Housing Renewal Technical Officer

Location
Devon
Salary
£21,074 — £26,470
Posted
07 Dec 2018
Closes
09 Jan 2019
Sector
Housing
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Housing Renewal Technical Officer

Full Time - 37 hours per week

Salary £21,074 — £26,470 per annum 

We are looking for an enthusiastic and committed person to join the Council’s Housing Renewal Team based in Bideford. The Officer will carry out inspections of private sector properties and draw up schedules of condition & disrepair. They will also assess properties in accordance with legislation and statutory guidance and prepare enforcement notices.  The role will include the registration and monitoring of Houses in Multiple Occupation in accordance with legislation and the provision of advice, information and enforcement action on empty homes.  

Experience of office work, working with the public, and carrying out inspections of buildings to identify defects and appropriate remedies are essential, as is working well as part of a busy team. The ability to learn, interpret and apply legislation relevant to the post is vital.  

For an informal discussion on this post, please contact Janet Williams, Environmental Health & Community Safety Manager Tel:01237 428857. 

Further details are available from our website careers.torridge.gov.uk  

Closing date: 9 January 2019 at midday 
Interview date: 24 January 2019  

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