Clerk of Works

Job Location

London

Published By

BPIC Network

Type of Job

Fixed Term

Published Date

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.

Responsibilities

Responsibilities:

  • 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


Role Expectations:

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.



Requirements

Person Specification

  • 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

Benefits

Competitive salary

About us

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.