Graduate Building Surveyor Opportunity at Cooke & Arkwright, Cardiff  

  • Vacancy for graduate building surveyor at Cooke & Arkwright

Cooke & Arkwright is currently looking for a full-time Graduate Building Surveyor to join the Building Consultancy team in Cardiff.

The role will involve assisting in a wide range of commercial Building Surveying matters, working with both private and public sector clients.

The successful candidate will  join Cooke & Arkwright’s highly skilled team of Chartered Building Surveyors with over 40 years of surveying experience combined, providing an excellent environment for the successful candidate to work towards becoming a chartered member of the RICS.

Graduate Building Surveyor Duties:

  • Undertaking measured surveys;
  • Preparation of CAD drawings, including floor plans, elevations and section details;
  • Preparation of Schedules of Condition;
  • Preparation of Schedules of Dilapidations;
  • Defect investigation, analysis and repair advice;
  • Working effectively with the team, assisting with various Building Surveying tasks.

Graduate Building Surveyor Requirements:

  • RICS accredited Building Surveying degree;
  • A keen interest in Sustainability and Energy Efficiency in buildings;
  • An understanding of Minimum Energy Efficiency Standards (MEES) and Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG);
  • Proficient CAD skills;
  • Strong IT skills including Word and Excel;
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills;
  • Ability and confidence to meet with clients and contractors;
  • Ability to work independently and in a team;
  • Self motivated;
  • Good time-management skills;
  • Access to own vehicle and full UK Drivers Licence.

This is a full-time position based on 37.5 hours per week, Monday to Friday.

Salary and package to be commensurate with experience.

To apply please forward your CV to george.watts@coark.com

Enquiries about this role are welcome, on a confidential basis, to George Watts on 07776185980 or george.watts@coark.com

Further information about Cooke & Arkwright can be found at https://www.coark.com/

Cooke & Arkwright have been providing Newport City Council with rating advice for over 20 years. Andrew, Jane and Huw provide a personal and professional service and have an excellent knowledge of the Council’s assets which has enabled the Council to achieve substantial rate savings. A useful service offered is the status report which provides us with a snapshot of what appeals have been made and appeals outstanding throughout the life of the List. I would recommend Cooke & Arkwright Rating Services to any company wishing to procure up-to-date and professional rating advice.

Eirian Jones, Estates Team Leader, Newport Norse