Housing Standards and Enforcement Officer

    Employer City of Lincoln Council

    Location Lincoln

    Industry Private Housing

    Contract Full Time

    Job Type Permanent

    Salary £31,020 - £33,444

    Deadline 17/12/2018

    Description

    We are looking for an experienced, professional and proactive officer to improve private sector housing in the historic City of Lincoln.

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

    As a senior member of the team you will identify, licence and improve HMOs in a university city, including the implementation of the extended mandatory licensing criteria.

    You will work independently, using your knowledge and experience of housing law to remove hazards, deal with statutory nuisance, use enforcement powers to tackle long term empty homes and deliver housing assistance schemes.

    You will lead projects such as the Trusted Landlord Scheme and work alongside the successful Rogue Landlord Project.

    You will line manage the technical officers promoting high standards of performance and developing the skills of a new and exciting team.