Housing Plus Group

  • Stafford
Housing Plus Group was formed by a merger between Severnside Housing in Shropshire and South Staffordshire-based Housing Plus, in October 2016. With 12,000 homes, 25,000 customers and 600 employees, the Housing Plus Group is a strong, resilient and effective provider of homes and care services throughout Shropshire and Staffordshire. The Group has ambitious plans to build more homes and provide even better choice for our customers and communities.

We are currently seeking an Asset Surveyor to be based in Stafford.

In this role you will work closely with our sub-contractors & service providers to deliver a high quality and cost effective inspection service to our customers in line with the group values and to ensure that a high level of customer satisfaction is achieved and maintained.

Other duties will involve inspecting maintenance works on occupied or void properties, diagnosing faults and assessing work required, degree of urgency and raising necessary orders. You will be required to liaise with members of the public, tenants, clients and any statutory bodies in any matter relating to any aspect of maintenance.

The successful candidate must have experience of building surveying and defect diagnosis within domestic buildings, an understanding of health and safety regulations and relevant statutory regulations relating to housing providers. Knowledge of building regulations, gas and electrical safety and asbestos awareness is also required. You are required to be have a relevant construction or surveying qualification or qualified by experience to an equivalent level.

Due to the nature of the role a current valid driving license along with access to a suitable vehicle will be required.

Interview date: Tuesday 8th May, 2018