Graduate Building Surveyor

Posted 10/06/2022 by Murray Recruitment Ltd

City of Glasgow
£25,000 - £30,000/annum

Murray Recruitment are working in partnership with a well-known FM provider who have a fantastic permanent opportunity for a Graduate Building Surveyor based in Glasgow.

Reporting to the Commercial Manager you will be responsible for working within the FM team establishing, managing & coordinating the lifecycle & variation works, liaising with on-site FM managers and clients to coordinate the base works plans with the actual requirements.

This is an excellent opportunity to join a thriving business and gain valuable on the job experience to kick start your career!


  • Undertaking building condition surveys
  • Preparing reports/schedules of dilapidations and schedules of condition
  • Undertaking building defect diagnosis inspections
  • As part of a wider team regular review of every contract in the FM portfolio to assess future expenditure and maintenance cost
  • Having the ability to undertake building condition surveys of existing building fabric and mechanical & electrical services installations
  • Working with subcontractors and third parties to build up year by year future assessments of replacements and maintenance
  • Preparing, managing and delivering the supply chain tender process including any necessary documents & schedules of work
  • Quality assurance checks of ongoing or completed works
  • Provide technical assistance to manage the lifecycle and variation works on client properties
  • Preparation of budget costings for proposed projects
  • Project cost management & administration
  • Ability to prepare, submit and obtain approval of any planning and other Local Authority consent applications
  • Liaising with and reporting to clients
  • Monitor / report accurately for the client and stakeholders the drawdowns against the lifecycle fund and to ensure that all contractual obligations are met


  • Recognised building / technical qualifications - degree level or equivalent
  • Any experience within building surveying / construction management would be advantageous
  • Have excellent written communication skills, be IT literate on all Microsoft Office programmes
  • Motivated self-starter and ability to manage own workload and be an effective team player
  • Must be able and willing to travel, mainly central belt
  • Professional attitude and approach to work
  • Good communicator with ability to build strong relationships


  • Salary £25,000 - £30,000 per annum (DOE)
  • 39 Hours per week
  • Pension
  • Healthcare
  • Death in Service
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Gym membership discount
  • Continued training and development

If you are interested in this position, please apply today!

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