Private Sector Housing Officer

Location
England, Surrey
Salary
£24 - £30 per hour
Posted
06 Oct 2017
Closes
13 Oct 2017
Ref
PSHD
Contact
Adam Johns
Sector
Public sector
Hours
Full Time
Job Level
Officer
Specialism
Housing

Our client, based in South East, is currently recruiting for a Private Sector Housing Officer on a temporary contract for Six months.


The position is due to start in immediately and is for 35 hours per week. The hourly rate is negotiable based on experience for this position.

The ideal candidate will have a minimum of two years' experience in the sector, however this requirement can be flexible.

Duties will include (but not limited to):
* Working with Private Sector landlords within a geographical patch
* Carrying out HMO inspections and dealing with enforcement work where necessary
* Conducting HHSRS inspections and identifying works to be done
* Responding to tenant complains and negotiating with Private Sector Landlords
* Dealing with licensing issues and agreements for private accommodation including caravans
* Investigate empty homes and intervened to bring them back into use

Knowledge/Expertise:
* HHSRS qualified
* 2 years' experience within the sector