Compliance Inspector (Property Services)

Dover, Kent
£33,883.49 to £38,965.65 per annum
21 Mar 2019
07 Apr 2019
Full Time
Organisation Type
Housing association / RP

East Kent Housing needs YOU!  We operate in a challenging and rewarding environment and have recently changed our operating model to prepare us for the future. 

Are you a building professional with experience of compliance regimes for mechanical/electrical equipment and plant for properties and blocks of flats? In this role you will monitor service provider performance (contractors and consultants), report findings and update systems to ensure that EKH fulfils our contractual and statutory obligations to our client councils and residents by delivering compliance and servicing programmes to the required cost, quality and time parameters.

You will contribute to the provision of a resilient, flexible and professional inspection and surveying function for building engineering services and you will procure small scale works (up to £30k) in the most cost effective manner, complying with legislation and Standing Orders in all areas.

You will be primarily based in Dover and covering Margate, Canterbury, Aylesham or Folkestone with home visits to tenants and training/promotional events across East Kent as required

East Kent Housing has an exciting and bright future ahead.  If you want to be part of our journey, visit to find out more about this role, read the job description, and to apply! Closing date is Sunday 7 April 2019.

About East Kent Housing

What do we do?

EKH is part of a growing sector which aims to make sure that everyone has a secure home they can afford.  We manage over 17,000 properties for the four councils of East Kent (Canterbury, Dover, Folkestone & Hythe, and Thanet).  We are responsible for the inspection, repair and maintenance of residents’ homes, the collection of charges and rent, and support our residents by providing advice services and responding to enquiries and issues affecting them and the communities that we serve.  Our people work in both customer-facing and business support roles as part of a large not-for-profit ALMO (Arm’s Length Management Organisation) focused on making a difference in the community and to peoples’ lives.

Why join East Kent Housing?

A job in housing is never dull, it is often challenging and rewarding, and we love the fact that every day at EKH is different.  Our people go above-and-beyond to deliver an outstanding service to both internal and external customers.  With a wide variety of different roles across the organisation, there is plenty of scope for career growth and development.  In addition to competitive salaries, we offer great benefits including agile/flexible working, annual leave of up to 30 days per year, generous employer pension contributions – and, of course, a great team to work with!

Our Culture

At EKH we work together in a way which makes us feel valued and recognised for what we do, while always looking for ways to improve.  Our customers and our colleagues are really important to us, and we work together to deliver the best service possible to our customers.