Projects Officer



PROJECTS OFFICER
(35 hours per week - Permanent position)
Salary - EVH Grade 8 (£40,234 - £43,530)

 

Shettleston is a community-based housing association, and a Scottish Charity, which has played a major role in the regeneration of the local area for 45 years.

Our Vision is of “thriving and prosperous communities where all residents enjoy great homes and services, an attractive physical environment and good life chances”.

We have a track record of providing excellent housing and community services to 2,398 social rented tenants and also provide regular factoring services to nearly 800 owner-occupiers and commercial properties in the area.  We are continuing to develop new affordable homes and have a major ongoing programme of investment in our existing homes to ensure they continue to meet the highest possible quality and energy efficiency standards.

We have established two wholly-owned subsidiaries:  Upkeep Shettleston Community Enterprise is our direct works and environmental services company which as well as providing quality, value for money services to SHA, has created employment opportunities for many in the local community.  East End Housing Development Company provides mid-market and market rented housing in the local area.

We are seeking an experienced and proactive Projects Officer to join our Property Service Team.

Working in our busy Property Services Department you will support the Maintenance Manager to successfully deliver our substantial capital investment programme, including component replacement programmes and works to improve the energy efficiency of our housing stock.

You will be an effective, highly motivated construction professional with excellent project management skills, be able to lead a team successfully and have a track record of delivering substantial construction related projects within time and budget. A strong, all round knowledge of issues relating to the construction, performance, repair and improvement of buildings is essential, along with experience of seeking out, co-ordinating and managing a range of funding resources. A team player with a positive attitude, you will able to contribute strongly within a culture of delivering excellent customer service, learning and good practice.

We offer excellent EVH terms and conditions and a pension scheme. If you wish to apply to join our team, please download the full application pack (No CVs accepted) from our website https://www.shettleston.co.uk/about-us/job-vacancies/. Application forms should be emailed to Jo Farren, Corporate Services Manager (recruitment@shettleston.co.uk).

For telephone enquiries about this post, please contact Colette McKenna, Director of Property Services on 0141 763 0511.

Closing date for applications: Thursday 29th July 2021
Interviews will be held on Thursday 19th August 2021

Shettleston Housing Association is committed to Equal Opportunities for all and is ‘Positive about Disabled People’.
Scottish Charity No SC 036687.