Property Contract Surveyor M&E

05 Apr 2019
22 Apr 2019
Full Time
Organisation Type
Housing association / RP

Based: National role ideally based in Bradford office
Hours: Full-time - 35 hours/week

About Us

People come to work for Habinteg because they believe in what matters to us. Inclusion drives all that we do, be that the services we offer to tenants, the environments we create or the homes we deliver. One in four people in this country are disabled but most homes are designed to exclude them. We believe in designing homes and creating neighbourhoods that everyone can share and enjoy.  We have 3350 homes across the country from Tyneside to Cornwall. We are champions of the Lifetime Homes Standard and provide expert training and consultancy through our Centre for Accessible Environments (CAE) in-house team.

About the Role

This is an exciting opportunity to join the asset management team following a restructure and recent procurement of our repairs and maintenance services. You will play a key role in managing the new maintenance contractors in the region, you will engage on a daily basis with your housing management colleagues, customers and stakeholders to ensure that high levels of compliance are achieved. This is a national role and you may need to travel to all areas of Habinteg’s area of operation.

About You

You will be an experienced in areas of compliance and mechanical and electrical works within in the housing sector ideally with a range of experience managing contractors and delivering a great compliance service to customers. You will have excellent communication skills and be able to demonstrate an understanding and commitment to Habinteg’s inclusive housing mission.

You will need to demonstrate experience in delivering a compliance/mechanical and electrical services, experience in water hygiene, asbestos and lift safety would be an advantage.

You will be flexible and agile in your approach, being able to adapt your approach to different circumstances and be able to travel to different locations within your regional area.

You will need strong written and verbal communication skills and represent Habinteg when dealing with contractors and customers alike.

The role requires the ability to drive and access to a car. Occasional overnight stays and working outside usual office hours will also be required