Legal Disrepair Surveyor

Hays Building
£32.00 - £34.00 per hour
Closing date
20 Jul 2022

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Contract Type
Full Time
Job Function
Surveyor - Building
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Legal Disrepair Surveyor

Your new company
Our client is a Local Authority based in Hertfordshire, keen to meet with experienced Legal Disrepair Surveyors.

Your new role
Duties will include:

  • Work within a Repairs team
  • Deal with increasing Disrepair caseload (at the moment approx. 30 cases)
  • Carry out detailed surveys
  • Compile detailed reports
  • Specify works as required as part of new 'Fit for human habitation act 2018
  • Complete 'Scott's reports' as required
  • Issue works to DLO/Contractors as necessary
  • Supervise works and carry out inspections
  • Post inspect/sign off completed works
  • Liaise with Stevenage Borough Council 'in house' Lawyer/s
  • Act as expert witness and provide evidence as required
  • Initially will be 5 days in office working, based at Daneshill offices (this may change depending how role develops)
  • Working with 'Northgate' housing management system re: scrutinising repairs histories and raising orders to DLO/Contractors
  • May involve supervision of a Caretaking operative
  • Report to the Repairs Manager

What you'll need to succeed
Essential skills/qualifications:

  • Experience of working with housing providers
  • Minimum 5 years post qualification experience
  • Relevant technical qualification e.g. MRICS (Member of the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors) or MCIOB (Member of the Chartered Institute of Building)

What you'll get in return
Flexible working options available as the role develops

What you need to do now
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