Your new company This is a well known multi-disciplinary construction consultancy, that has been established for over 20 years. They work across multiple sectors that include commercial, residential, education and leisure. They are based in South London and employ over 90 staff across their disciplines.
One of the attractions to this company, is their passion for growing and developing talent which is given the same level of attention from the trainees through to the Directors and partners. They have an apprenticeship scheme to assist school leavers looking to gain experience in the industry, they have in house training programmes to support all levels within the business and can also boast a 70% pass rate for their RICS APC surveyors – also supported by APC assessors within the business.
As part of their continued growth and because they have established relationships within their clients and remained busy throughout this tough period, they are now looking for a Clerk of Works to join their South London office.
Your new role As part of the role, you will be require to be able to complete the following; study the contract drawings and schedules, and information produced by consultants and specialists, study the programme for issue of further information, study bills of quantities and/or specifications, study the Health and Safety Plan for the project, understand relevant British Standards and Approved Codes of Conduct, establish lines of communication with the project Employer’s Agent, Quantity Surveyor, architect, the contractor’s site supervisory/ project manager, clarify with the Employer’s Agent the standards to be met under the contract, assemble and record documents supplied for use on site and clarify how they are expected to be used and be able to record findings via report style method.
What you’ll need to succeed In order to be considered for this role you will need to have the following; be a member of the Institute of Clerk of Works or equivalent, proven practical construction related experience in monitoring works on site, effective report writing and the ability to converse with a diverse range of people at all levels, attention to detail and a methodical approach to work and have the functional and technical knowledge and skills to do the job to a high level of accomplishment. An understanding of fire safety and preventative measures would be advantageous.
What you’ll get in return As part of the package for this role, you can expect a salary of up to £50k along with a 23 days holiday + bank holidays, reimbursement for professional examination costs, professional fees paid for, pension options, company healthcare plan, cycle to work scheme, childcare voucher scheme. Flexible working arrangements and the ability to work from home is also available depending on office requirements and work.