Senior Disrepair Officer

Harbour Buildings, Waterfront West, Brierley Hill, DY5 1LN
Grade 10
20 Jul 2022
08 Aug 2022
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Housing Services are the landlord for Council owned properties within the borough of Dudley. Offering a wide range of services to tenants, the post holder would be employed within the Housing Asset and Development Team assisting in the delivery of a wide range of planned maintenance and improvements to social housing.

The post holder will be responsible for managing Disrepair across all Housing property, minimising claim loss, ensuring the service is efficient, customer focussed and cost effective and that customer demands are delivered in line with performance targets and service standards.

Any prospective candidate will have the ability to undertake HHSRS assessments in relation to Homes Fit For Human Habitation Act 2018 and Housing Act 2004, responding to issues in relation to potential or established statutory nuisance reports (Section 82’s) along with S11 (Landlord & Tenant Act) issues in relation to potential claims. Carrying  out condition surveys and preparing dilapidation schedules and Scott schedule detailing legislative liabilities for the authority to form part of legal documents in resolution of any disrepair claims.

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