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Asset Surveyor x 2

  • Employer - Karbon Homes
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  • Sector - Public - local government
  • Department - Asset & Regeneration Team
  • Location: - Gosforth, Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Salary - £34,877 per annum plus Karbon Car Payment £1924 per annum
  • Duration - Permanent
  • Hours - Full time
  • Closing date - Thursday, 03 December 2020

Job Description


An exciting opportunity has arisen for an Asset Surveyor x 2, within our Assets & Regeneration Team.

Come and join our team

At Karbon we build, manage and look after homes for people across the North.  And then we go further, we give them the strong foundations they need to crack on with life.  We want to build better lives for our customers, not just better homes. Everything we do is for their security, health and happiness under their own roofs, in their communities and out there in the wider world.

Since our formation in 2017, we’ve been focused on delivering on our three strategic aims - to provide as many good quality homes as we can; to deliver excellent service to our customers; and to shape strong, sustainable places for our communities.

Our footprint covers the North East of England and Yorkshire, south from the Scottish border to almost as far as the Humber, where diverse communities face differing opportunities and challenges.

Some customers just need an affordable home, or a way onto the property ladder.  Others might need a bit more – financial advice, community services, sheltered accommodation or even training that can lead to a new job.  Whatever people need to feel more secure, confident and happy with where they’re at, we work our heart out to provide it.

During this unprecedented time, the safety of our colleagues, customers, and communities is paramount. We continue to interview and hire, but for everyone’s safety, we are shifting our interview process to either phone or video interviews via Microsoft Teams and adjusting the way we onboard new starters.

We are looking for an Asset Surveyor x 2 – Permanent Roles

We are looking to appoint suitably qualified and experienced individuals to undertake the new post of Asset Surveyor within the Assets & Regeneration Team.

This role will:

  • Deliver stock condition, specialist and pre-scoping surveys/risk assessments.
  • Deliver building surveying (building pathology and resolution of defects/structural issues) & other specialist surveying
  • Assisting in the review of the property portfolio and identification and delivery of stock rationalisation, remodeling and regeneration opportunities

Here is some key information you’ll want to know right away:

  • These are permanent roles
  • Salary is £34,877 per annum plus a Karbon car payment of £1,924 per annum
  • Location: Across Karbon Homes’ Geographical Footprint
  • Regular travel will be required
  • 37 Hours per week with flexi time
  • Generous benefits package including 26 days annual leave on commencement rising up to 31 days after 3 years’ service, occupational pension, flexi-time scheme, health cash plan, and birthday leave, with the option of a flexible pot towards enhanced benefits

Important dates

Closing date for applications

Midnight on Thursday 3rd December 2020

We reserve the right to close this advertisement early if we receive a high volume of suitable applications. Therefore, please apply early to ensure you are considered for the post.

Interview date

Week commencing 14th December 2020

Due to current social distancing measures we are currently holding video interviews.

For further details please refer to the Role description Profile at the foot of this advert.

To give yourself the best chance of being shortlisted, you need to provide full details and examples in the Supporting Statement based on the criteria in the person specification.

For further information about the role please contact Sue Welford (Senior Asset Surveyor) on 0191 223 8062 or

Karbon Homes is committed to equality and diversity and is an inclusive employer. We welcome applications from people of all ages, disability/non-disability, ethnicities, genders, religions, sexualities, transgender status, and cultural backgrounds.  Any candidate with a disability who meets the essential criteria for the post will be guaranteed an interview.

Role description

Contact information

Further details including the application form, job description and person specification are available from the Karbon Homes website –

How to apply

Please see the contact information section above for details about how to apply for this job.

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