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Senior Technician (Housing Enforcement)

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Fixed Term
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
03/10/2019
Advert End Date:
17/10/2019 22:59
Salary:
£25,295 - £27,905 per annum
Hours per week:
37 hours per week
Job Category:
Housing
Vacancy ID:
192051
Employment Location:
Newcastle upon Tyne
Post Number:
OPS319
Closing date:
17 Oct
Further Information

Public Safety and Regulation
Fixed term until 31 March 2020
Hours are up to 37 per week, we can be flexible regarding these

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

This is an exciting time to join the team as we prepare for a new Additional and Selective licensing scheme which is due to commence April 2020. We also have a number of proactive short-term enforcement projects which we will expect the successful candidate to support.

The team deals 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.

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

For an informal discussion please contact Gwen Smith, Team Manager Public Safety and Regulation, on 0191 2771456.

Apply online at www.northeastjobs.org.uk.