Wythenshawe Community Housing Group
|Employment Type||Full Time|
|Work Hours||8 Hours|
|Salary||GBP 30000 To GBP 40000 Per Year|
|Location||Manchester, England, United Kingdom M22 9TA|
We have an exciting opportunity for a Contract Surveyor to join us. You’ll assist the Project Manager in the delivery of major Investment and planned maintenance programs and in the management of WCHG housing stock and office assets.
Duties will include but are not limited to:
- Assist in the project management and delivery of major Investment and Planned Maintenance projects throughout the portfolio area from inception to completion
- Identify opportunities for, and establish partnership work in Wythenshawe and regionally with other agencies
- Investigate, establish, deliver and manage new initiatives and projects across the covered area
- Supervised Contractors on-site and provisioned an effective Contract Administration function.
The successful candidates will have good contract management skills, with clear evidence of success in delivering projects and initiatives which have Investment and Regeneration related outcomes.
Having held a similar role, you’ll have sound knowledge of building maintenance, defects pathology, and of building contract terms and conditions, and a good understanding of regeneration and Urban Renewal issues.
As a minimum, you’ll hold an HND/C or equivalent qualification experience in a construction-related field. The candidates will possess a full UK driving license, have excellent IT and problem-solving skills, and must be customer-focused.
This is a fantastic opportunity to join our journey in making a real impact on Wythenshawe’s customers and communities… but more than that, with every job role, comes a competitive salary, a great pension scheme, and holidays that increase with each year of service, flexible working, employee assistance, and health care plan including staff benefits, paid professional memberships, and excellent ongoing learning opportunities which contribute towards continual professional development. If you would like to know more, please see the job description and person specification.
Wythenshawe Community Housing Group (WCHG) manages almost 14,000 properties, providing homes for more than 29,000 people in Wythenshawe, South Manchester.
We are committed to investing in the health, well-being, and development of colleagues, who we will reward fairly and empower and trust to deliver their best work for the benefit of WCHG, our tenants, and stakeholders.
WCHG is an inclusive employer of choice where differences are recognized as strengths in delivering our purpose. A disability-confident employer WCHG will work to make reasonable adjustments where possible throughout its employment processes.
Our purpose is to provide good quality homes and services to our tenants and leaseholders and to play a leading role in creating safer, healthier communities.
WCHG boasts an impressive development portfolio that aims to deliver on average 1,100 new homes over the next five years with a £195m estimated investment, leaving a lasting legacy in our communities.