice for a fixed term - 1 year contract. We would be keen to help you working towards these qualifications.
Keep yourself up to date with building regulations and compliance
Verifying compliance with contractual design and specifications
Good observation to be able to identify discrepancies and raise these appropriately
Prepare written reports with supporting photographs to a high standard and submit in a timely way
Organise snagging and end of defect inspections with the client
Maintain a good client relationship throughout
You will need to demonstrate an ability in undertaking inspections of building works in progress to existing residential buildings, liaising with Building Contractors and preparing reports for Project Management and client.
The work will involve undertaking regular inspections of residential Quality Home Investment Projects (QHIP) to monitor progress, verifying compliance with design and specifications, identifying discrepancies, preparing written reports with supporting photographs on weekly intervals and organising snagging and end of defect inspections with the Client in attendance. The QHIP programme includes the follow type of projects to existing street properties and blocks of flats:
External repair and redecoration
Kitchen and bathroom replacements
Fire Safety improvement works
You will need to demonstrate experience in similar projects.
Experience of writing professional reports to a high standard
Must be able to demonstrate excellent up to date technical knowledge
Be able to organise and prioritise own workloads
Good communicator both written and oral
Capable of working under their own initiative and as part of a group
Able to work under pressure
Take a pride in your work and ensure it reflects our company image and expectations
Continue to learn and develop your knowledge ensuring it is relevant and up-to-date
BPIC working on behalf of our client. Our mission is to increase the participation of black and ethnic individuals in the industry whilst also empowering and educating individuals along the way. We champion the importance of diversity within the industry by directly providing solutions for organisations to create inclusive work environments and attract a diverse workforce. The network is dedicated to delivering solutions for participants that work in all areas of the industry from major infrastructure projects, fit-outs, SMEs to specialist professions that support our industry such as tech, law & finance.