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Newham Council - Principal Surveyor - Fire Safety

  • Location

    Newham, London

  • Sector:

    Social Care

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  • Salary:

    £400 - £450 per day

  • Contact:

    Lorna Burner

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  • Published:

    4 days ago

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This role will be;

To lead specifically but not exclusively on the management of Fire Safety in relation to all Housing Blocks and Properties. To ensure an efficient and effective technical support service for the Asset Management Group, covering specialist services with Fire Safety as the main focus of activity.

To monitor and manage all aspects of Fire Safety within the borough.

To liaise with legal representatives and maintain dialogue with other departments, and represent the organisation in litigation.

To monitor and manage the Fire Safety service as a whole, to ensure the team surpass the aims and objectives regarding delivery, on time and to budget and to the necessary quality, by using their knowledge and skills in the field of construction and financial control.

To arrange, the effective 'handover' at completion, so that the resident satisfaction and desired quality is surpassed To manage the Fire Safety team such that the council complies with its legal obligations with regard to all prevailing legislation. To ensure compliance with the councils obligations under The Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005 and all relevant building regulations.

To manage the Fire Safety team such that the council complies with its obligations under the Leasehold and Commonhold Reform Act 2002 and that all relevant costs can be charged to and recovered from leaseholders.

If you are interested in this role please send your updated CV in the first instance.