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Building Safety Officer

Hays Building
West Midlands, Birmingham
Closing date
29 Jun 2022

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Job position
Contract Type
Temporary / Contract
Full Time
Job Function
Surveyor - Residential
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Job Details

Long-term temp opportunity for a building compliance and safety expert to join a large, fast paced program.

Your new company
This role sits in a large Estates team in the biggest city council in the UK. The council are passionately committed to making life better for the people who live in their city. The council are successful in creating a culture and environment that promotes inclusion, diversity, and progression.

Your new role
As a Building Safety Officer you will join a large team of colleagues that are also joining temporarily to assist on the large scale project that you will be playing your part in. The council is deploying a mass surveying and recording program of building compliance matters across their mass of residential stock. This stock primarily includes high-rise accommodation.

Day to day you will:

  • Have an oversight of all building safety management processes including emergency procedures of your allocated stock
  • Act as the point of contact for building occupiers and residents
  • Have a general duty to promote building safety and the safety of people in and about the buildings within their remit
  • Review and update on an ongoing basis and update the relevant documentation/information (including key information products - digital record, Fire emergency file, Full plans and Safety Case File for the building
  • Day-to day management of your buildings including contractor management related to remedial works

What you'll need to succeed

  • Fire risk assessment qualification from a professional body that is UKAS accredited
  • Building qualification comparable to level 3/4 related to property repairs and maintenance
  • Knowledge of local government and public sector settings
  • Minimum 3/5 years related to managing building risk
  • Minimum 3 years completing fire risk assessments

What you'll get in return
Negotiable pay dependant on individual assessment and long-term job security without sacrificing temp job flexibility (c.12 months+).

What you need to do now
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