Damp & Mould Surveyor

Posted 10 November 2023
Salary £30 per hour via an umbrella company
LocationEast Midlands
Job type Temporary
Discipline Property Management & Construction Recruitment
Contact NameCharlotte Dexter

Job description

We are currently working in partnership with a Housing Association based in the East Midlands, who are recruiting for a Damp & Mould Surveyor on a temporary three-month contract. The position is due to start November 2023, with the hourly rate of pay being £30 per hour via an umbrella company.

The ideal candidate will have experience of tackling damp & mould within social housing and hold a full UK Driving License.

Duties will include (but are not limited to):

  • Responsible for the surveying and managing of the works process of the damp and mould services

  • Managing an end-to-end service for the damp and mould works, as well as disrepair cases, from surveying of customer’s homes, arranging required works and post works quality inspection

  • Diagnosing causes of potential damp, mould, as well as condensation and the required rectification works

  • Accurately record all findings and required works, using a reporting tool, carrying out full assessments

  • Reporting findings to allow required works to be undertaken

  • Instructing and managing the identified works within their financial sign-off, both utilising the internal repairs team and specialist contractors as required

  • Ensuring works have been completed and a resolution of the damp/mould has been identified

Skills, knowledge and expertise required:

  • Strong communication and organisatinal skills

  • Knowledge of damp & mould surveying

  • Social Housing experience

Working hours:

  • 37 hours per week

  • 8am to 4pm, Monday to Friday

Please note that you require recent experience to apply for this role.

James Andrews is acting as an employment agency and business in relation to this role.

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