Service Care Solutions Ltd

Technical Inspector - Damp & Mould

A client within the Public Sector based in London Borough of Southwark is currently recruiting for a Technical Inspector to join their damp & mould team as soon as possible.

The client is offering a full time, temporary position on an ongoing basis with the ideal candidate having experience of working within a local authority within a housing environment.



The Role


Key purpose of the role is to undertake inspections, holistically looking at the causes of damp without blame being placed on the residents.

The team then raises works as required and carries it out in the house.


Key responsibilities will include but not be limited to:



  • Inspect, specify and analyse repairs required to rectify a range of defects, aiming to carry out cost effective repairs and repair programmes.

    This includes the production of detailed specifications.



  • Undertake scheduled post inspections in accordance with contract management targets, recommending appropriate remedial action to the contractor to ensure the service provided meets the required contract standard.

  • Ensure contractor sanctions for service failures are correctly applied in accordance with contract requirements.



The Candidate


To be considered for this role you will require HNC Building studies or equivalent, or be working toward that qualification or have extensive appropriate experience.


The below skills would be beneficial for the role:



  • Relevant legislation and codes of practice, H&S (building regulations), fire (means of escape) etc.

  • Experience in diagnosing complex building defects and producing specifications for repair

  • Able to use MS Word and Excel packages



The client is looking to move quickly with this role and as such are offering £22 per hour Umbrella LTD Inside IR35.



How to Apply


If this position sounds of interest, email a copy of your up-to-date CV to amy.dhawan@servicecare.org.uk or call Amy at Service Care Construction on 01772 208967 to discuss the vacancy in more detail.


Also, if this role is not of interest to you, but you are looking for new opportunities, please still get in touch as we cover all housing-related vacancies across the region.



Referral Bonus


If this role is not suitable for yourself, but you know someone who may be interested, please pass on their details, or forward these details to them.

If they are successful in applying, you will receive a £250 referral bonus upon completion of an initial probationary period.


  • Start: ASAP
  • Duration: ongoing
  • Rate: Up to £22 per hour + UMBRELLA LTD
  • Location: Southwark, England
  • Type: Contract
  • Industry: Construction
  • Recruiter: Service Care Solutions Ltd
  • Contact: Amy Dhawan
  • Tel: 01772 208 967
  • Fax: 01772 471473
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  • Posted: 2023-01-11 17:32:13 -

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