Trainee Surveyor



Our client an established home improvement business is looking for a self-motivated individual with a good practical approach to problem solving and a proactive attitude to join their team as a trainee surveyor.

You will be responsible for assisting the day to day management of a number of projects, including responsibility for project delivery, resolving any issues that occur and invoicing.

When you join this great company, you will learn the ropes from start to finish, so even before you are out in the field, you will be in the office taking an initial enquiry to the end stage. 

You will be trained to do the following: -

  • Taking the initial call/enquiry and speaking to the client in depth about what they are looking for, arranging for the Surveyor (you and your Line Manager) to go out and meet and greet the client.
  • Learning to survey home improvement properties including driveways, gardens, fencing & decking.
  • Preparing cost estimates and plans.
  • Provide contract/procurement advice and administration.
  • Carrying out on-site valuations and issuing recommendations for payment.
  • Agreeing final plans and keeping the client informed of progress.
  • The preparation of tender enquiry documentation and contract documentation of all types. 

Attributes we are looking for include: -

  • A great personality - as you will be meeting clients and forging relationships with them.
  • A positive attitude.
  • A can-do outlook on your new position.
  • An interest in home improvements.
  • Have computer skills as the quotes will be prepared on the in-house CRM system.
  • An aptitude for numbers and working out sizes of ground space.
  • And, someone who wants to learn, your teacher excels in his specialism, and wants to pass on his knowledge to you. 
  • No prior experience is required as all training will be given, you will be a committed, hardworking individual looking to excel in a new trade.
  • This is a permanent position and one which will come with responsibility and advancement in this family run business. 

On offer to their next Trainee Surveyor is: -

  • 20 days holiday plus bank holidays.
  • Company Pension scheme.
  • Christmas shut down.
  • And, a great place to work - Plus more!

Call us now on 01626 241 333 for an informal chat - we look forward to hearing from you - or press APPLY now and we will call you back. 

Duration: Permanent

Salary: £17300 PA 

Harbron Recruit Ltd is a family run construction industry recruitment agency based in the South West of England.

Harbron Recruit originally stemmed from a construction company that boasts 25 years of successfully working with the majority of major contractors across the South West.

Recognising the demand for quality construction personnel with the necessary skills and qualifications to carry out jobs quickly and safely gave birth to Harbron Recruit as a major supplier of construction trades to companies requiring temporary, permanent and contract workers on a range of assignments.

Now, as a well-established Recruitment Agency having traded successfully for 10 years within the specialist sector of construction it has enabled us to create long standing client relationships built on a foundation of trust, honesty and integrity.

Based in Devon we provide quality staff to our clients both locally and nationally.

Call 01626 241 333 now.

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