Building Inspector

Blue Octopus Recruitment Ltd
Evesham, Worcestershire
£35,000 per annum
Closing date
6 Nov 2021

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Residential Development & Construction, Construction
Assistant / coordinator
Full Time
Organisation Type
Housing association / RP
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Job Details

About the role

As one of our Building Inspectors, you will plan, prioritise and ensure delivery of planned and cyclical maintenance programmes and projects on all properties owned or managed by Rooftop, excluding mechanical and electrical services, including supporting the Assets Investment Manager to ensure all properties meet Decent Homes Standard.

About you

You’ll need to hold a relevant professional building qualification or have a background in building surveying or maintenance. Along with current knowledge of health and safety legislation, including CDM regulations, and understand stock condition surveys and the Housing Health & Safety Rating System.

With a strong customer focus, you will be able to develop and maintain effective relationships with internal and external stakeholders and have experience of working with building and service contracts. Able to prepare clear and concise reports and technical specifications, you will have experience of using Schedule of Rates to issue and control maintenance work and have the ability to complete and review risk assessments. Knowledge of fire risk assessments is desirable, as is an understanding of Section 20 requirements.

About us

This is a great opportunity to join Rooftop Housing Group, for 25 years we have been at the heart of our communities, serving our customers. We are proud to have over 6,500 homes in South Worcestershire and North Gloucestershire. It is an exciting time to join the team with ambitious plans and fantastic progress made towards achieving our vision.

We work together – We make things better – We do the right thing

Rooftop is a values-based organisation that has recently evolved into a modern and flexible social business, aiming to deliver high quality, value for money services. We are proud of our people and what we achieve, making a positive impact on everyday lives.

Closing Date: 9am on Monday 25 October 2021.

Please refer to the recruitment pack upon completing your application.


Blue Octopus partners with employers from a multitude of different sectors and industries, using our next generation technology and recruitment expertise to help attract, engage and hire the best talent for their unique career opportunities. We know that having the right people in place is crucial to every business’ current and future successes, regardless of the area they operate in.

Over the last decade, our experience has allowed us to specialise in several sectors, including social housing.

Blue Octopus has a strong history of working with social housing providers to help them hire the best talent and improve their talent management processes. This experience, coupled with knowledge developed over time, has allowed us to fully understand both the market itself and the skills required within the sector. We understand that operating at a high standard, efficiently and cost-effectively, is vital for our clients in the Social Housing sector, who provide a much-needed service for their tenants.

Find Us
Octo House, 2 Station Road
West Yorkshire
LS21 3HX
United Kingdom

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