Based: Bradford area, BD11 DR
Areas Covered: North East England (Middlesbrough areas) and Yorkshire & North West
Hours: Full-time – 35 Hours per week (Permanent)
Reporting to: Head of Asset Management
Direct Reports: Repairs Surveyor x2
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 approximately 3200 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
The Senior Repairs Surveyor role will be responsible for the efficient and effective delivery of maintenance in the Northern region. You will have two repairs inspectors reporting to you each covering different areas in the North East, and Yorkshire & North West. Your role will be to ensure that we are providing a good service in all aspects of responsive, cyclical, and major repairs to tenanted and void properties. You will also be managing maintenance contractors in line with our contract management framework including any performance improvement areas. The role will also be responsible for ensuring that we comply with accessibility standards, monitor budgets, whilst never compromising on H&S regulations.
We are looking for an experienced and highly motivated Senior Repairs Surveyor to join our dynamic team. In this role, you will play a crucial part in ensuring the smooth delivery of our repairs and maintenance service, contributing to the overall wellbeing of our tenants. You will be up to date with current building and H&S legislation, as well as a sound understanding of procurement routes in Housing.
The ideal candidate will possess a HNC in construction or building, be able to draft tender documents and you will have an advantage if you are able to prepare basic construction drawings and specifications.
Excellent customer care and communication skills are essential for this role. You will need to be calm in your nature and confident in your practices. There will be travel involved and the occasional emergency call out so a clean driving license is essential as well as a clear enhanced DBS.
- Comprehensive dental & health plan through Simply Health
- A fantastic pension set-up where we will match your contribution up to 10%
- Annual leave starts from 25 days increasing to 28 + one bonus Habinteg day off each year.
- Various development and growth opportunities
- Cycle to work scheme
- Simply Rewards (through Simply Health)
- A flexible, supportive and inclusive working environment
For a copy of the job description, please visit our website.
Closing date: The position will remain open until filled so don’t delay submitting your application!
Interview date: We will interview throughout the advertising period.
To apply please visit https://www.habinteg.org.uk/jobs
If you have any questions, please feel free to contact the HR department:
Tel: 020 7822 8700