Job Advert: Residential Building Surveyor

We’re seeking an experienced MRICS or AssocRICS Residential Building Surveyor to join our
dynamic and innovative consultancy, based in one of our offices in Sheffield, Manchester or

With a strong pipeline of instructions across the Midlands & North of the UK servicing a
variety of clients, from the general public to commercial investors with large portfolios, you’ll
be inspecting and reporting on properties of all shapes, sizes and ages.

Fourth Wall is a dynamic award winning SME committed to changing the residential
surveying industry. We’re looking for a Building Surveyor who fits with our company ethos,
works well with our team and represents the business in a professional manner, working to a
high standard. We’re a social bunch and like to get together each quarter for an activity as
well as regular office team meets.

With big plans on the horizon this is an exciting time to join Fourth Wall and you will have a
drive to be involved in the growth of the business.

The Requirements:

  • AssocRICS or MRICS, with minimum 1-2 years building surveying experience.
  • Experience writing RICS Level 2 & Level 3 home surveys, snagging surveys and
    specific defect reports
  • A full clean driving licence with regular travel to site inspections each week.
  • Detailed knowledge of building construction & pathology and have good performance
    & risk awareness within a regulatory environment
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills and the ability to build
    relationships with colleagues and clients.
  • An understanding of GoReport or other report writing software
  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft software
  • Experience with AutoCAD would be beneficial but not essential.

The Package:

  • Base salary of £35-50k depending on skill set and experience
  • Annual performance based bonus
  • Car Allowance
  • 25 days annual leave plus Bank Holiday + Christmas shut down
  • RICS fees paid
  • CPD & networking budget.
  • Hybrid working within a permanent, full time contract equating to, 2 days per week in
    the office, and 3 days onsite and/or home working.
  • Company pension
  • Team socials

Your Career Development:

  • Development potential and onward career progression including support towards
    MRICS or FRICS status if desired.
  • We offer the ability to diversify your skillset with specialist training in areas such as:
    drone operation, damp and timber, heritage and conservation.
  • Training and shadowing opportunities across commercial building surveying from
    our Directors, enabling you to explore other avenues for your career such as party
    wall, listed buildings, project management, dilapidations and more.

To apply, please send your CV and tell us why you are looking for a new role. Drop us an
email at [email protected] or give us a call on 0161 706 1131/0114 400 0254 to
discuss the role further.

We are an Equal Opportunities employer.