Rhondda Cynon Taf County Borough Council
graduate scheme
Expires3 days

Building Surveyor Mechanical / Electrical Graduate Officer

Job description

This is an exciting time for local authorities as we seek to deliver both ever-improving services for residents and value for money.

A career in local government offers some of the toughest and most intellectually stimulating challenges as we provide services that affect thousands of lives in many different ways.

Rhondda Cynon Taf County Borough Council is once again seeking to recruit talented graduates to our range of Graduate Programmes. Each of the schemes offers a unique opportunity to learn new skills, develop professionally and start a career in community-based public service.

We are looking to recruit a candidate who wants to pursue a career in either Building surveying or mechanical/electrical engineering building Services. Working within the Corporate Maintenance Design and Maintenance teams, the candidate will gain experience of delivering building repair and maintenance projects within a wide and varied portfolio ranging from schools, offices, homes for the elderly and leisure buildings. Opportunities will exist to work alongside existing building surveyors/engineers as well as estates surveyors on landlord and tenant issues with the requirement to produce professional reports for buildings such as condition surveys, in-going schedules of condition and dilapidation surveys. Experience will be provided to allow the use of specialist software such as Computer Aided Design (CAD) for the production of detailed designs. Candidates will also gain experience in a wide range of other software when producing specifications, budget costs and project programmes.

What we are looking for

Rhondda Cynon Taf welcomes applications from all sections of the community.


2:2 Degree or equivalent in a building surveying/engineering building services related area (or in the final year working towards achieving)

Accepted degree subjects


Additional job details


Flexible working / Cycle to Work scheme / Vectis Card and more / pension and any more

Contract, dates and working times
Fixed term

Start Date 2 September 2019


  • Disability Confident Employer

How to apply

For further information regarding these posts, please contact the Employment, Education and Training Team

In view of the large number of application forms which are currently being submitted individual applications are not acknowledged. Consequently if you do not hear from us within four weeks of the closing date, please assume that your application is unsuccessful on this occasion. In which case you are thanked for the interest you have shown in applying for a position within the Council.

Click Apply to start your application now. This job will be available on Prospects until 24 May 2019

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Closing date:  24 May 2019

Expires3 days

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