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Senior Fire Surveyor - Manchester, Cheshire

  • Location North West England
  • Type Permanent
  • Salary £55,000 - £65,000 + Bonus + Hybrid Working + Healthcare
  • Ref 14271
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Senior Fire Surveyor Job in Manchester, Cheshire

Senior Fire Surveyor job in Manchester available, for an established and leading fire consultancy. The role will be carrying out surveys and assessments for RIBA Stage 5 projects for both residential and commercial buildings across the North West. The role offers a salary of £55,000 – £65,000 + Bonus + 45p mileage + hybrid working + healthcare + continuous CPD / professional development.

They offer strategic advice, innovative design, construction oversight and risk management services to wide ranging clients in the UK and worldwide. Established nearly 15 years ago, they are an award-winning consultancy working closely with councils, architects, and design teams to embed safety at the heart of architectural ambition.

Role & Responsibilities

  • Reporting to the Associate Director within your team or region
  • Provide sound technical advice to clients in relation to products, systems and how they fit in to the overall fire safety objective
  • Inspecting external walls relating to fire performance and products, fire stopping, fire doors and frames, drylining install, active fire safety systems
  • Recommend and identify CPD opportunities
  • Liaise with the project manager/project engineer to deliver surveys in line with contractual requirements
  • Manage scope, schedule, finance, risk, quality, and resources, ensuring adherence to deadlines, time limits and budget
  • Effective leader with the ability to resource projects and review work.

Required Skills & Experience

  • 5+ Years in construction with 2+ years working as a Surveyor / Building Control Surveyor
  • Experienced in fire stopping
  • Must be MRICS, MCABE, MIFIREE, MCIOB or working towards
  • Understanding of building pathology, building concepts, construction typology and building materials
  • Experience with EWS1 Surveys would be advantageous
  • UK Driving Licence and own vehicle is essential.

What you get back

  • Salary of £55,000 – £65,000
  • Mileage paid 45p per mile
  • Bonus Scheme
  • Hybrid Working
  • Pension Scheme
  • Private Healthcare
  • Life Cover
  • Continuous CPD / Professional development
  • Electric Car Benefit.


If you meet the criteria above, send us your CV and portfolio. We receive a large number of applications so if you do not hear back within 7 days consider your application unsuccessful this time. We will keep a copy of your details on file for future vacancies.

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