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Responsive Maintenance Manager


Salary: £37,783

Job Type: Permanent

Job ID: 166194

Our client is looking for a Head of Property and Maintenance on an interim basis, the role will involve managing the delivery of an excellent quality and right first time responsive repairs service in line with agreed performance targets. Ensuring the voids service, ensuring compliance with the lettable standard and planning and programming works to ensure minimal rent loss, the successful candidate will administer the adaptations and technical service to support customers to stay safe, secure, warm and independent in their own home alongside working closely with the Maintenance Manager to ensure co-ordinated delivery of the repairs and investment service.

Key Skills / Requirements

  • Formal technical qualification in building construction or surveying i.e. HNC, HND or comparable experience

  • Experience of managing performance of contractors, consultants and other agencies and staff

  • Knowledge of the regulatory and statutory compliance regulations with being a social landlord

  • Experience of working in a customer focussed service and of involving customers in decisions about service delivery

  • Experience of procurement, contract and project management including preparing specification and tenders

  • Experience of contracting under OJEU

  • Ability to set and manage budgets and operate tight budgetary control in accordance with financial procedures

  • Experience of working in a responsive repairs and voids environment

  • Knowledge of Building Regulations, British Standards, Approve codes of practice, CDM regulations and health and safety legislation

  • Good understanding of H&S and fire safety legislation in relation to residential property management and maintenance