Senior Housing Enforcement Officer


Three Rivers District in South West Hertfordshire straddles the north west corner of the M25 on the edge of Greater London. The district is a mixture of beautiful countryside, villages and small towns. The area has a diverse range of sectors and businesses and is a centre for the film industry with Warner Brothers at Leavesden forming part of a studio cluster along with Elstree and Pinewood is a short drive away.

At a glance
• 700 historic assets and 22 conservation areas, 77% of the district is in the Green Belt.
• 1,914 NNDR registered businesses with the economy providing 39,000 jobs
• Very low crime rate
• The district ranks highly for business registrations and start ups with a highly skilled and trained workforce, high employment levels with GVA and weekly earnings above average

The Role: The post holder will work within Three Rivers Housing Services and report directly to the Strategic Housing Manager. The post holder will be the lead officer responsible for the day to day casework of the Residential Environmental Health team. The post holder will lead on inspections, investigations and advice given in relation to the statutory housing enforcement functions and other work areas of the Residential Environmental Health department.

What we are looking for:-
We are looking for an enthusiastic, resilient and driven individual with highly effective communication skills, the ability to adapt to changing priorities and the ability to work independently. The ideal candidate will hold a degree/diploma in Environmental Health and have significant experience in the field, specifically in nuisance investigation, Houses of Multiple Occupation and private sector housing standards. This candidate will be capable of providing both specialist knowledge and delivering resolution focused outcomes for our residents.

What we offer:-
£31,895 - £34,373 per annum.
We offer an excellent benefits package, including competitive salary, 28 days holiday - rising to 30 days (if applicable), a generous employer contribution pension scheme, life assurance, flexible working, career development, free on-site parking, cycle-to-work scheme, discounted leisure centre membership, employee volunteering schemes and access to discounted activities and days out.

Closing Date: 16 December 2022.

For an informal discussion about the post, please contact Jason Hagland, Strategic Housing Manager, (T:) 01923 776611 / (E:)

A basic DBS check will be carried out for this post. 

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