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Fire Safety Surveyor

Location
Croydon, Surrey
Salary
£55,000
Job Type
Permanent
Posted
20 Jul 2022

MMP Consultancy currently have an opportunity for a Fire Safety Surveyor to join a housing association in South London. My client is looking for a fire risk assessor who has building surveying experience, someone who can work with SOR codes and do pre & post inspections.

The successful candidate must have experience in carrying out compartmentation surveys.

This will be a permanent position paying £55,000p/a + Benefits.

JOB PURPOSE

The primary function of the role is to oversee fire risk assessment works for my client.

To ensure that all designated fire risk assessment works are actioned and correctly undertaken within the prescribed timescales.

To ensure that all my clients properties owned, and managed properties are maintained to the highest possible standards and that all statutory and regulatory requirements are met.

To ensure staff, residents, leaseholders, managing agencies and property owners are provided with a high standard of service.

PRINCIPAL ACCOUNTABILITIES

To undertake the management of designated fire risk assessment tasks on Riskhub taking prompt action to ensure that all tasks are completed within the prescribed timescales and report regularly to the Head of Property Services on progress.

Liaising with the Fire Authorities and ensuring Notice of Deficiencies passive actions are completed within set time scales

To analyse and assess building defects, provide remedial proposals and prepare specifications for remedial repairs. To ensure that specifications are up to date and meet current legislative standards.

To obtain where necessary quotations and estimates, in accordance with our procurement procedures.

To maintain communication and consultation to the highest possible standards of customer care with all stakeholders.

To ensure work is carried out within the budgets and value for money is achieved, by monitoring and reporting on performance.

To continuously identify ways of delivering the service in a more efficient and effective way. To suggest improvements procedure, processes and quality control.

To provide advice to other staff, both technical and non-technical, on construction and building related matters. This is to include desktop reviews of drawings and specifications for new developments to advise Property Soft Landings team members of issues to be resolved.

Monitor the performance of contractors and consultants and provide reports to the Fire Safety Contract Manager.

Carry out post inspection/quality control checks on works and pursue any necessary redress to achieve satisfactory completion

Carry out H&S spot checks and monitor contractors and ensure contractors are working safely and complying with all relevant Health & Safety risk assessments and method statements.

To manage complaints through the complaints process, receiving, taking ownership and providing written responses as required.

Undertake the role of lead officer for fire improvement works and follow my clients contract management framework.

To monitor and keep accurate records of progress on site, including a record of any variations, snagging and health and safety records. Accurately update Orchard and APEX on the progress of all jobs. Accurately record and acknowledge all customer contacts, complaint details, actions and learning points on CRM.

Promote and encourage customers to verify and self-serve on our customer portal and mobile app.

Responsible for carrying out all designated health & safety inspection programmes for communal areas, playgrounds, estates and street properties. These are to be correctly recorded and identified risks actioned.

Ensures sites are regularly inspected to check workmanship and standards of construction comply with quality controls and are compliant with the agreed materials, contract conditions, current legislation and are defect free.

Title: Fire Safety Surveyor

Rate: £55,000p/a + Benefits

Location: South London (Hybrid Working Available)

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Details

  • Job Reference: 662540229-2
  • Date Posted: 20 July 2022
  • Recruiter: MMP Consultancy Limited
    MMP Consultancy Limited
  • Location: Croydon, Surrey
  • Salary: £55,000
  • Sector: Government & Defence
  • Job Type: Permanent