I want to work in...Land and Property Management and Surveying

This list of links and resources has been carefully compiled by our Careers Consultants and Careers Information Team to provide you with the key knowledge you need if you are considering a career in this line of work.   All the links are reviewed regularly to ensure the source is reliable and the information is accurate and relevant.

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Sector overview

Overview of the property and construction sector

 Typical job profiles

Building control surveyor

Building services engineer

Building sureyor

Estate agent

Facilities manager

Historic buildings inspector/conservation officer

Useful online resources

Chartered Institute of Housing student zone including careers advice

How to become a surveyor (RICS)

RICS accredited course search

Young Engineers Network (YEN) CIBSE provides a forum and support network for engineers new to the profession.


Job sites and specialist recruiters

Inside Housing job site

NHS Property Services graduate programme

Savills graduate schemes

TARGETjobs property

TARGETjobs quantity surveying and building surveying


Careers in Construction

EG Jobs

Property Week 4 Jobs

RICS Recruit

Estates Gazette

LABC - Building control jobs

CIBSE Journal Jobs

Fish4Jobs Engineering

Modern Building Services


Professional bodies

Chartered Institute of Housing CIH

Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors  RICS

Chartered Institute of Civil Engineering Surveyors (ICES)

Chartered Association of Building Engineers (CABE)

Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers (CIBSE)

Institute of Historic Building Conservation (IHBC)


To find out more about what it's like to work in this career, use the LinkedIn Alumni Tool to make contact with Strathclyde alumni working in this area.