Planning & Development Surveyor

  • Salary: £40K – £50K
  • Location: Chelmsford, Essex, Essex
  • Start date:
  • Job Sector: Residential Development, Planner
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Job Ref: IFJ3684

Job Spec:

Planning & Development Surveyor
Chelmsford, Essex
£40,000 to £50,000 plus bonus

Our client is a well established and successful developer. The company is privately owned with over 20 years experience of building small to medium bespoke developments for a discerning customer base. The company have an excellent reputation for delivering unique and contemporary homes throughout Essex and the surrounding counties.
They are currently searching for an experienced surveyor to work on the planning side of residential developments. The role would suit an experienced candidate that works well within a small team but would like a high degree of autonomy in delivering the roles key functions.
• Submitting planning applications with the assistance of planning consultants
• Liaising and assigning utility suppliers for residential developments
• Liaising with Highways
• Assigning building control bodies to oversee the development (updating online portal information)
• Assisting with conveyancing issues relating to residential sales from development phase
• Preparing and finalising sewer and highway bonds
• Appraising tender and construction costs

• Technical Construction knowledge essential
• Auto cad skills desirable
• Strong IT and online skills essential
• Construction/ Surveying related degree or equivalent education/ experience. Chartered or working towards professional membership also would be beneficial.
Candidates must be articulate and personable but must also be able to stand their ground in meetings when representing the company. The company are willing to look at both PAYE or self employed candidates.

Please call Ian Farr on 01473 217 399 for a confidential chat regarding this role.

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