Housing Renewal Technical Officer

10.92 - 13.72 GBP Hourly
03 Jan 2019
31 Jan 2019
Contract Type
Part Time
Housing Renewal Technical Officer

Part time, 3 month contract


Salary DOE

Acorn Recruitment are looking for a Housing Renewal Technical Officer for a local authority based in Bideford. The role involves providing a comprehensive, front-line service to customers and clients.

Main duties and responsibilities:

* Assess homes for Disabled Facilities adaptations, working in partnership with Social Services, other health and social care organisations and architects as appropriate
* Act as technical lead for contractors carrying out housing repair functions, including pricing schedules of work & checking others pricing
* Advise customers on private sector renewal issues, including home energy efficiency
* Liaise with colleagues and outside agencies to ensure the customer receives a full range of advice on services available
* Process grants and loans in a timely fashion & in accordance with financial regulations

Person specification:

* 5 GCSE's at Grade C or equivalent including Maths & English
* Building qualification - minimum NVQ Level 4, HNC or similar
* Working knowledge of the Housing Health and Safety Rating System
* Experience of working in an office environment
* Full driving licence and car available for work
* Computer literate (ability to use Microsoft Office and the internet)
* A commitment to customer care

Apply online today or call the branch on (phone number removed) for more information