Senior Technician, HMO Licensing

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Fixed Term
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 17/01/2019 22:59
£23,866 - £27,358 per annum
Hours per week:
37 hours per week
Job Category:
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Newcastle upon Tyne
Post Number:
Closing date:
17 Jan
Further Information

Fixed term for 18 months
37 hours per week

We are seeking an enthusiastic and self-motivated Technical Officer with the necessary training and experience to work in our Public Protection and Neighbourhoods Team.

The team deal with a wide range of housing related issues including housing standards, noise and anti-social behaviour, public health nuisances and landlord licensing to improve conditions in the private housing sector.

It is essential to have a good understanding of the regulatory framework, guidance and good practice in relation to the Housing Act and in particular HMO licensing.

The role will primarily be within our HMO Licensing team to implement the recent changes to the mandatory HMO licensing scheme and will involve dealing with licence applications through to validation, compliance inspections and investigation of complaints in both licensed and unlicensed HMO’s.

Excellent communication and interpersonal skills are required with proven ability to deliver services.

For an informal discussion please contact Paula Davis, Team Manager Public Safety and Regulation on 0191 211 6175.

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This job is closed for applications.