About the Role
We require a suitably qualified and experienced person to carry out private sector housing licensing and enforcement duties. The role primarily involves licensing of Houses in Multiple Occupation (HMO), but could potentially also include licensing of residential caravan sites and other housing investigation and enforcement work.
About the Person
The successful candidate will have:
- Good knowledge of the law around regulation of private sector housing
- Experience of inspecting, licensing and enforcing standards in residential property, including houses in multiple occupation
- Great communication skills
- An investigative and analytical approach
- Excellent time management skills
- Strong IT skills and be able to produce clear reports and case records
In exchange for your expertise, experience and enthusiasm, we will offer support in continuing your personal and career development, in addition to providing a wide range of employment linked benefits.
We provide you with competitive annual leave, and contribute 15% towards the LGPS pension scheme. You will also have access to a range of discounts including local and high street stores, and salary sacrifice schemes including a cycle lease scheme, and 'Better' leisure centre membership.
For an informal discussion about the role, please call Katie Jackson, Environmental Health Manager, on 01737 276309.
We are proud to support the guaranteed interview schemes for those meeting the essential criteria for the role, under the Disability Confident employer scheme for disabled candidates, and the 'Veteran's scheme' for ex-armed forces candidates.
Closing date: Sunday 24th March 2019
Interview date: Monday 8th April 2019
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Our great working environment and the values and behaviours of every individual and team in the Council, help to evolve the culture of our organisation to become more commercial, innovative and embracing of change. Successful applicants to our career opportunities will be able to demonstrate they share the values and behaviours we seek in our organisation.