Charity  2023-01-30 09:07:15


£44472/annum Competitive


Are you well organised, confident with computers, a good organiser and great with people? Fairhive are looking for a Mechanical & Electrical Surveyor to join our busy and friendly team!

Fairhive is a non-profit affordable housing provider with ambition. We already provide affordable housing to more than 20,000 people in our community but we want to do more. That’s why we are striving to provide 1,000 additional homes by 2025.

As a Mechanical & Electrical Surveyor at Fairhive you can expect a varied workload and to be a valued member of our team, providing great technical support, essential to the smooth running & compliance of the business. 

About the Role

We are looking for an experienced surveyor who has great knowledge within the mechanical & electrical fields, is well organised, has great attention to detail to ensure compliance across the sector is maintained and the ability to multi-task to provide essential administrative support to the Property Stat services teams. 

On the Job you will:·

Ensure Mechanical & Electrical works are completed to a satisfactory standard

Arrange & attend monthly contractual meetings for projects / works taking place

Take ownership of any electrical / mechanical projects 

Provide monthly reports on progress to senior management as required

Ensure all works comply with current Building Regulations, Codes of Practice, H&S legislation, CDM Regulations.

Ensure all invoices received relevant to any project worked on are processed for payment

Be responsible to obtain all completion certificates and save / store within the appropriate locations and update the database.

About You

We’re looking for someone who can take ownership on a variety of projects within the Mechanical & Electrical sectors and who enjoys working with a diverse range of people. You will understand the importance of delivering an efficient and effective service to colleagues and customers.

For this role you will need:

City & Guilds Part III/NVQ level 3 in Electrical Installation or other equivalent qualification and qualified to 18th (or latest) edition

City & Guilds 2391 level 3 Certificate in Inspection, Testing & Certification or equivalent

ACS gas qualifications / Gas safe registered (Desirable)

Strong verbal & written communication skills

Strong organisational, time management, administrative & prioritisation skills.

Ability to take ownership & decision making to ensure projects are completed to a satisfactory conclusion

A good level of H&S awareness & able to produce risk assessments as required

To be a strong team player and can adapt to multiple tasks & situations the role brings.

If you’re conscientious, community minded and keen to learn more about working with us, we’d love to hear from you!

Benefits include·

28 days holiday plus Bank Holidays 

Discretionary performance related payment

Contributory pension scheme·

Flexible working·

Health Cash Plan·

Workplace Options Employee Assistance Programme·

Employee discount scheme 

E&D Commitment Our Vision and Values express our commitment to becoming a leader in our field, providing quality affordable homes and investing in Aylesbury Vale’s diverse communities. As part of our continued commitment to our workforce accurately reflecting the community we represent, we welcome applicants from BAME backgrounds, and applicants who have status as an individual with a physical or mental disability, as part of our ongoing commitment to Equality and Diversity. We are a Disability Confident Employer.

Closing date: Monday 27th February 2023 at 1pm
Interview date: TBC

All applications for this role will be reviewed on a continuous basis. As such, should a suitable candidate apply before the closing date, interviews and offers may take place before this date


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