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Building Surveyor

University of the West of EnglandRecruiter: University of the West of England

Specialism: House Building

Sector: Building Surveying

Job type: Fixed Contract

Salary range: £40,000 - £49,999

Location: South West

Building Surveyor

£38,183 to £41,709 per annum | South West | Date posted 10 Mar 2017

An ambitious university, UWE Bristol is committed to advancing knowledge, inspiring people and transforming futures.

With £200m being spent at our three main campus sites at Frenchay, Glenside and Bower Ashton on new state-of-the-art learning spaces and accommodation between now and 2020.  We are seeking to appoint a Building Surveyor to join the Estates Department in Estates and Facilities.

You will provide a professional support service to the University for the provision of maintenance, alterations and improvement projects, and support the development of the University estate. You will work in close collaboration with colleagues in our M&E, Space Planning and Contract teams.

Other benefits, in addition to salary:

  • a generous holiday allowance of 27 days;
  • up to 12.5 bank holiday/closure days per year in addition;
  • flexible working;
  • excellent defined benefit pension schemes;
  • option to participate in the cycle to work scheme;
  • family friendly policies;
  • onsite nursery at our Frenchay Campus;
  • option to purchase childcare vouchers.


This post is based at our lively Frenchay campus where we have invested in the latest facilities and resources to give our students access to everything they need to succeed – with £200m being spent on new state-of-the-art learning spaces and accommodation between now and 2020 to enhance our offer even further.

Frenchay campus is within close proximity to excellent motorway links and within walking distance of two train stations, making UWE Frenchay Campus the ideal place to work for those wishing to commute to Bristol.

You can look forward to joining a thriving academic community.

Closing date: 28 March 

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Job benefits: Benefits package + Pension + Flexible working
Job ref: Building Surveyor
Application deadline: 28 Mar 2017

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