Building Inspector / Warranty Surveyor

Building Inspector / Warranty Surveyor

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Building & Infrastructure

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £35000 - £45000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Curtis Sanderson

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)151 666 8958

  • Job ref:

    Warranty Surveyor - North East

  • Published:

    7 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:


Scantec are currently seeking a Building Inspector / Warranty Surveyor on behalf of national building consultancy to service client’s throughout the North East with a particular focus on Newcastle, Durham, Middlesbrough and Scarborough.

The organisation work on behalf of national warranty providers, surveying a vast array of new build developments ranging from £500k to £300m and 55-storey’s in height (residential focus but also opportunity with commercial).

The position requires strong working knowledge of building regulations  and the ability undertake site inspections to assess both quality and the cause/effect of building defects. Suitable applicants will come from a Warranty/Building Control/Building Surveying or Clerk of Works background.

Typical Responsibilities:
  • Inspecting homes being constructed, working closely with developers and builders to ensure as far as is reasonably possible works are in accordance with the Technical Manual and Building Regs.
  • Recording inspection details on the database and communicating comments to clients
  • Ongoing liaison surveyors and management on technical matters to ensure that standards are being maintained and procedures adhered to.
Person Specification:
  • Part or Full member of professional organisations: RICS / CIOB / CABE / Similar
  • Relevant site inspection, building control or warranty surveying experience
  • In depth technical knowledge of Building Regs and other relevant construction standards
  • Ability to undertake site inspections to assess both quality and the cause/effect of building defects
  • Full UK Driving Licence
This is a reputable organisation offering competitive salaries, impressive benefits package and a flexible approach to working. Please get in touch with Curtis Sanderson (Principal Consultant) for more info –

Scantec Personnel Limited is acting as an employment business and an employment agency. For contract or interim roles (and unless otherwise stated), all pay rates stated are on a Limited Company basis. Agency PAYE, Umbrella and CIS (if applicable) engagement models are also available, which will result in a different pay rate than advertised above.

Due to the high volume of applications Scantec receives it is not always possible to acknowledge every application. Shortlisted applicants will be contacted within 28 days. If you don’t hear from us within 28 days your application has not been shortlisted at this time, to be considered for future vacancies please register with us on our website.