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Vacancy Details

Estate Services Officer

£27,959 plus car allowance
Croydon, London
Working Pattern:
Full Time
36 hours per week.
DBS Check:
Closing Date:
09/05/2021 at 23:00

Are you enthusiastic, motivated and committed in delivering an excellent estate service to our residents? If so, a fabulous opportunity has arisen to join our Property Services team based in London as an Estates Services Officer.

In this exciting role, you will:

  • Ensure that all designated health & safety inspection programmes for communal areas, playgrounds, estates and street properties are actioned & correctly recorded.
  • Effectively work with Operations (Housing Management) & Communities, Local Resident Governance Panels, Residents Champions & Monitors & Residents to ensure agreed standards are achieved and maintained.
  • Be responsible for identifying block, street properties, estate improvements or repairs. Provide suggestions, manage and control the process / resources / materials and carry out works as required.

You’ll have experience of working in partnership with customers, contractors and internal stakeholders to help deliver an excellent customer focused service.

You’ll have a pragmatic and creative approach to problem solving with a focus on fast practical solutions.

You’ll be an excellent communicator, and have excellent attention to detail to ensure nothing slips through the cracks. You'll have a proven ability to establish personal credibility with a range of stakeholders, and able to build trust with colleagues quickly.

You’ll have a basic level of understanding of Health & Safety. We’re happy to provide training to get you up to speed!

You’ll need to have a full UK driving licence and access to a vehicle.

Closing date for applications: Sunday 9 May 2021, 11:00pm

Interview dates: Wednesday 19 May 2021 (Interviews will take place via Microsoft Teams)

(Please note all application questions will need to be completed in full as Hiring Managers will not have visibility of your CV upon application)

Equal Opportunities

At Optivo we work hard to create a diverse and inclusive culture and environment where people are respected for who they are. Encouraging inclusion is not just about protected characteristics, it’s about celebrating differences of thought, opinion, experience and perspective of each individual. We’re all different in our own way and we want our colleagues to feel comfortable, that they belong, and are safe to be themselves at work, without fear of being judged or excluded, but valued for their contribution to our One Team approach.

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