MMP Consultancy currently have an opportunity for a Property Surveyor (Complex repairs) to join a housing association based in Clapham, London. My client is looking for someone who has strong report writing skills.
My client can offer hybrid working.
This will be a permanent position paying £45,000p/a + Benefits.
Supports the overall Property directorate in the diagnosis and management of all non day-to-day repairs.
Manages own workload to diagnose and manage property defects, disrepair and complicated or larger pieces of work including ad hoc planned replacements.
Lead on the diagnostics of building issues as part of our professional repairs service.
Provide strong support to the Regional Property Team;
Deal with all aspects of building maintenance and defects including post inspection and managing follow on work;
Contribute with the development of works and provide technical support/advice.
Contribute, as a member of the Property Team, to corporate objectives and continual business improvement.
Review Home Improvement requests always safeguarding the assets of my client
Assist when there are works affecting party wall or work requests from leaseholders.
Assist the team in all technical aspects of building design and defects.
Make decisions regarding recommendation of work to the Planned team or to carry out ad hoc replacements.
Feed-back on defective components to ensure design changes for future programs.
Liaise with the Voids team to inspect and agree specifications of word in accordance with the Lettings Standards.Main Accountabilities:
Provide strong and effective support to the team to ensure people are effective in their roles, supported and motivated.
Appraising buildings so as to improve their performance and ensure standards are met.
Be part of a professional team that reflect the standard of service required.
Be aware and manage in line with MTV policies.
Carry out the full range of requirements such as pre, post and during work inspections.
Request training as required to widen knowledge and awareness.
Manage leaseholder and third party enquiries.
Investigate complaints and serious incidents ensuring the relevant systems are updated.
Consider any budget implications in order to ensure spend is allocated appropriately to the correct budget to mitigate risk of overspend and recovery via a Section 20 process.
Work alongside Property colleagues to contribute to the development of learning framework to build capability of front line colleagues in relation to property diagnosis and management of repairs.
Work alongside Development and Housing Management colleagues to promote a joined-up approach as one.Technical Expertise and Personal Duties
Carry out detailed risk assessments and reviews in line with current regulations.
Assist in definition of new policy and procedures in conjunction with the Regional Property Team and recommend changes to policy as required.
Undertake technical surveys on properties and advise accordingly.
Carry out inspections and, when required, produce detailed reports and specifications of work. Prepare estimates, feasibility studies, plans, sketches, drawings and photographs as required
Review technical reports and estimates, as required.
Comply with Health and Safety legislation in all operations. Ensure that MTV's Insurer's recommendations for safety receive prompt attention. Keep records as necessary for future reference by Health and Safety and Audit.
Oversee investigations into claims for damage to MTV's stock whether managed directly or indirectly.
Carry out the duties of the post with an understanding of and commitment to customer care. Implement MTV's customer care policies.
Ensure that service standards are clearly documented and consistently delivered by all staff. Ensure the staff are well trained and information (policies, procedures and work instructions) is available and up to date.
Oversee the management of any external contract or services delivered through external partners.
Effectively manage relations between different service areas to support effective customer service to residents.
Work closely with other managers in the organisation, providing help and technical advice where appropriate and covering for them where necessary.Title: Property Surveyor
Rate: £45,000p/a + Benefits
Location: Clapham, London (Hybrid Working Available)
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