Job Title: Technical Officer
Location: Farnham House, Stevenage
Salary Range: H8 £26,999 to £29,636
The Hertfordshire Home Improvement Agency (HHIA) provides disabled adaptations to people’s homes throughout 5 Districts in Hertfordshire.
Delivery of Adaptations includes surveying, design including use of CAD or Visio, procurement of works via schedule of rates and Tendering process along with management of contractors.
The HHIA prides itself on delivering a high quality service tailored to our client’s .
Working as part of a busy multiskilled team, you will be self-motivated, professional and approachable providing excellent customer service.
You will have attention to detail and experience of working with Auto Cad to deliver property designs and adaptations.
You will have experience of negotiating with and managing contractors and be able to where necessary liaise effectively with client representatives such as OT and social worker teams.
You will also have knowledge and experience of H&S requirements, building regulations and standards as applied to adaptations and the equalities act.
If you think you meet the criteria as set out in the Job description and person specification for this post and would like to become part of a thriving professional team who care about what we do, we want to hear from you.
Contractual hours: 37 per week in accordance with the needs of the service Monday to Friday.
For an informal discussion please contact Michelle Abraham 07580 742872
Closing date: Friday 12thJune 2020
Interview date: W/C Monday 29thJune 2020
Benefits of Working for HCC:
- Flexible Working Arrangements (depending on the role)
- Excellent Career Development
- Salary Exchange for Additional Benefits
- Excellent Pension Scheme with Employer Contributions
- Shopping Discounts
- Support Groups & Wellbeing Schemes
How to Apply: Please follow the 'Apply for Job' button at the bottom of the screen. As part of the application you will be required to upload your most recent CV ensuring gaps in employment have been addressed and includes your current, or most recent, employer. You are also asked to provide a supporting statement which is your opportunity to evidence how your skills, knowledge and experience match what we are looking for based on the Person Specification area of the attached Job Outline. If you do not supply a supporting statement, your application will be rejected.
Safeguarding:Safeguarding children and adults is of utmost importance to Hertfordshire County Council. The Council requires employees to abide by legislation and best practice to enable Hertfordshire to achieve this. This role has been identified as requiring a Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) check. For more information Click Here
English Fluency: The ability to converse at ease with members of the public and provide advice in accurate spoken English is essential for the post.
Disability Confident: We are proud to be a Disability Confident employer and guarantee an interview to anyone disclosing a disability whose application meets the minimum criteria for the post.
How to Apply
Please apply online via the link provided.