Building Inspector

£150 - £200 per day

Fulham, London

6 months
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Building inspector
Various locations in and around southwest London.
Rate: £150-£200 P.D.PAYE
Full time
6 month contract

My client is looking for an individual who can carry out pre and post inspections of repair works and also inspect damp and mould cases.

Key responsibilities:
On a day-to-day basis, your key responsibilities include:

  • Inspecting completed repairs and void work to establish whether the work has been completed to a suitable standard, including materials used, cost of repair, time taken and tenant satisfaction
  • Providing feedback on contractor performance
  • Inspecting properties of customers who are wishing to Mutually Exchange and providing reports on the visit to the Lettings Team
  • Recording and maintaining records of post inspections in accordance with agreed performance indicators
  • Instructing contractors in respect of defective work, and checking that remedial work is carried out
  • Carrying out inspections relating to complaints, condensation control, damp, disrepair, and damage as requested by the Repairs Manager
  • Identifying works required and raising orders accordingly
  • Providing written reports of visits and sharing with colleagues, customers and external agencies
  • Providing duty cover when required
  • Dealing with customer enquiries in a positive and sympathetic manner
  • Providing backup for the Property Surveyors as requested by the Repairs Manager
  • Working with other departments on Estate Improvements where required
  • Checking and signing off work relating to Fire Risk Assessments

This role requires around 3.5 days per week completing inspections on site and the rest of the week can be based from home or our office.


  • Understanding of building maintenance operations, and the roles and responsibilities of the employer and contractor
  • Understanding of a landlord’s repairing obligations and responsibilities
  • Appropriate knowledge of relevant health and safety legislation
  • A background in housing or other property maintenance is required
  • An ability to identify building defects and take appropriate remedial action
  • Skilled in preparing and writing reports

If you believe you have what it takes to be our next building inspector, please apply now. Or alternatively send me your CV to !

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