Chartered Surveyor – Reading

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About The Role

Chartered Surveyor – Reading

Smithers Purslow is looking to recruit a full time Chartered Surveyor to support the growth of its Building Surveying team in Reading.

This is a busy and varied role providing support to the Surveying Technical Director on a wide range of projects, primarily residential and commercial buildings in all forms of construction.

We have ambitious plans to expand over the next few years and are looking for people who share the same vision.

This position provides a perfect opportunity for the successful candidate to show their ambition, drive and passion for customer service, as well as delivering our values, a professional manner and good interpersonal communication skills are essential.

The post is a full time, permanent position, working 37.5 hours per week with a competitive salary and company pension scheme.




  • Experience and extensive working knowledge of consulting engineering, surveying, architectural & planning practices and procedures supported by an awareness of the latest statutory requirements, technical publications and guidelines
  • Experience and knowledge of Party Wall
  • Experience in negotiation, supervisory and leadership roles
  • Experience in working to deadlines and within budgets on large scale projects
  • Experience and understanding of CDM Regs 2015, Party Wall and Building Regs legislation
  • 3 years post MRICS qualification experience

Qualities and Skills

  • Sound mathematical, scientific and IT skills
  • The ability to think methodically and to problem solve
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Flexible and variable attitude to work type

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