Housing Renewal Technical Officer

Location
Bideford, Devon
Salary
£21,074 — £26,470 per annum
Posted
05 Dec 2018
Closes
05 Jan 2019
Job role
Officer
Contract Type
Full time

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