Adaptations Technical Officer (Housing) x 2 - Harrogate

Adaptations Technical Officer (Housing) x 2 - Harrogate
Grade I
Salary: £32,076 - £35,745
Hours:  37
Contract: Permanent
Location: Hybrid - Office location can be either Harrogate or Northallerton 
Our Service 
Our Home Improvement Agency Team provides a range of services for older, vulnerable, and disabled people to help them remain living independently and in their own homes. 
The Role
As one of our technical officers you will assist with the organisation, planning and management of adaptations to enable people to remain independent in their homes.  
You will work with clients supporting them in delivering a wide range of repairs and adaptations to their homes and allow them to live independently. Working with a wide range of stakeholders, contractors, and other professionals you will assess and develop schemes of works in conjunction with your clients and support the delivery of these to practical completion. You will liaise with Occupational Therapy staff and other professionals and ensure you provide a positive customer experience.
You must be committed to providing a high-quality service in a busy environment, working to deadlines and ensuring that the highest level of care and support is provided to our clients.
What you will bring.
You must have a minimum of 3 years experience working in the construction industry and have a HNC in construction (or equivalent) or have a construction trade background.  
You must have effective communication skills and be committed to multi-disciplinary working and be able to manage a varied workload.
Working for us 
When you join us, you are entitled to our outstanding benefits and wellbeing plan as part of your position. Our holiday entitlement starts at 28 days rising to 34 days (pro-rata) per year with continued service, plus public holidays. Pension: save for your retirement with our generous local government pension scheme. Fitness & Rewards: Fitness discounts with various Gyms across the county. Stay on top of your game and save £££. Lifestyle Savings: explore a huge range of discounts to help you save money across hundreds of the UK’s favourite high-street and online retailers. Plus lots more…
Contact and Apply  
If you would like to learn more about our role please contact Owen Willis at for an informal conversation. 


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This role is subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service check.


Key Dates


Closing date: 19th May 2024
Interview date: 24th May 2024


Key Document

Job Description.docx


Total Rewards Brochure.pdf



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Adaptations Technical Officer (Housing) x 2 - Harrogate
Location: Harrogate
Salary: £32,076 - £35,745