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Surveyor (Disrepair)

Midland Heart
Birmingham, West Midlands (On-site)
£48,190 per annum
Job description

Our In-House Maintenance Team has a fantastic opportunity for a driven individual to join us as a Surveyor in our Special Projects/Disrepair team. This is a great opportunity for someone who is passionate about providing safe homes for our tenants and has strong understanding of legislation relating to disrepair.

Surveyor (Disrepair)
: Birmingham & Surrounding Areas, B21 0NU
Salary: £48,190 per annum
Hours: 39 hours per week
Contract Type: Full Time, Permanent

The Role

In this role you will be required to undertake surveys relating to disrepair works and write up your findings in a Scott Schedule. You will help manage the disrepair and complex complaints caseload, provide technical reports and legal statements, refute opposing opinion and deliver excellent results for our tenants and the organisation.

An essential part of the role is working hard to ensure that our properties remain places that our tenants are proud to call home, by leading and motivating a team to repair and maintain them as seamlessly as possible. You will frequently inspect works to ensure they are carried out to a high-standard.

Always with the customer in mind, you’ll work with colleagues across our organisation to ensure a first-class responsive repairs service that is contractually compliant, timely, cost effective and safe – always striving to continuously improve our service to ensure high customer satisfaction.

Our ideal candidate? You'll hold a relevant qualification in a Building related discipline and have previous disrepair surveying experience. You'll also have an excellent understanding of CDM regulations as well as previous experience undertaking surveys and producing detailed, expert reports. You'll also have experience of inspecting properties and a good understanding of defects falling under relevant legislation such as, but not limited to, Landlord and Tenant Act 1985, the Environmental Protection Act 1990, and the Homes (Fitness for Human Habitation) Act 2018.

Who are Midland Heart? We’re a large and ambitious housing organisation providing more people an affordable place to call home. We welcome people from every walk of life, at every stage of their career. We expect a lot from our people but in return, you can be assured of a great place to work, where you’ll be well rewarded and where great people are able to succeed. Whether you want to build your career with us, or use your experience to move on, we’re here to develop your potential.

Closing date: 23/11/2023

Please note, we reserve the right to close this advertisement early, should a successful applicant be appointed.


If you would like to find out more, please click the apply button. You will be directed to our website to complete your application for this position.

We are proud to be a Disability Confident Employer. Please feel free to contact us if you would like to discuss any adjustments you might need to be successful in this role.

No agencies please.

Posted on: 03 November 2023
Closed date: 23 November 2023 at 23:59
Job ref: 164528_MH
Tags: Vocational/Services, Housing Management