HOUSING ENFORCEMENT OFFICER

Recruiter
Adecco
Location
England, Surrey, Croydon
Salary
Up to £17.73 per hour
Posted
15 Jul 2019
Closes
12 Aug 2019
Ref
JN -072019-79308
Contact
Maisie Howell
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time

HOUSING ENFORCEMENT OFFICER

CROYDON

MONDAY- FRIDAY 9AM- 5PM

3 MONTH ASSIGNMENT (Possibility to be extended)

£17.73 HOURLY RATE

ASAP START

MAIN DUTIES:

  • To investigate service demands relating to poor housing conditions, statutory nuisance, pest control, drainage and filthy premises in the private sector and take appropriate action as necessary to resolve the complaint.
  • To act as case officer in applying for warrants to enter premises by force if necessary.
  • To carry out inspections & surveys of drainage systems, produce accurate drawings and specifications for remedial work to take necessary action, including service of legal notices and works in default where necessary.
  • To deal with the demolition of buildings.
  • To carry out site inspections relating to the identification of hazards identified under the Housing Health and Safety rating System (HHSRS), or statutory nuisances or public health issues in Houses in Multiple Occupation (HMO's) and single family dwellings, and to take informal or statutory enforcement action as required.
  • To liaise with the police and external contractors in the execution of warrants to enter premises by force if necessary.
  • To prepare & sign legal notices to deal with defects to private drains & sewers.

THE IDEAL CANDIDATE WILL HAVE:

  • Relevant qualification in environmental health, building and/or drainage or experience of working in a relevant field.
  • A thorough understanding and application of the wide range of legislation relating to Housing, Public Health, Drainage and Pests
  • Experience of identifying defects to residential properties

*Please apply online with your CV. Please note that only successfully shortlisted candidates will be contacted*

Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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