Response & Voids Surveyor / Building / Property

  • Job Reference: AWDO-P12000
  • Date Posted: 18 March 2024
  • Recruiter: AWD online
  • Location: Bridgwater, Somerset
  • Remote Working: Hybrid - some remote working possible
  • Salary: £34,834 to £37,336
  • Bonus/Benefits: + Generous Benefits
  • Sector: Construction & Trades, Property
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: CV Response Team

Job Description

Construction & Trades Jobs. Building / Property Response & Voids Surveyor Jobs, Careers & Vacancies in Bridgewater, Somerset Advertised by AWD online – Multi-Job Board Advertising and CV Sourcing Recruitment Services

Building / Property Response & Voids Surveyor who is solution focussed with up-to-date knowledge of building and construction health and safety legislation is required for a well-established housing provider based in Bridgewater, Somerset.


SALARY: £34,834 - £37,336 per annum + Generous Benefits  

LOCATION: Hybrid Working split between working from home and the office in Bridgewater, Somerset         

JOB TYPE: Full-Time, Permanent

APPLICATION PROCESS: You will need to complete an Application Form which we will email through with the Recruitment Pack once you’ve applied via this site. Please keep an eye out for our email.



We have a fantastic new job opportunity for a Building / Property Response & Voids Surveyor who is solution focussed with up-to-date knowledge of building and construction health and safety legislation.

Working as the Building / Property Response & Voids Surveyor you will Carry out survey visits to properties and ensure repairs are highlighted and completed in accordance with time scales and standards.

As the Building / Property Response & Voids Surveyor you will also take ownership of heating breakdowns in your area and chase contractors for updates and resolutions. In addition to carrying our End of Tenancy Inspections on voids and oversee works to agreed standards.

The successful candidate will be joining an award-winning organisation committed to colleague engagement, where every colleague is valued and heard.

The organisation can offer you excellent professional development, training, and support to enable you to achieve your full potential.

If this role excites you and you are keen to join a small but passionate team of people working for customers and at a leading Arm’s Length Management Organisation (ALMO) then the company look forward to hearing from you.



Your duties as the Building / Property Response & Voids Surveyor include:

  • Continually develop all services, delivering sector leading service excellence; on time, within budget and to agreed quality standards ensuring exemplary standards of customer care
  • Be aware of asbestos database and ensure all staff, contractors, consultants, tenants etc. are briefed on the existence of asbestos in accordance with the Asbestos Regulations when necessary
  • Ensure VFM is achieved and recorded across all maintenance contracts, including identifying and ensuring any agreed rebates and repayments back to the organisation
  • Ensure the organisation’s health and safety responsibilities and codes of conduct are met via the actions and behaviours of colleagues and contractors
  • Ensure heating breakdowns are resolved in a timely manner
  • Responsible for ensuring robust property condition surveys are undertaken whilst inspecting voids
  • Effectively and efficiently monitor and manage budgets regarding repairs and voids
  • Coordinate/attend meetings with contractors (especially on larger works)
  • Ensure financial control, identifying and reporting budget variances, providing corrective plans for overspends and areas for efficiency savings
  • Responsible for ensuring the specifying, procuring and management of contract works is carried out in accordance with contract standing orders and financial regulations



  • Be technically strong, solution focused and a proven decision maker
  • Take responsibility for health and safety and comply with all safety legislation appropriate to building and construction
  • Strong focus on customer satisfaction and the customer experience
  • MCIOB or RICS qualifications are desirable, along with Damp & Mould experience / qualifications
  • Sound commercial awareness and financial acumen
  • Ensure a safe working environment for customers, colleagues, the public and contractors
  • Put Customers First; be a team player and deliver high standards
  • Ensure all statutory duties are implemented and complied with and be responsible for delivering contracts within timescale and budget, to a high level of customer satisfaction
  • Keep your promises, be flexible, reliable and work well under pressure, prioritise and plan ahead
  • Deliver the right result, think outside the box and be responsive to change and creative in approach.
  • Track record in delivering a high quality, customer and performance focussed maintenance or investment service in a similar or commercial environment
  • Successful programme and project management
  • Contract management and CDM
  • Management of asbestos within the contracts environment



To be considered for this job vacancy, please submit your CV to our Recruitment Team who will review your details. CV’s of Job Applicants meeting this requirement will be submitted to our Client for consideration. By submitting your job application to us you are hereby giving us your express consent to submit your details to our Client for this purpose.


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