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Ref no:
ORK05049
Published:
24/9/2021
Closes:
24/10/2021
Location:
Council Offices, Kirkwall, Orkney, KW15 1NY
Salary:
£35,476 - £38,195 per year
Contract Type:
Permanent
Position Type:
Full Time
Hours:
35 hours per week

Applications for this job cannot be made online. Please refer to the advert for further information.

Advert

ENVIRONMENTAL, PROPERTY AND IT SERVICES
Property Services – Surveyors

Senior Projects Officer

35 hours per week
Permanent
£37,741 - £40,460 (including Distant Islands Allowance)

We are looking for an experienced professional with Quantity Surveying and Project Management skills to join an established Projects team within Development and Infrastructure.

The post will be responsible for the execution of allocated projects, from early inception to completion, by carrying out the full range of professional duties associated with undertaking construction projects including client meetings, programme management, procurement, cost reviews, payments, valuations, variations, order placing, enquiries, preparation of cost/value reconciliation’s, contract and contractor reviews.

You should be able to demonstrate the full range of professional duties associated with quantity surveying, with a good understanding of construction detailing, materials specification, contract administration and project management, together with an understanding of contract issues and CDM Regulations.

Applicants should hold a Degree, or equivalent SCQF level 9 qualification, in Building or Quantity Surveying or other relevant subject. You should also have Full Professional membership of the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (MRICS) or the Chartered Institute of Building (MCIOB), with a demonstrable track record in relevant professional undertakings.

This post is subject to Basic Disclosure Scotland clearance.

Prospective applicants are invited to discuss the post by contacting Ian Rushbrook, Capital Programme Manager, e-mail ian.rushbrook@orkney.gov.uk telephone 873535.

Closing date: Sunday 24 October 2021.

Please note that interview and relocation expenses will be paid for this post, in accordance with Council Policy.

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