Fire Surveyor

Posted 05/07/2024 by Ventro Group

Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh

Ventro are looking for new additions to our Surveying team in the Edinburgh area.

As a surveyor for Ventro you will work across various sites completing fire compliance surveys, this work is mainly on fire doors.

We are looking to hire for 1x position ASAP - please apply if you are able to start in the near future. We are accepting applicants on a permanent/salaried basis.

You must be able to provide evidence of your experience and preferably hold FDIS.

Duties of the role:

  • Survey existing buildings to determine their condition, identify and analyse defects, including proposals for repair in order to meet relevant safety standards
  • Complete surveys within set timescales
  • Accurately assess and record defects and provide clear remedial notes for sales team
  • Carry out health check inspections, asset labelling, and write up reports for these as required
  • Survey installations if required
  • Work closely with the Healthcheck Manager, Operations Support Team and communicate effectively with the office
  • Report to Healthcheck Manager on a daily basis
  • Provide technical support with regards to properties
  • Utilise knowledge of the buildings to assist the Project Manager


  • Knowledge of current fire safety regulations
  • Technical knowledge and competence
  • Logical and practical mind
  • Excellent communication skills (Written and Verbal)
  • Good IT skills and competent in the use of MS Excel and Word
  • Ability to read and understand construction drawings
  • Ability to analyse problems in order to identify solutions
  • Driving licence
  • Ideally have FDIS

Personal Qualities:

  • Presentable appearance
  • Work effectively in a remote environment
  • Effective communicator
  • Prepared to travel long distances
  • Flexible approach to working hours
  • Focused on continuous learning

Ventro Ltd values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

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