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 provided independent property consultancy services to the College for a number of years. This advice has included property valuations and negotiation around property acquisition and disposal, rent reviews and the preparation and negotiation of the College’s farm business tenancy agreement. The College has consistently received an excellent and professional service from Cooke & Arkwright and their valuable support to the College is recognised and appreciated.

Bob Bates, Director, Coleg Gwent