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HSB   UK and Ireland

Engineer Surveyor

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Company: HSB UK and Ireland

Category: Architecture and Engineering Occupations

Published on 2022-04-29 11:14

HSB are looking for engineers to join our Regional teams, we regularly recruit to positions available across the UK & Ireland.

Have you thought about a career as an engineer surveyor? Experience in a surveyor role is not required, as full training will be provided.

Engineers will undertake and meet the statutory examination and contractual inspection obligations of our clients’ plant and equipment. In doing so, you would ensure that you align with company policies, processes and procedures.

Key responsibilities

As an Engineer Surveyor, there is no fixed place of work - you are required to attend the premises of our company’s clients. We will provide you with all the technical equipment required.

There is a requirement that you live within the geographical location that you work in.

  • Planning full, meaningful days by arranging all activities in an effective, timely and efficient manner, with an accurate account of all time involved being recorded.
  • Being familiar with the health and safety laws and company policies
  • Ensuring all plant on the contract schedule for the allocated service area is examined/inspected in accordance with applicable standards or accepted codes of practice.
  • Ensuring that safe systems of work are available, including application of appropriate risk assessments and method statements, both our clients’ and our own.
  • Providing, building and maintaining excellent client relationships and ensure that all customer service standards are met.

Typical examinations may include LOLER 98, PSSR 2000, COSHH and PUWER

Our clients work locations vary greatly. One day you could be inspecting a residential lift and the next it could be a vehicle ramp, forklift truck, steam boiler or a crane so 2 days are never the same.

Key skills and experience

Strong knowledge and understanding of statutory regulations such as LOLER, PUWER, PSSR, COSH. You will be the main point of contact for our clients so strong interpersonal skills are a must.

Our Engineers need to have a good level of IT skills and be able to operate Microsoft and Apple software when out in the field.

Qualifications and educational requirements

An NVQ Level 3 or equivalent in a Mechanical or Electrical engineering is required. We will also put a plan in place to develop you in gaining your HNC, if you haven't already obtained this . A full UK driving license is essential.


An engineer is rewarded with a starting salary of £36,503 - £39,569 (London weighting will apply between £3,000 - £6,000 dependant on location) per annum, with the option to select a diesel or electric company car or car allowance, whichever best suits your needs! In addition.... you will have a number of options around private medical cover for you, you and your partner or the whole family and a fixed base 13% pension.

HSB is a specialist provider of construction, engineering and technology insurance and inspection services. As the UK arm of Hartford Steam Boiler, HSB helps clients reduce risk through a unique combination of specialist covers, engineering-based risk management strategies and loss prevention services. With a financial strength rating of A++ (Superior) by A.M. Best Company, we have over 500 employees across the UK and Ireland who are passionate about delivering outstanding technical expertise and customer service to our clients.

All of our surveyor will be required to undertake a DBS check, as part of our onboarding process.

HSB is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

Please note, those who have applied within the last 3 months need not reapply, as we will still have your application on file.