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Building Surveyor (Fire Safety and Compliance)

  • Employer - Karbon Homes
  • Reference number -
  • Sector - Public - local government
  • Department - Housing
  • Location: - Newburn, Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Salary - £36,037 per annum + Car Payment of £2012 per annum
  • Duration - Permanent
  • Hours - Full time
  • Closing date - Sunday, 21 August 2022

Job Description

Building Surveyor (Fire Safety and Compliance) – Permanent Role

We are looking to appoint a suitably qualified and experienced individual to undertake the post of Building Surveyor within the Property Services Team.

Come and join our team

We build, manage and look after homes for people across the North. Then we go further, we give them the strong foundations they need to crack on with life.

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 Northeast of England and Yorkshire, south from the Scottish border to almost as far as the Humber, where diverse communities face differing opportunities and challenges.

Key Information

It’s important to us that everyone feels fairly rewarded for the work they do. We offer a competitive and comprehensive benefits package that supports the wellbeing of our people.

  • Building Surveyor – permanent role
  • Salary is £36,037 per annum plus a Karbon car payment of £2012 per annum
  • Location: Newburn
  • Regular travel will be required
  • 37 Hours per week with some homeworking available/flexible working
  • Generous benefits package including 26 days annual leave on commencement rising to 31 days after 3 years’ service, occupational pension, health cash plan, and birthday leave, with the option of a flexible pot towards enhanced benefits.

The Role of Building Surveyor (Fire Safety and Compliance)

In this role you will be part of our building safety and compliance team responsible for delivering a high-quality, cost effective service that keeps our customers and partners safe in relation to fire safety, water hygiene and other aspects of property-related landlord compliance to ensure we meet all statutory and non-statutory safety responsibilities.

A large proportion of the role will be focused on fire safety, particularly the delivery of reactive and planned works deriving from fire risk assessments.

You will be expected to work collaboratively with colleagues across Karbon, customers, contractors and other stakeholders to ensure our customers and homes are safe.

Whatever your background you will need to be comfortable working within an organisation which seeks to balance a strong business head with a social heart.

If this sounds like the role for you then please apply through the Karbon Homes website –

Important dates

Closing date for applications

Sunday 21 August 2022

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


For further details please refer to the Role Description 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 Kevin Smith 07507 790605

We are committed to equality and diversity and are 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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