Temporary Surveyor/Property Manager – Housing Services

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Temporary Surveyor/Property Manager – Housing Services
THATCHAM, Berkshire
Contract / Temporary

SGN 5219390

Posted: 8th November 2022 11:07
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  • Pay Rate:

    £18.71 per hour PAYE

  • Hours per Week:

    37 Monday – Friday, normal working hours

  • This opening assignment is for 3 months

  • THATCHAM, Berkshire,

    RG19 6AD

What's involved with this role:

Full Job Title: Temporary Surveyor/Property Manager – Housing Services

Job Reference: SGN 5219390

Pay Rate: £18.71 per hour PAYE

The Candidate needs to be in the Berkshire/North Hampshire area due to work location. Surveying Property Disrepair skills and experience essential.

Responsibility and accountability for overseeing the day to day delivery of all Property Service activities within a patch.

Provide the entire maintenance service including the direct delivery of repairs through a team of multi-skilled trades persons. Be accountable for business delivery and performance management of the patch.

Drive optimisation of the front line to make it easy, get it done first time and communicate with customers.

Specifics include:

  • Own the day to day delivery on the patch (on the patch 80% time)
  • Responsible for management, coaching & development of up to 8 trades, including performance management
  • Takes ownership for their role and takes responsibility to get results
  • Responsible for circa 1000-1500 homes
  • Responsible for ensuring that all maintenance repairs are effectively managed, compliant and undertaken in accordance with policies and guidance.
  • Responsible for ensuring performance targets are achieved, demonstrating drive and energy
  • Responsible for the delivery of stock condition and other related surveys
  • Engage & connect easily with people including housing and development colleagues & customers
  • Ensure resources are optimised in order to deliver to customers. Work with peers to manage resources efficiently between response, majors voids and planned
  • Responsibility for stock condition, fire safety actions and other customer/property surveys as required, and deliver any actions following surveys
  • Manage the quality of works undertaken across the region, by ensuring audits on completed works (especially contractor works) are carried out and performance is managed in accordance with property services targets.
  • Identify areas of poor performance and implement actions to remedy. This includes contractor delivery as well as the in-house team.

 

Specific Role Requirements” – to give yourself the maximum chance of success please try and ensure your CV addresses the following essential criteria:

  1. Appropriate vocational/technical qualification
  2. Good level of education with an intermediate professional qualification or diploma in related discipline
  3. Thorough knowledge of project management practices
  4. Extensive knowledge of the legal and regulatory framework for housing maintenance
  5. Signification knowledge of property maintenance, housing decency standard and property defects
  6. Significant experience of preparing cost estimates / schedules of work and contract documents
  7. IT skills including Microsoft packages

 

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  1. Our clients are generally seeking applicants who are reasonably local, so on that basis we would ideally like you to supply us with your address (or at least your post code) and a telephone number so that we can reach you during working hours.
  2. Your recent UK working experience going back at least 5 years, or full employment history if you have been working for fewer years than this.
  3. Your availability to work either immediately, or at short notice.
  4. *** Qualification details and any other experience/skills relevant to the job role to help support your application (and help us to help you!) – please give full details within your CV document.
  5. Please refer to the Role Requirements section above – your CV must address the requirements listed

Other preferable/desirable details to include on your CV, if applicable:

  1. Any local authority/public sector experience
  2. Any relevant qualifications held or being studied for

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Job Ref: SGN 5219390
Temporary Surveyor/Property Manager – Housing Services
Client Category: Private Sector

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Client Category: Private Sector

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