Lapider are a team of impartial Cardiff surveyors who are committed to making the survey process as useful, straightforward and stress free as possible. Headed by Mike Newton (MRICS) who is a Chartered Building Surveyor, Lapider is a RICS regulated firm. If you think your skills and expertise fit us perfectly, keep an eye out for new vacancies on this page.

Current Vacancies

Lapider is looking for a Building Surveyor to join it’s small but busy, multi-disciplined Building Surveying practice based in Penarth, covering South Wales. We work with a range of clients in residential, commercial and governmental sectors. A flexible approach and the ability to work on your own initiative is essential.

The role will include:

  • Technical Due Diligence and Building Surveys
  • Contract Administration
  • Building Pathology
  • Understanding and undertaking Party Wall matters
  • Dilapidation surveys and producing schedules
  • Producing specifications of works, seeking and evaluating tenders
  • Project management and liaison with contractors
  • Report writing
  • Practical knowledge of CAD would be an advantage

The successful Building Surveyor will:

  • Hold a BSc or MSc in Building Surveying
  • Already hold, or working towards qualified RICS Chartered status
  • Demonstrate strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Hold a full driving licence and own transport

The successful candidate will receive

  • The opportunity, responsibility and support to further develop your
    professional skills and qualities
  • A competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience
  • Pension scheme
  • Flexible working patterns will be considered for the right candidate

To apply, in the first instance please send your CV to