From 1996 I have been involved as a condition surveyor and Regional manager for the Scottish House Condition Survey, incorporating:-
• Scottish Housing Qualities Standards
• Dwelling Descriptors
• Property Disrepair, Defect, Condition, Amenities and Services, Summary.
• Tolerable Standard
Geographically I have covered the following areas: Western Isles, Highland, Moray, Aberdeenshire, Aberdeen City, Shetland, Angus, Dundee, Fife and Clackmananshire.
From 2012 these are now encompassed within the Scottish Household Survey, commissioned by the Scottish Government. As a regional manager I oversee a team of surveyors including architects, civil engineers, structural engineers, quantity surveyors and environmental health officers. My duties include technical support, quarterly presentation and reports, general management and forming part of the training team for new members.
Carrying out stock condition surveys for various Local Authorities within Scotland.