Estate Officer (2 Posts)

Location
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Salary
£19,698 - £20,903 per annum plus shift allowance
Posted
08 Jan 2021
Closes
24 Jan 2021
Contract Type
Permanent
Working Pattern
See advert details
Hours
Full-Time

Permanent Posts

37 hours per week over a 7-day rota

This is an exciting opportunity to join our Housing Services team as an Estate Officer. If you are someone who enjoys being in the outdoors and wants to maintain and improve the local environment, this role should interest you.

This role is about taking responsibility for and making a positive contribution to the cleansing, health and safety, maintenance and appearance in and around the communal areas of our housing stock and the wider housing neighbourhood. You will be able to make a positive impact on the quality of people’s lives, by helping to improve their environment and helping to address their concerns.

Your duties will include ensuring housing land and housing stock is safe and well maintained, you will carry out fire safety inspections, monitor contractors, work closely with other Housing colleagues, including partner agencies such as the Police and County Council.

Working sometimes on your own and sometimes as part of a team, your supervisor will be an Estates Team Leader.

This is a public facing role of Housing Services, so you need excellent communication skills, as you will be working in and around neighbourhoods on a daily basis, problem solving and interacting with tenants. You will need to effectively deal with their concerns and work with colleagues throughout the service to make our neighbourhoods a cleaner and safer place to live.

Requirements of the role include: 

A driving licence is required as this role will include visiting several sites on a daily basis to conduct fire safety checks and ensuring our estates are neat and tidy.

When completing the application, please ensure you read the attached Job Description and Person Specification, demonstrating you meet the essential criteria for this post, giving examples of your experience and skills wherever possible.

For informal enquiries please contact Leigh Whitehouse, Building and Estates Manager on 07394 402055 or email leigh.whitehouse@warwickdc.gov.uk

Closing date: 24th January 2021

Interview will be held via MS Teams

We also offer a competitive salary alongside a range of benefits.