CURRICULUM VITAE

Nigel Paul Marsden B.Sc (Hons), M.C.I.O.B, M.R.I.C.S

North Cottage

The Reaches, Eye

Peterborough PE6 7TY

Phone 01733 222077 home and fax

07779 728538 (mobile)

nigel@nmarsden.co.uk (email)

 

PERSONAL DETAILS

 

 

Date of Birth : 24th December 1958

Driving Full licence since 1976 (No convictions)

 

QUALIFICATIONS

 

1975 O levels in English, Art, Geography, Woodwork, Physics, Metalwork, and

Mathematics (Horsforth School).

1977 A level in Construction (Leeds College of Building)

1977 Ordinary National Diploma in Building (Leeds College of Building)

1981 Bachelor of Science Honours Degree in Building (Leeds Polytechnic)

1988 Corporate Member of the Chartered Institute of Building

1993 Member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors.

 

EMPLOYMENT

 

In chronological order - from 1979 to present

 

Cape Scaffolding Ltd

Don Pedro Avenue

Normanton

WAKEFIELD

 

1981 - 1983

 

GRADUATE TRAINEE

 

Employed at a number of regional offices to gain experience including St Fergus Gas/Oil terminal (Quantity Surveyor and Temporary Manager) with a workforce of over seventy. Moved to Aberthaw Power Station for an outage (Bonus Surveyor and Supervisor), and then to completion of Ince 'B' Power Station, and

maintenance of ICI Fleetwood (Contracts Manager)

 

Liverpool City Architects

Blackburn Chambers

Dale Street

Liverpool

 

1983 - 1985

 

 

TECHNICAL ASSISTANT SURVEYOR

 

Employed as a junior member of a four person team rehabilitating flats, maisonettes, and houses in Liverpool. Contract values of £1.2m for approximately 30 dwellings. Working on projects from conception and survey to final account.

 

Babergh District Council

Corks Lane

Hadleigh

Suffolk

 

1985 - 1987

 

 

ASSISTANT SURVEYOR

 

Employed in the Maintenance team for the survey, preparation of specifications, tendering, contract supervision and administration of minor works contracts up to the value of £100,000.

 

Dept of Estate Management

North East Essex Health Authority

Severalls Hospital

Mile End

Colchester

 

1987 - 1988

 

 

BUILDING OFFICER

 

Employed at a large Victorian mental illness hospital, to beresponsible for the day to day maintenance of the buildings with a staff of twenty mixed trade operatives. Trades included joiners,

upholsterers, carpenters, plumbers, labourers, painters, drainsmen,and bricklayers.

 

Bidwells (Chartered Surveyors)

Brightwell Court

Martlesham Heath

Ipswich

 

1988 - 1991

 

 

ASSISTANT PROJECT MANAGER

 

Employed on the day to day project management and site administration of speculative housing and light industrial developments. Project managed medium size industrial units up to£700,000 in value.

 

Promoted to COMMERCIAL SURVEYOR and undertook similar works with a wider range of customers. Assisted in the project management and administration of a 20 lane bowling centre

(£1.2m), and a new office development (£1.0m).

 

 

Peterborough City Council

Housing Department

Town Hall

Bridge Street

Peterborough

 

1991 - 1998

 

 

 

SENIOR MAINTENANCE SURVEYOR

 

Employed as a team leader of three technical staff on planned

preventative maintenance of 12400 council dwellings with

responsibility for a budget of £800,000 per annum. All contracts were handled from brief to final account directly, including design,

specification, tendering, administration and agreement of final

account.

 

Promoted to PRINCIPAL CONTRACT MONITORING OFFICER in 1996 after reorganization. This is a third tier post acting as clients agent on the day to day management of a contract containing 4400 dwellings. The post also involves the monitoring of four similar contracts and clients representative for maintenance issues of all four contracts (all 12400 dwellings).

 

Promoted again to PRINCIPAL HOUSING PROGRAMME COODINATOR in 1998 after Local Government Review. The post involves Project Management of the Single Regeneration Budget in respect of Estate Action, the monitoring of Capital and Response Based Maintenance through out the authority. Still client representative on all building related issues.

 

 

Corby Borough Council

Deene House

New Post Office Square

Corby

 

 

1999 - 2000

 

 

REPAIRS AND MAINTENANCE MANAGER

 

Employed as the leader of a small team of surveyors for the planned and cyclical maintenance of 6700 dwellings in the Corby area. Also provided technical information to housing staff, and monitor the budget spend of approx £4m. Also act as project manager for the S.R.B projects being undertaken.

 

Self Employed

Since September 2000, I have been self employed working for a wide range of organisations, on a wide variety of housing and commercial properties throughout East Anglia and East Midlands. The work includes condition surveys, quality surveys and post inspections of new work, plus specification preparation and contract management.

INTERESTS AND ACTIVITIES

CHARTERED INSTITUTE OF BUILDING - I regularly attend meetings of the Cambridge and Peterborough regions , and I am an ex committee member of both the Liverpool and Suffolk branches. I maintain my continued professional development commitment to both the CIOB and RICS.

SWIMMING - I enjoy swimming as a form of regular exercise.

 

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North Cottage, The Reaches, Eye, Peterborough, PE6 7TY

Tel : 07779728538 Email : nigel@nmarsden.co.uk