Clerk of Works
Clerk of Works
An excellent opportunity for a Clerk of Works to join a successful construction and property consultancy in Orpington, Kent with a wide variety of New Build - Design and Build projects and regeneration projects throughout across the South East.
The Clerk of Works will join an established, medium-sized, multi-disciplinary construction consultancy specialising in cost management, project management, project monitoring, specialist cost consultancy and CDM.
Working across all major sectors, for public and private sector clients, the company has a reputation as a great employer, with very low staff turnover.
As a Clerk of Works, you will be joining a team of Clerks of Works who are all actively involved with the Institute of Clerks of Works and Construction Inspectorate of Great Britain Inc. (ICWCI). This involvement, and the professional approach to the clerk of works role, brings considerable benefits to projects and clients. Duties include:
- Undertaking regular inspections of construction work to monitor progress
- Verifying compliance with contractual drawings
- Warranty standards and Employers requirements
- Identifying discrepancies
- Preparing written reports on weekly intervals
- Organising snagging inspections with the Client in attendance
The successful Clerk of Works will be able to demonstrate:
- An ability in undertaking inspections of building works in progress
- Liaising with Building Contractors
- Preparing reports for contract administrators and Employers Agents
- Knowledge of Housing Corporation Scheme Development Standards
- Familiarity of timber framed and modern methods of construction
The Clerk of Works will benefit from
- £40,000 - £50,000 salary
- Generous holiday allocation
- Excellent contributory pension
- Continuous training and development
- Life assurance
If you are a Clerk of Works looking for an exciting move, please contact Sam Patuzzo at Brandon James.
Clerk of Works / Quality Inspector / Construction Inspector / Quality Control / Kent / London / Residential / Consultancy / New build / Regeneration
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