Clerk of Works

  • Job Reference: 6947820/001
  • Date Posted: 6 March 2020
  • Recruiter: Central & East
  • Location: Hertfordshire, England
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Engineering & Infrastructure
  • Job Type: Temporary
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Clerk of Works
Recruitment Agency reference:6947820

A position has arisen for a Clerk of Works within a highly regarded organisation based in Hertfordshire. This is a key role inspecting building work and reporting on technical and Health & Safety aspects for a three month temporary placement.

Your duties will include:

  • Responsible for inspecting buildings in relation to technical and Health & Safety standards within social housing

  • Advise the Service Provider about certain aspects of work and agree to minor changes as required

  • Prepare reports surrounding works including pre-works and post-completion inspections, drawings and other instructions received

  • Attend and accept handovers and carry out independent end of day checks on behalf of the client

  • Identify and monitor potential risks within project

  • Attend meetings and present reports to Management and Service Provider

  • Liaise with client and Service Provider regarding progress of works and any potential delays

The successful candidate should have:

  • You will ideally be a Member of Institute of Clerks of Works and Construction Inspectorate or working towards (MICWCI)

  • You will have knowledge of CDM regulations and building/planning regulations

  • The ideal candidate will have extensive experience of construction and refurbishment projects, including social housing or general construction


If you are interested in this position or would like to find out more about similar roles please contact Beth Conway on 01908 295 000 and email your updated CV to

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