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Quantity/Buildings Surveyor – NHS New Hospital Programme

Job Description

Finegreen are currently supporting a large NHS organisation in the appointment of a substantive senior Quantity/Buildings Surveyor . This is an exciting new role within the structure, created by the NHS New Hospitals Programme set out by the Government.

You will be responsible for the building design and management of construction projects, taking lead responsibility as directed. You will integrate with all sections of the Estates and Facilities Division and liaise with Trust staff and project professionals.

If you are an enthusiastic and self-motivated individual who enjoys a challenge, can demonstrate design, construction and strategic experience, then this may well be the next role for you.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assist with the full range of duties in the implementation of building and engineering works as part of the Trusts Capital Programme;

  • Prepare/oversee designs for project works in accordance with NHS Health Technical Memorandum (HTMs) and Health Building Notes (HBNs), British Standards and all current legislation;

  • Take the technical lead on identified issues related to the management of Estates, Building and Engineering works and providing accurate up to date advice as required;

  • Develop and maintain systems and processes to promote a healthy, safe and secure working environment, ensuring compliance with legal and regulatory requirements, maintaining accurate documentation and reporting any concerns;

  • Provide and receive complex information, communicate estates policy, technical information to senior managers, high level negotiations with contractors, consultant parties, local authority officers and other bodies;

  • Undertake/commission a range of estates condition surveys and audits in specialist areas such as asbestos, town and country planning;

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Degree in Architecture, building surveying or construction project management;

  • Ability to utilise design and/or planning software packages e.g. Autocad, Revit, Microsoft Project, Asta Power Project etc.;

  • Experience of working on healthcare projects, ideally for or within the NHS or similar organisations.

If you are interested in the role, please contact Donna Larder on 0161 2419674 or send your to