Be ambitious, brilliant and innovative - Join our new team and help transform our campus
Exciting opportunities with Staffordshire University
Your New Company
Staffordshire University is a great place to work. We care about our people. We reward hard work. We also celebrate diversity and individual success. And although our history dates back over 100 years, you'll find that we are progressive and forward thinking.
Staffordshire University are transforming its campus to become a vibrant and welcoming place to work, study, live and visit. We are currently developing a new exciting masterplan that will reflect our 2030 strategic vision to become a leading digital university that includes a number of exiting projects such as our new GBP40m catalyst building. To help deliver this ambition the Estates team need to recruit an experienced Building Surveyor.
Your New Role
You will be responsible for the repair and maintenance of all University buildings, ensuring they are always maintained to the highest possible standards. This incorporates undertaking technical inspections and condition surveys, managing minor work projects, contractors and the in-house team ensuring work is delivered in compliance with legislative requirements, relevant service specifications and key performance indicators.
The role holder will be required to travel between university sites (Stafford, Lichfield and Shrewsbury) on occasions, however the position will predominantly be based at the Stoke campus.
In order to be considered for the role, you must have proven experience in managing and delivering complex building and maintenance projects on time and to budget, ideally within the Higher Education setting. You must also be educated to HNC or equivalent in a Building Surveying / Maintenance related discipline as well as having a professional qualification leading to membership of a relevant body e.g. RICS, CIOB etc. It is also essential that candidates are proficient in AutoCAD & Revit.
You will have good IT skills, including the use of surveying software, CAFM system and Microsoft Project. Ability to produce technical CAD drawings and the ability to maintain clear and accurate records with attention to detail. You will be able to present excellent interpersonal, influencing, team building and communication skills and be able to demonstrate an understanding of the University's strategic plan and a commitment to the University values.
If you're ready to make a difference in Higher Education, be ambitious, brilliant and innovative, please apply now and join a team who are helping to transform our University Campus.
How to Apply
Please click on the link to Apply Now Staffordshire University are working exclusively with Hays Specialist Recruitment.
Hays have been retained for this recruitment project. Any 3rd party or direct applications will be forwarded to Hays as part of the campaign.