Jacobs Building Surveyor in Birmingham, United Kingdom
Our People & Places Solutions business – reinforces our drive to improve the lives of people everywhere and epitomizes the "why" of what we do – the tremendous positive impact and value our solutions bring to our communities and society as a whole. From facilities delivering life-saving therapies and ensuring clean water to enabling the connection of people through all modes of transportation and providing access to technology – we're integrating a multitude of these solution elements to build the smart environments of tomorrow.
Start your Jacobs career with a company that inspires and empowers you to deliver your best work so you can evolve, grow and succeed – today and into tomorrow.
About the opportunity:
At Jacobs, we’re transforming intangible ideas into innovative solutions, designing the future - today.
This has seen our talented and forward-thinking Building Surveying team change the landscape of how the industry works, developing our digital property solutions tool. MyFacilities is a fully configurable cloud-based third-party accessible product for digital buildings and asset information management , delivering active risk, defect and safety management and real time compliance reporting from building and asset to portfolio scale.
We’re now looking for innovative-thinking, technologically savvy Building Surveyors to join our teams, helping us to continue to find innovative solutions to our clients problems, delivering service of the highest quality and changing the vision of Building Surveying in the future.
You’ll already have a mix of survey, professional and contract administration experience but you’ll be seeking an environment where you can use these skills to find innovative solutions and have access to unlimited learning opportunities and space for growth in order to help you do so.
Here’s What You’ll Need:
Degree qualified in Building Surveying or similar technical discipline
Ability to manage projects and assignments in a proactive and diligent manner
Excellent report writing skills and ability to provide first class advice to clients
Excellent specification writing skills
An understanding of JCT/NEC Contracts
Experience in CAD and or Revit design packages.
Experience of contract administration of projects from inception to completion
Working together, we’ll help you grow and pursue what fulfills you so that we can make impacts on the future – big and small, global and local.
We’re invested in you and your success. Our values stand on a foundation of safety, integrity, inclusion and diversity. We put people at the heart of our business and we truly believe that by supporting one another through our culture of caring, we all succeed. We value positive mental health and a sense of belonging for all employees.
We clear the way for inventive thinking and exploration, so you have the support, means and space to deliver the boldest solutions for the extraordinary and every day. We redefine what’s possible. There’s something that drives everyone – and we want you to keep evolving your career, discover unexpected opportunities and ensure you can deliver on tomorrow.
We aim to make inclusion and diversity core attributes of our identity, embedded in all our employment and business practices in all locations. We know that if we are inclusive, we’re more connected, and if we are diverse, we’re more creative.
We encourage applications from candidates looking for flexible working or reduced hours’ contracts. Please also bear in mind that you do not need to meet 100% of the Essential Criteria to be considered for a position with Jacobs.
We guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for a vacancy.
Successful candidates will be asked to complete a Baseline Personnel Security Standard Pre-Employment check and will be required to undergo various checks including: Identity, Right to Work; Employment/Education History and Criminal Record. If you are unable to meet this and any associated criteria, then your employment may be delayed or rejected.
At Jacobs, we’re challenging today to reinvent tomorrow by solving the world’s most critical problems for thriving cities, resilient environments, mission-critical outcomes, operational advancement, scientific discovery and cutting-edge manufacturing, turning abstract ideas into realities that transform the world for good. With $13 billion in revenue and a talent force of more than 55,000, Jacobs provides a full spectrum of professional services including consulting, technical, scientific and project delivery for the government and private sector.