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Cyclical Testing Officer

P01 £33,627 - £35,070 p.a.

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Housing and Adult Social Services
P01 £33,627 - £35,070 p.a.
Full Time 35 hours per week
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33-37 Brewery Road, London N7 9QH
P01 £33,627 - £35,070 p.a.
29/04/2018 23:59

Cyclical Testing Officer

Islington Council are currently recruiting for Cyclical Testing Officer within its Housing Repairs Service. The post holder will assist with ensuring regular testing takes place, in keeping with the latest guidance. Collection of test data and asset information will be required and proposals for investment in these services.

The post holder will need to advise on changes to legislation and assist with altering the delivery of the services accordingly.

Coordinating with other technical teams, the post holder will ensure any repairs or maintenance is carried out to these services in a cost effective, timely and efficient manner by competent skilful individuals.

The successful candidate will ideally have a proven track record in cyclical testing works. You will be expected to be conversant with the requirements of all statutory Health and Safety policies and procedures and the latest CDM regulations, legislation and codes of practice. The role will require strong interpersonal, IT and communication skills.

The post holder will be responsible for assisting with contract management of the procured services in this area, ensuring regular operational and strategic meetings deliver the best result from the contract.

The post holder will be responsible for identifying and monitoring other areas which need regular checks or maintenance and assisting with the setting up programmes to address this.

The future success of the Housing Repairs service is reliant on the people that strive to allow the service to function efficiently, with a focus on customer care and excellence in all areas of the service delivery.

Benefits for this post include flexible working arrangements to ensure work life balance can be maintained, generous annual leave plus bank holidays, local government salary-related pension, discounted memberships to local leisure centres, cycle to work discount scheme. For more information on benefits, please visit *

Islington Council is an equal opportunity employer.

Closing date: Sunday 29th April 2018 at 23:59

Interview date: Week commencing 21st May 2018

For an informal discussion about the role please contact Sharon-Leigh Gordon on 020 7527 8246 or at

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Applicant requirements

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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