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Clerks of Works Vacancies


Please see below for a current list of vacancies.

Clerk of Works - Team Leader

Acivico - Birmingham

Creating Spaces of Civic Pride

Unique Career Opportunity - Clerk of Works – Team Leader

Permanent Full Time role
Based in Birmingham, West Midlands
Closing Date: 13th May 2020

We have an exciting opportunity for an ambitious and motivated individual to join our team to develop a modern and progressive Clerk of Works and Quality Inspection service and build a team as part of our three year growth strategy.

In addition to undertaking clerk or works duties on a wide portfolio, including prestige projects for the Commonwealth Games in 2022, you will take on responsibility for developing and growing this business stream and managing an existing team of Clerk of Works.

You will have significant construction expertise ideally from Construction background across a range of sectors with a good working knowledge of current technical practices, legislation, construction contracts and health & safety. You will be familiar with and embrace the use of technology with an appreciation of how developments such as BIM are changing the way traditional services are being delivered to benefit clients.

Proven business development capabilities along with good communication, negotiation and relationship building skills are essential.

A member of the Institute of Clerk of Works or other relevant professional body is required, along with a CSCS card.

As this is a pivotal role in the development of our Clerk of Works offering and linked directly to our growth strategy, an excellent remuneration package is on offer for the right candidate.

About Acivico

Acivico is a wholly owned subsidiary company of Birmingham City Council offering multi-disciplinary services to a range of private and public sector clients.  The company is investing in an ambitious three year growth strategy to expand its customer base and develop its services.

Acivico is an Equal Opportunities Employer

Please visit the news section at for further information and application form.

No Agencies Please


Construction Inspector (Landscape and Civils)

Hampshire County Council - Winchester

Construction Inspector (Landscape and Civils) HCC27335

Work Location: Castle Avenue, Winchester

Hours per week: 37

Contract Type: Permanent

Interview Date: 27 May 2020

Closing Date: 20 May 2020

Hampshire County Council’s Property Services is a pioneering, award winning team with a national reputation for inspirational, practical and resilient architecture, winning awards over many years. We are a large, thriving multi-disciplinary team, with an ever increasing portfolio of exciting and varied projects; committed to creating quality public architecture for the public good.

Technical excellence and quality is high on our agenda. To support our standards we are looking to recruit a Construction Inspector (Landscape and Civils). Sitting within the Technical Services team these positions will offer the opportunity to work across a broad range of construction projects utilising both traditional and modern construction methods, ensuring quality is maintained to the required standards and helping to fulfil the Clients duties in regard to health and safety, in particular the CDM regulations.

Our teams have a progressive approach and mind-set and we understand how important a work –life balance is for our employees. You could therefore benefit from family –friendly flexible working while still having a challenging and fulfilling job.

For further information and to apply please visit and search under Construction Inspector (Landscape and Civils) HCC27335.

Design and Construction Quality Manager

Newlon Housing Trust - London

Design and Construction Quality Manager

Based in London N17

Newlon Housing Trust is a successful charitable housing association and one of the major providers of new affordable housing in north and east London.

You will take a leading role in the review of designs and technical information, and the management and implementation of construction quality in new-build and regeneration housing developments in North and East London, including high-density, multi-storey projects.

As part of the Development team, you will have the opportunity to influence decision making at all stages from setting technical requirements through planning, detailed design and construction to completion, handover and the resolution of defects.

You will have significant technical expertise in the construction industry, some of which will have been gained within the housing sector. You will also be fully familiar with current building practices, construction contracts and regulations and have an understanding of the emerging requirements in respect of fire and structural safety of residential buildings. An understanding of the constraints and pressures that accompany housing development, particularly at handover and defects stage, is also essential.

Not only will you be an experienced and talented construction professional but your broader skills, commitment to diversity and values driven way of leading will mean that you stand out from your peers.

In return, you can expect 27 days holiday, and excellent benefits. You’ll also be working out of purpose-built new offices that form part of the award-winning Hale Village regeneration project, and are situated just two minutes’ walk from the major transport interchange at Tottenham Hale.

To apply, please visit our website:

Closing date: 6 April 2020.

No agencies please.

Newlon Housing Trust is a charitable housing association and a committed Equal Opportunities employer. We are committed to learning and development for our staff.

Site Inspector / Clerk of Works

Philip Pank Partnership - South East

Site Inspector / Clerk of Works

Flexible within the South East Area – Based out of our Brighton Office
Full Time (37.5 hours per week)
Closing date: Friday 10th April 2020

About the Role:

We have an exciting opportunity for a SI / COW of Works to join our team. This role is an integral part of our construction consultancy practice.

The purpose will be to ensure the quality of new build homes under construction for our many clients. You will be responsible for carrying out regular site visits to ensure that building work is carried out in accordance with the specifications and conditions of the contract. Working with the wider Employers Agent team, you will inspect and report on progress, quality of workmanship, passive fire stopping installations and key stage works.

About You:

The ideal candidate will have proven experience in a technical site based role so will be able to demonstrate experience of working on construction projects of various sizes. You will have a good working knowledge of building/technical practices as well as related legislation and health & safety issues. A member of the ICWCI or equivalent construction related professional body (CIOB) , you will hold a CSCS card and will have the ability to interpret technical drawings/specifications and identify potential issues with the quality of construction.

We are ideally looking to hear from candidates based in the following areas:

  • Surrey
  • East Sussex
  • West Sussex
  • Kent
  • East Hampshire

Due to the nature of the role it is essential that you have access to transport for work purposes. 

To apply please send your CV to:

Philip Pank Partnership, Quantum House, 113 Euston St, London, NW1 2EX or email to                                                                                           

We are an equal opportunities employer

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