Technical Officer (Job Share)

  • Position: Technical Officer (Job Share)
  • Location: Springburn
  • Salary: £31,282 - £34,350 pro rata (actual salary £12,512.80 - £13.740.00)
  • Hours: 14 hours (Thursday & Friday) per week
  • Grade: EVH Grade 7
  • Contract: Permanent
  • Closing Date: 30 June 2017

Excellent benefits including pension and company health plan

ng homes is a leading community based Housing Association that provides housing and support services to almost 7,000 homes within North Glasgow.  Our customers are at the heart of our business and we strive to deliver customer service excellence in all that we do.

We are now looking to recruit an enthusiastic Technical Officer to this permanent Job Share post within our Housing Services Team to provide a customer focused service to tenants and Housing Services staff.  The post holder will work on various projects including planned maintenance, refurbishments and new build, overseeing the work of contractors, snagging and signing off works to deliver the Associations agreed Investment and Cyclical Programmes.

The main duties of the post include ensuring a prompt and effective response to enquiries and taking a proactive approach to the management and maintenance of the Association’s properties.  Reporting to the Housing Manager, the Technical Officer will have overall responsibility for auditing and monitoring of capital investment and maintenance contracts in terms of budgets, targets and contractors performance.

The successful candidate will have experience of working in this type of role and will possess sound knowledge of current Planning Legislation, Building Regulations and Codes of Practice as they relate to architectural work, building services, maintenance and housing.

Adaptable, with a flexible approach to work, you will have strong organisational skills with the ability to manage and prioritise a demanding workload.  Ideally possessing a relevant qualification and/or membership of an appropriate professional body, you will have excellent communication and team working skills and the ability to use Microsoft Office software.  Committed to customer service excellence, you will have a proven track record of delivering positive results in a similar dynamic business environment and will be committed to achieving continuous improvement in service delivery.

If you wish to apply for this permanent job share post please download an application pack by clicking HERE or alternatively contact Marion Gallacher on 0141 336 1310 for a pack. Completed application forms can be returned by email to with the subject heading: Technical Officer.

If you are returning your application by post please send to: Marion Gallacher, Corporate Services, ng homes, Ned Donaldson House, 50 Reidhouse Street, Springburn, Glasgow G21 4LS.

The closing date for completed applications is 12 noon on Friday 30 June 2017.  Applications received after this date/time will not be considered.  Interviews will be held week commencing 10 July 2017.   Please note that we do not accept CV.