Trainee Structural Preservation Surveyor

Job Title: Trainee Structural Preservation Surveyor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bristol
Salary: £Negotiable - £37,500 O.T.E
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: CON-513
Contact Name: Liam Tack
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 31, 2019 10:12

Job Description

Our client is one of the UK’s providers of structural water proofing, structural repairs, building preservation and pest control services, having been established for nearly 30 years.


Due to recent contract gains, they are now seeking a Trainee Building Preservation Surveyor to join their Bristol based team.


The successful candidate must posses;


  • Existing experience of Modern methods of building preservation, namely remedial measures/treatments for Rising Damp, Wood Rotting Fungi and Wood Boring Beetles
  • Experience of Basement waterproofing installations, namely Cavity Drain Membranes, Tanking, Liquid Membranes or similar
  • Previous experience with either Resin Repairs and/or Structural Repairs would also be favourable
  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written, and attention to detail are prerequisite
  • Ability to build and maintain a strong client base for repeat business, particularly in the commercial market
  • Full UK driving licence and willingness to travel across the region as required


Based from home, representing regional offices and reporting to head office, the successful candidate will, when fully trained, be responsible for servicing and creating business enquiries from both professionals and consumers. The role will involve developing your own client base over time, so an aptitude and comfortability with technical sales is necessary. Working closely with senior surveying personnel, extensive training will be provided across all aspects of the role including Technical, Sales and Lead Generation, Surveying, Report Writing etc.


In return our client will offer the successful applicant;


  • Competitive salary (based on experience)
  • Excellent commission structure
  • Expensed company vehicle
  • Laptop, phone and PPE will be provided
  • Various additional benefits to be discussed


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