Private Housing Technical Officer

    Employer City of Lincoln Council

    Location Lincoln

    Industry Housing Association

    Contract Full Time

    Job Type Permanent

    Salary £23,577 - £25,161

    Deadline 10/07/2017

    Description

    Come to historic Lincoln and share in the exciting opportunities available in this rapidly developing city at the heart of rural Lincolnshire.

    The Private Housing Team aim is to help people live healthier, better lives through safe and comfortable housing and healthy communities.

    The team designs and delivers home adaptations, provides housing assistance, and protects victims of domestic abuse.

    It licences houses in multiple occupation, seeks out unlicensed HMOs, deals with overcrowding, regulates rented accommodation, deals with statutory nuisance, and finds solutions for long term empty properties.

    It is promoting a new Trusted Landlord Scheme and building on the success of its Rogue Landlord Project.

    We are seeking a technical officer with knowledge of building construction and housing law, who can carry out surveys and design solutions. Your role will include carrying out early investigations and assisting Housing Standards and Enforcement Officers.

    Closing Date: 23rd June 2017

    For an informal discussion please contact Alan Jones (01522 873791).

    For a job description and personal specification please contact: Human Resources, City of Lincoln council, City Hall, Beaumont Fee, Lincoln, LN1 1DE Email: [email protected]