Housing Enforcement Officer

£32,234 – £35,745
23 Sep 2020
22 Oct 2020
Contract Type
Full Time

Housing Enforcement Officer

Salary: £32,234 – £35,745


Full Time

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join Housing Enforcement within the Regulatory Services Team 

We are looking for a highly motivated individual with  experience in housing enforcement, to join our busy front line private sector housing service, within Regulatory Services.

You will be responsible for:

  • To investigate housing complaint’s and public health issues in privately rented houses
  • Surveying and risk assessing properties within the Private Rented Sector using the Housing Health and Safety Rating system, taking appropriate action to remove risks, preparing statements, schedules of works and statutory notices
  • Taking a lead responsibility for investigating complaints of threatened and actual illegal eviction and harassment
  • To take a lead responsibility for the licensing and inspecting Mobile Home Parks
  • To assess the suitability of Houses in Multiple Occupation and risk rate accordingly. To assess management suitability and apply relevant regulations and legislation in determining fit and proper criteria, management regulations, fire safety and housing standards.

Excellent customer service skills, organisational skills and the ability to work as part of a team. You will also have experience of inspecting properties under Housing Health and Safety Rating system. Managing and progressing a varied caseload and working within a busy front line team.  

Closing date: 22 October 2020