Rogue Landlord Officer

Location
Cumbria
Salary
£30,785 - £32,486 Per annum
Posted
28 Apr 2017
Closes
24 May 2017
Sector
Housing
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time

ROGUE LANDLORD OFFICER

GRADE I £30,785 - £32,486 Per annum

Temporary for 2 years

Carlisle City Council have an excellent opportunity available for an experienced and qualified Environmental Health Officer, the individual appointed to the Rogue Landlord Officer post will take the lead on an exciting new project to tackle Rogue Landlords in the City, with a main focus around the mixed commercial and residential areas of the City.

You will have a sound knowledge of housing law and private sector housing issues and will be a confident and self-motivated professional with excellent communication skills. It will also be of some benefit if the individual has experience in Food Safety law, as they will be working closely alongside colleagues in Environmental Health to improve outcomes for the commercial Businesses.

You will be responsible for carrying out HHSRS inspections in both single and multi-occupancy dwellings. You will be required to attend Public Inquiries, courts of law, and tribunals. You will have to demonstrate that you have good housing enforcement skills as you will be dealing with problematic landlords.

The post holder will be required to work outside normal Office hours, to participate in individual project duties, with partner agencies.

This post is subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure.

For further details and application form please visit our website www.carlisle.gov.uk or email vacancies@carlisle.gov.uk quoting the post Ref V1778.  The closing date for applications is noon on Wednesday 24th May 2017