We are currently working in partnership with a Housing Association based in the Oxfordshire, who are recruiting for a surveyor on a temporary eight-to-ten-week contract with the potential for an extension. The hourly rate of pay is £28 to £30 via an Umbrella company.
The ideal candidate must have experience of surveying within social housing and hold a full UK driving license.
Duties will include (but are not limited to):
Undertaking reactive, void and occasional stock condition surveys on social housing properties (communal extra care supported schemes, flats and domestic houses)
Monitoring programme performance, quality standards and ensuring good liaison and excellent communications with staff, stakeholders and residents
Identifying Damp & Mould within properties and make recommendations on findings
Ensuring that contractors are regularly monitored for quality, performance and value and hold operational meetings regarding KPI’s, expenditure and Health & Safety issues
Inspecting properties for component lifecycle analysis, including kitchens, bathrooms and roofs
Liaising and corresponding with the repair team to ensure building and maintenance issues are comprehensively involved
Completing reviews of previous recommendations for asbestos and fire, ensuring work was completed and making note of any incomplete work
Monitoring and authorising invoices
Skills, knowledge and expertise required:
Strong communication skills and the ability to liaise with tenants and Senior Management
Experience working within a Housing Association
Well organised with the ability to work on own initiative
Full UK driving license and own vehicle
35 hours per week
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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