Project Officer (Lifts)

Posted 24 June 2024
Salary £300 per day via an umbrella company
Job type Temporary
Discipline Property Management & Construction Recruitment
Contact NameAilis Reilly

Job description

We are proud to be partnering with Housing Association based in Bedfordshire, who are looking to appoint a Project Officer (Lift Safety/LOLER) on a temporary basis for three months.

This will be a full-time position, with a daily rate of up to £300 per day via an umbrella company.

The ideal candidate will have experience must have experience of leading Lift Safety/LOLER contracts within social housing, relevant qualifications/accreditation, and hold a full UK Driving Licence.

Duties will include (but are not limited to):

  • Acting as the main point of contact for contract management of the annual and cyclical lift maintenance, service and LOLER programmes across the domestic housing stock

  • Ensuring legislative and regulatory duties in relation to lifting are met and followed by customers, contractors and staff

  • Working with the Property Services and Finance team to manage and report on planned and cyclical budgets

  • Ensuring that all contractor compliance data and certification is accurate and valid, viewing any contractor documentation and addressing any shortfallings

  • Ensuring that projects are well planned and that performance targets are met by contractors, in line with KPIs

  • Contract managing any small cyclical programmes as required (e.g. PAT testing)

Experience required:

  • Experience required in Social Housing

  • Experience working with customers within housing

  • Experience of leading Lift Safety/LOLER contracts within social housing, relevant qualifications/accreditation

Skills, knowledge and expertise required:

  • Risk assessment and management

  • Numerate with good communication skills and ability to provide high quality reports

  • A good working knowledge of IT, including Asprey, Microsoft Office software, CRM, Keystone, or other compliance/Social Housing software

Working hours:

  • 37 hours per week

  • Monday – Friday, 9am-5pm

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.

At James Andrews Recruitment Solutions we try to respond to all applications personally, however, due to the high volume of applications this is not always possible. If you have not heard back from us within 72 hours, please assume that your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.

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