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Ref: OPL1275612
GBP22 - GBP25 per hour
UK, London
Property & Real Estate, Affordable Housing
26th July 2017
Job Type

Repairs Maintenance Surveyor - Contract - £22 - £25 Per Hour

Maintenance Surveyor - Reactive Repairs / Voids Maintenance - Social Housing

A new opportunity has become available at a well-established Social Housing provider based in West London. They are currently seeking an experienced Maintenance Surveyor to join as part of their Reactive Repairs Team.
You will be responsible for surveying, diagnosing and raising work orders for small scale works using the schedule of rates. You will aim to deliver an efficient, customer focused and cost effective service to the organisation's tenants.

Job Role

You will be responsible for the delivery of professional surveys focusing on responsive repairs, voids and aids and adaptations.

Carry out inspections and surveys and prepare accurate technical advice on all matters.

Responsible for liaising with in-house service providers and contractor staff to ensure the delivery of a top quality service.

Carrying out voids inspections to ensure empty properties are ready and up to standard ready to be re-let in line with service level expectations.

Candidate Requirements

Substantial experience within social housing provider in a technical remit

You will be educated to at least HND/HNC or degree level qualification in surveying/ building construction or similar.

You will strong enough to deal with complaints and visit residents and communicate with Housing officers.

Experience of surveying in a social housing or private rent environment is essential.

Must be familiar with schedules of rates and also have knowledge and experience of the price per Property cost model that are used.

Excellent diagnostic skills

Access to a car

Competency in the use of IT, including Excel

The ability to work independently and as part of a team

This is an ideal opportunity to work for a renowned and expanding team as workloads increase, to gain invaluable experience within the field.

What to do next...

If you are interested in the position or wish for further information please submit your CV in Word format or contact Owen Plant on 0207 478 2500

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