Snagging Jobs at HouseScan

Becoming a professional snagging inspector at HouseScan is quite straightforward if you’re the right person. As a company, we look for hardworking, customer-facing individuals with experience in house building/site management who have a keen understanding of building regulations and NHBC (or equivalent) standards.

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What is HouseScan?

HouseScan is the UK’s leading snagging inspection company. We operate across England, Wales & Scotland. We’re looking for experienced professionals such as Site Managers, Contract Managers, Clerk of Works, Building Surveyors or Building Inspectors to join our growing team.

We operate two companies centred around residential snagging inspections and quality assurance.

At HouseScan, we work for homebuyers purchasing a new build property in the UK. Our clients come from around the globe and we offer a renowned customer-facing 5* service.

At Premium Inspections, we work for a range of clients including developers, contractors and other industry stakeholders.

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Who are we looking for?


Industry Knowledge

We’re looking for experienced professionals with a vast knowledge of the build process and an understanding of technical standards (NHBC or equivalent) & UK building regulations. Our inspection team consists of ex Site managers & ex NHBC inspectors.

The Ideal Candidate

The ideal candidate meets the following criteria:

  • 10+ years of experience with residential construction
  • 10+ years knowledge of NHBC or equivalent technical standards
  • Willingness to travel (UK driving licence) and ability to travel to site
  • Computer and mobile device literate
  • Your own laptop / PC
  • CSCS card
  • Good English skills
  • The equivalent of NVQ level 6


We’re looking for professionals who are flexible in their working week. We have a range of availabilities for the right candidate and for most parts of the country, we have a 3+ weeks waiting time for inspections.


Snagging inspector jobs take around 4-6 hours and we provide all the necessary inspection equipment. Inspections are completed using our in house software, BuildScan.

Pay is based upon a set rate which varies for the number of bedrooms in the property and the type of inspection being completed. We also reimburse a travel allowance based on mileage.

Why Work For Us?

There’s a number of reasons to work for HouseScan, from our dedication to customer satisfaction to our commitment to working with the best talent in the UK. We pay our inspectors better than our competitors with a very straightforward rate card.


The Booking System

Inspectors can manage their diary from home using their phones or any web browser, within our specially built booking system. 

Our inspectors can log into an online portal, mark on a calendar which days they’re able to work and set their own radius on an interactive map. Customers can then use the HouseScan website to book an inspection based upon this information.

How To Apply

We are constantly looking to expand our team throughout the UK, specifically in regards to widening our coverage and reducing inspector’s travel time. If you have the skills and experience detailed above, please complete the webform here. For any other questions or queries email us at: