private sector housing enforcement officer in southend-on-sea

10 April 2019
joe chart, randstad cpe
job type
£ 30 - £ 31 per hour
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southend-on-sea, east of england
construction & property
sub specialism
job type
working hours
£ 30 - £ 31 per hour
reference number
joe chart, randstad cpe
0203 680 0600
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job description

Private Sector Housing Enforcement Officer

Are you looking to work closer to home? An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Private Sector Housing Enforcement Officer based in a Local Authority in Essex.

Post: Private Sector Housing Enforcement Officer


* £30 per hour (temp)
* £30,000 - £36,000 (perm)

The main duties of the role are as follows;

* To undertake inspections, surveys and other investigations of residential properties in the private sector under housing and related legislation, as directed.
* To undertake investigations and enquiries; producing reports, work schedules and correspondence as are required, both on a routine basis and when specially requested by a Senior Officer.
* To represent the Council in respect of the job holder's day to day involvement with the public or representatives of outside bodies, as required.
* To undertake tasks outside normal hours of an emergency, nature, or planned activities necessary to provide an effective service.


* Qualified Environmental Health Officer, registered with the CIEH Registration Board or qualified housing surveyor with a recognised relevant qualification in that field (HNC/HND or RICS approved degree or similar).
* Certified as competent to conduct Health & Safety Rating System (HHSRS) surveys/assessments.
* Knowledge of various HMO enforcement practices and legislation.
* Experience of surveying of residential properties, including compilation of inspection notes, and other relate records.

Clients are looking to interview and shortlist shortly, so please submit your CV promptly for consideration.

Please apply with submission of your CV and Joe Chart from our London CPE office will be in Touch. For more information and a confidential chat about the position, please do not hesitate to call us on 0203 680 0630.

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Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.


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