Our client, based in the Midlands just outside of Birmingham, is currently recruiting for a Private Sector Housing Officer on a 3 month temporary contract.
The position is due to start as soon as possible on a full-time 37 hours per week basis. The hourly rate is £27 per hour via umbrella.
The successful candidate must be HHSRS qualified and have recent experience of inspecting properties, as well as hold a full UK Driving License.
Duties will include (but are not limited to):
Undertaking HHSRS inspections for single dwelling complaints in private rented sector
Revisiting single dwelling disrepair complaints in the private rented sector to check compliance with schedule of works
Using environmental health background in order to understand the correct service of notices
Gathering evidence for breaches of Housing Act 2004 for potential Civil Penalties and prosecutions
Using Housing Health and Safety Rating System (HHSRS) qualification (essential) to survey dwellings
Inspecting properties and carrying out HHSRS assessments
Taking action under the Housing Act 2004
Efficiently recording actions and time-keeping
Need to be Housing Health and Safety Rating System (HHSRS) qualified
Recent experience of inspecting properties and carrying out HHSRS assessments
Housing Act 2004 actions
Skills, knowledge and expertise required:
Excellent recording of actions and time-keeping
Risk assessment and management
Compliance and due diligence
Rewards and Benefits:
Flexible working days
37 hours per week
Monday – Friday, flexible hours
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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