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Technical Officer

  • Job reference: JAMC405
  • Location: Hammersmith and Fulham, London
  • Job type: Temporary
  • Area of Expertise: Building Surveyors (All Levels), Control Surveyors (All Levels), Maintenance Surveyors (All Levels)
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Job description: My client, a local authority based in West London is looking for a Technical Officer to join their team. This is a full time, temporary ongoing agency contract and the successful candidate must have experience with disabled facilities and adaptions, along with surveying and inspecting experience.

The main purpose of the role is to facilitate the completion of quality & timely major adaptations to residential properties to meet the needs of disabled residents. This will include visiting service users at home to ensure the environment is suitable, building relationships with providers and joint partners and to be responsible for performance management processes, data collection and outcome monitoring within the Adaptations and Grants Service.

The main responsibilities/knowledge and skills that the successful candidate will be able to demonstrate are as follows;

Experience in undertaking building surveying, including undertaking inspections, diagnosing defects, identifying breaches in lease and building standards, specifying remedial works.
Experience in working with and leading a wide range of stakeholders within a Public-Sector Context.
Excellent customer care skills with an ability to translate complex information making it easily understood
Experience of Project Management of complex remedial works.
Experience contributing to a fee earning business unit.
Experience of building surveying methods, procedures and processes
Commercial awareness and experience in supporting a fee earning business
Knowledge of Party Wall legislation and experience of preparing party wall notices
Knowledge & experience of Building Regulations
Knowledge & experience of CDM regulations and their application in managing works
Knowledge of Right to Buy principles and methods for undertaking Right to Buy surveys.
General understanding of tenancy terms and leasehold conditions relating to building fabric.
Knowledge and understanding of the Equalities Act 2010

The client is looking urgently to fill 2 of these posts and as such are willing to offer up to £23 p/hr Umbrella Ltd dependant on experience. If this sounds of interest then please email a copy of your up to date CV to or call Jamal at Service Care Construction on 01772 208967.