Graduate or Assistant Building Surveyor

Job Location


Published By

BPIC Network

Type of Job

Full Time

Published Date

8 October 2021, 16:00:00

About the job

Due to increasing work we have an opportunity for a Graduate or Assistant Building Surveyor with relevant degree to join our multi-disciplinary practice in Orpington. You will lead on Project coordination, contract administration, defect analysis and perform general surveying duties across a range of projects and clients. Support with RICS APC process is available.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Receiving Client instructions

  • Surveying and reporting on residential, commercial and education properties.

  • Supporting the Lead Consultant role on refurbishment and new build projects for public and private clients in different sectors including residential, commercial and education. Duties will include exposure to clients, design, co-ordinating consultants, specifying, cost advice, tendering, drafting contractual documents, contract administration and analysing construction defects.

  • There may a requirement to attend out of hours meetings from time to time e.g. resident and leaseholder stakeholder meetings.

  • An appreciation of JCT contracts (both Contract Administration and Employer’s Agent roles) and building pathology / defects diagnosis is essential.

  • Party Wall Surveying experience and ability to use AutoCAD is desirable.


Person Specification:

  • Demonstrate good oral, written communication and personal presentation as the role is client facing

  • You will be required to support the preparation of professionally written reports to a high standard.

  • You will need to demonstrate your resilience as this position attracts a high volume of work and at times, can be a pressured environment.

  • Be organised and prioritise own workload to meet tight deadlines.

  • Be able to work under own initiative and also as part of a team.

  • You will be required to drive between sites so need to have access to own vehicle and a clean driving licence.


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.