Akton Recruitment currently has an exciting opportunity for a Housing Renewal Officer to join the team of a Local Authority in London.
- Undertake inspections and surveys to determine the actions required to safeguard and risk assess all private sector housing stock, vacant, tenanted and owner occupied and caravan sites with regard to all relevant statutory provisions.
- Undertake inspections of Empty Properties. Liaison with the owners to assist in bringing the property back into use. Inspection of Empty Homes that are open to access and serving the necessary statutory notices.
- Prepare reports and recommendations relating to the demolition, closure or compulsory purchase of unfit accommodation or empty properties.
- Play an active part tackling Rogue Landlords within North East Lincolnshire.
It is essential the post holder has previous housing enforcement experience and can competently assess building defects, complete a schedule of repairs and complete a Housing Health and Safety Rating System risk assessment. The applicant must have experience serving statutory notices and compiling a case for prosecution in all manner of housing legislation. Be able to source/interrogate intelligence and use these to build a robust enforcement case
If you would like to apply for this position please send a CV or call 01772 428186 and ask for Jordan for more details.