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Building Surveyor
  • Employer: Lewes and Eastbourne Councils
  • Reference: SPR/21/151361
  • Published: Thu 13/05/2021, 16:00 PM
  • Closing on: Wed 30/06/2021, 12:00 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours
  • Salary: £29,577 - £46,845
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Eastbourne Borough and Lewes District Councils, East Sussex

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Building Surveyor

Join our Commercial Business Property and Development service and be part of an innovative and exciting team focusing on targeting, designing and delivering important commercial developments and ventures to drive revenue income growth for Lewes District and Eastbourne Borough councils and make lasting improvements to our towns.


In your role as Building Surveyor within the Maintenance and Compliance team, you will play a key part in the new service, ensuring the Councils’ commercial property portfolios are future-proofed, and assets are safe and secure and effectively managed to deliver the Councils’ ambitions.

Carrying out day to management of the Councils’ operational asset base, you will manage building, property maintenance and capital improvement project activities to a high standard, ensuring works are appropriately specified, prioritised and procured and meet relevant standards. You will have the ability to project manage external contractors to ensure delivery of projects on time and within budget.

You will be a pro-active, high performing, self-motivated individual with a strategic approach who is able to work under pressure and has experience of working with a varied property portfolio, carrying out complex surveys and providing sound technical knowledge and advice. You will have strong all round communication skills with the ability to build positive working relationships within the organisation as well as with external partners and tenants.

If you want to make a difference within an exciting service working across two organisations that are breaking new ground together, we’d love to hear from you.  

Closing date: 14 June 2021

Interviews date to be confirmed