Facade/ Construction Technician

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Construction and Development

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Celia Harker

  • Contact email:

    c.harker@capstone-recruitment.com

  • Job ref:

    BBBH7379_1613553690

  • Published:

    8 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-03-19

  • Consultant:

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Façade/ Construction Technician

London

£45,000 + package

Capstone are recruiting on behalf of an awarding-winning, boutique Building Surveying firm headquartered in Central London. Having made their name within the high-end residential sector, they have continued to expand their service offering, and have developed a strong reputation in Façade Remediation. They thus seek an experience professional to lead on Compliance and Statutory regulations within this newly set up department.

You will be working in a meritocratic, relaxed and friendly environment, with diverse and interesting clients.

The Role:

The core responsibility will be to assist the in-house Senior Façade Consultant on-site inspections and delivery of façade and other construction and building related inspection services.

  • Familiarity with the operation of a borescope and being able to interpret images is a core functional requirement of the role.
  • The role requires the ability to carry out intrusive and non-intrusive surveys and inspections with a particular focus on investigation of external facades, cavity construction, external wall system cross sectional make-up, identification of fire protection measures such as fire breaks, cavity barriers etc.
  • The candidate must have a sound fundamental knowledge and understanding of a wide range of façade types & external wall construction / systems and will require a sound knowledge of Building Regulations and other relevant guidance and statute.
  • Site monitoring of on-going façade remediation and other construction projects, attending progress meetings, preparation of field reports and defects sheets and the like will be a key part of the role which will require working dynamically and actively within the project teams.
  • The role also includes the preparation of field work notes and subsequent preparation of more formal reports. Report writing skills are a core skill requirement of the role. On-going training and CPD participation will be expected.

Minimum Qualification Requirements:

  • Likely to have a minimum of 5 years relevant experience.
  • Likely to be degree educated and / or chartered in a relevant field.

Ideally you will be a member of one of the following relevant professional body's:

  • Association of Consultant Approved Inspectors
  • Chartered Association of Building Engineers
  • Chartered Institute of Architectural Technologists
  • Chartered Institute of Building
  • Institute of Clerk of Works & Construction Inspectorate
  • Institution of Fire Engineers
  • Institution of Structural Engineers
  • Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors

Apply:

Please make your enquiries to Celia Harker at c.harker@capstone-recruitment.com or by calling 07494 368453/ 0203 757 5012.

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