Head of Repairs



Ref: GSi55745

Head of Repairs

A London Council are seeking an interim Head of Repairs to take overall responsibility for the repair, maintenance and safety of the building fabric of the Council’s housing stock in accordance with ISO9001 procedures and processes and manage the term contract for repairs and voids to ensure the service provider meets all contractual obligations, and the partnership delivers innovation and continuous improvement of service and value.  You will make sure that all of the Council’s targets relating to property management are met and lead and develop a multi-disciplinary team of technical staff to achieve a highly professional and performance-based culture.  Other responsibilities will include but not be limited to:

  • Develop the role of planned maintenance in the overall asset strategy.
  • Improve the capacity of the planned maintenance team to identify the potential for saving cost and improving service delivery through packaging component replacement and setting up cyclical programmes.
  • Manage systems to ensure the health and safety of residents, contractors and staff.
  • Ensure that buildings meet with the standards set by the Housing Health and Safety Rating System

This role is inside IR35 c£500 for 6 months.  The closing date will be Friday 14th June 2019 at 10am.


How to Apply

To apply for this role, please submit an up to date copy of your CV, along with a Supporting Statement that addresses the criteria set out in the person specification, using examples to demonstrate how you meet the essential requirements. Please provide your home, work, mobile and email contact details and let us know of any dates when you are not available or where you may have difficulty with the indicative timetable. You should also provide the names, positions, organisations and contact details for two referees, one of whom should be your current or most recent employer. If you do not wish us to approach your referees without your prior permission, please state this clearly.

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Contact details
Anton Ramdhanie: 07384 253674