Housing & Environmental Directorate
TECHNICAL OFFICER – DISABLED FACILITIES GRANTS
(Fixed Term 18 Months Contract)
37 hours per week
£23,398 - £24,964 per annum
(All terms and conditions are subject to the Council’s Pay and Grading Review)
South Derbyshire District Council as a result of a growing demand for disabled adaptations is seeking to recruit a full time post based at the Civic Offices in Swadlincote. We are looking for an enthusiastic and committed individual who has an aptitude for technical detailing and problem solving.
The successful applicant will report directly to the Architectural Projects Officer and will play a key role within the DFG team in delivering various adaptation schemes across the district. The role encompasses the design, specification and procurement of adaptations across all tenures which will involve collaboration with colleagues, external agencies and contractors.
The successful applicant will need to hold a relevant HND in construction / building or equivalent qualification and have experience and be proficient in the use of AutoCAD LT 2017 to produce technical drawings.
It is expected that the successful applicant is able to demonstrate strong inter-personal skills, excellent organisation and communication skills as well as a strong commitment to excellent customer service. Working with sensitive data will also require high levels of personal integrity and confidentially.
To apply please view the notes and complete the online Application Form.
Closing date: 12th January 2018
Interviews held on: w/c 22nd January 2018
We are looking for applicants committed to equal opportunities and diversity and good customer care to ensure that our customers with an excellent service.