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Netley House, Gomshall, Guildford, Surrey, GU5 9QA

Welcome to the Careers website for Hutton + Rostron, UK market leaders in Architectural Conservation, Building Pathology and specialist building investigations.

Why work for Hutton + Rostron?

architectural-conservationH+R are an independent team of building professionals and scientists. Founded in 1966, we have built up extensive experience in investigating building defects and specifying effective and sustainable remedial solutions. Heritage conservation is a particular area of expertise.

Our specialist building surveys provide in-depth information and practical recommendations for our clients’ need for cost-effective remedial action. Our approach to any building problem is highly pragmatic, and we avoid product led solutions wherever possible. Instead, we have developed non-destructive and minimally invasive surveying methods that are particularly suitable for historic structures and buildings. Our recommendations are clear and actionable, being sustainable and environmentally friendly and sympathetic to the building material in question.

While avoiding unnecessary or ineffectual work, we are working in tandem with our clients to preserve original building materials and methods of constructions, particularly where these are of special historical or architectural significance.

H+R enjoy an excellent reputation and we are highly respected by specialist contractors, Conservation Officers and heritage bodies. Our client list includes major commercial property players such as developers, contractors, management companies and landed estates, as well as fellow industry professionals, heritage bodies and also private property owners.

The team at H+R

We are a highly skilled and dedicated professional team of independent specialist building surveyors, scientists and property professionals.

Our staff members are professionally qualified individuals who come from a wide range of disciplines including Architecture, Surveying, Environmental Science, Wood Science, Natural Sciences, Arboriculture, Chemistry to mention a few.

Their technical abilities, professional experience, enthusiasm and commitment to our field of operation is what makes H+R an inspiring and rewarding company to be a part of.

Salaries at H+R are industry competitive and in-house training is provided where necessary. There are regular opportunities for external staff training to encourage you to expand your professional knowledge and develop your individual skill set.

Our staff benefit from an attractive working environment at our Head Office in the Surrey countryside or our Cheshire office.

Our team works on buildings all over the UK and beyond, and there may be an opportunity for you to be involved in some of most prestigious buildings in the country.

Opportunities to join our professional team

Commercial-21-300x215Do you have what it takes to join Hutton + Rostron? If you are a building professional or a scientist with a special interest in understanding the interrelationship of building structures, building materials and their environments, contents and occupants, you may just be the right person to join our team.

At H+R, we are always pleased to hear from professional colleagues who may be interested in working with us in the field of specialist building investigations and building conservation services.

H+R occasionally have positions for suitable colleagues based at Netley House and for professionals experienced in our area of work based in other parts of the UK. If you are interested in working with us, please with your CV or to arrange a visit to Netley House.

Current Vacancies

While we are always keen to hear from highly motivated and qualified general applicants, at present we have a vacancy for:

Specialist Building Material Surveyor – please download the full Job Description here.

How to Apply

Please send your application and CV to James Hutton at For further information about any vacancies at Hutton + Rostron, please feel free to call us on 01483 203 221.