Construction, Architecture & Design

Senior Building Surveyor

Job Title: Senior Building Surveyor
Contract Type: Permanent Recruitment
Location: Wellington
REF: 127604
Contact Details: Matt Shortt
Contact Email:
Job Published: 18 days ago

This leading property, engineering and architectural consultancy are gearing up for additional work recently won and as a result are looking for additional resource. This represents a top opportunity for a skilled building surveyor to join the team and settle into a positive workplace culture.

The key components of this role involve:

  • Expert building investigation, reporting and remediation
  • Defect analysis esp. with respect to leaky buildings
  • Condition surveys and maintenance planning
  • Dispute resolution advisory
  • Building works programming
  • Insurance assessments and claims
  • Mentoring and management 

In order to be a success in this role, you will have the following:

  • 6+ years of ideally NZ/UK based experience in building surveying
  • A firm knowledge of NZ building codes
  • A handle on relevant contractual obligations and procedures
  • Versed in leaky building issues including identification, remedial design and contract administration
  • Project management
  • Encouragement and development of less experienced staff
  • Be appropriately tertiary qualified and be a member of NZIBS or RICS

This role offers the opportunity to work alongside industry experts widening your networks and knowledge, working also with a social and passionate team of professionals.

Salary competitive $120K - $140K

For further information, please call Matt on 027 5544064 or email your details to


Job Ref: 127604