Building Surveyor in United States

at a Confidential Company

Construction / Real Estate
Minimum Qualification
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
Entry Level
Employment Type
Full Time
Male or Female
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Job Description

Building Surveyor Job Description

*Building surveyors are responsible for maintaining, altering, repairing, refurbishing and restoring existing buildings.

*Building surveyors offer professional advice on all factors affecting existing buildings such as building defects, alterations, renovations and extensions.

*They work mostly on site to monitor the performance of structures and devise ways to improve them or correct flaws in their design.

*Surveyors work along side local planning bodies, clients, construction workers, and other professinals to ensure projects meet the relevant safety, sustainability and preservation standards.

Duties and Responsibilities

*Advising clients about building/property issues including technical, financial, legal, environmental, building regulation and restoration matters.

*Undertaking property and land surveys and valuations.

*Monitoring the deterioration of a property and taking steps to abate it.

*Preparing plans, contracts, budgets and other documentation.

*Writing technical reports.

*Planning and overseeing building work.

*Managing projects and/or multi-disciplinary teams.

*Identifying building defects and offering advice about remedial work.

*Monitoring progress and ensuring work is completed in time.

Qualifications and Training

*Building surveying is open to graduates of all subjects.

*A degree in a related field such as geography, property or construction.

Skills and Specifications

*Strong organisational skills and an eye for detail.

*Willingness to work outside in all conditions.

*Interest in and firm knowledge of the built environment.

*Excellent IT skills, including knowledge of industry-specific software.

*Analytically minded, with strong problem-solving skills.

*Interpersonal and communication skills, both written and oral.

*Excellent people, project and time management skills.
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