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Graduate Building Surveyors - 2024 Starts - Exeter

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26d ago

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  • You need a 2.1 Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in RICS accredited Building Surveying. Strong decision-making, communication, teamwork, and organizational skills are a must. Be proactive, driven, and deadline-focused.
  • You will be responsible for a variety of building surveying tasks including feasibility studies, design and specification, planning applications, contract administration, and technical due diligence. You will work on a range of projects to gain experience for successful Chartership through the RICS APC.

Graduate Job

Construction & SurveyingExeter


  • AECOM is one of the world’s largest professional engineering consultancies, bringing a comprehensive portfolio of building services and engineering skills to projects encompassing all types of building and use from world class sporting venues through to commercial properties, healthcare & research, hotels, industrial & manufacturing, and infrastructure both in the UK and overseas.
  • We have a number of opportunities across the UK for Building Surveying graduates to work within our surveying teams, to help provide a range of building surveying services to our clients in the UK and around the world.
  • AECOM provides building surveying services to Clients in both the public and private sector, and to organisations in all areas of the Construction Industry including:
  • Commercial Estate
  • Manufacturing, Industrial and Automotive facilities for Clients such as Rolls Royce, BMW and Jaguar Land Rover
  • Education establishments including schools, academies and universities
  • Leisure and Culture projects such as theatres, concerts halls and museums
  • Local Authorities
  • Defence (UK and overseas)
  • Heritage Clients


  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree (min 2.1 or equivalent) in Building Surveying RICS accredited
  • Skills:
  • Effective decision making and strong verbal and written communication
  • Proactive and driven approach to work and creating success
  • Ability to work in a team of diverse individuals to meet common objectives
  • Buy-in to achieving deadlines set by Clients and Managers
  • Good organisation skills; ability to manage multiple tasks and willingness to ask for help when needed, as well as support other members of the team.

Education requirements

2:1 or higher

Area of Responsibilities

Construction & Surveying


  • The Building Surveyor role we offer can be varied and is dependent on the Client, sector and project we are working for as well as the team for which you will be working. General Building Surveying duties are listed below and will be provided as far as practicable to ensure breadth of knowledge for gaining successful Chartership through the RICS APC.
  • Feasibility Studies
  • Design and specification
  • Detailed drawings (CAD not required, but the ability to provide clear mark ups for CAD to produce drawings will be expected)
  • Planning applications
  • Listed building and conservation area consents
  • Building regulations
  • Tendering process
  • Contract administration
  • Measured surveys
  • Condition surveys
  • Technical due diligence
  • Dilapidations
  • Party wall awards


Work type

Full time

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