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Title:  Compliance Assessor


Ely, East Anglia, GB, CB6 3NW

Department:  Maintenance Services
Operation:  Sanctuary Maintenance
Requisition Number:  72803


Sanctuary Maintenance provides a wide range of property maintenance and facilities management solutions for thousands of customers nationwide. Our staff help make a real difference to the quality of people’s lives.


Compliance Assessor

East Region – covering Norfolk, Cambridgeshire, Suffolk and Essex


£28,375 per annum (rising to £29,869) after 12 months service subject to satisfactory performance) – company car included

35 hours per week


Why work for us?

Sanctuary Maintenance provides in-house repairs and maintenance services for an extensive portfolio of properties across Sanctuary Group’s organisations.  As part of a not-for-profit organisation, we aim to achieve outstanding results for our customers based on our values - working in an open and transparent way, creating strong partnerships with our customers and providing a first-class customer service.


The role of Compliance Assessor will include:

  • Undertaking of fire risk assessments, audits, inspections and surveys in line with organisational policies and procedures
  • Produce and maintain reports/documentation for fire risk assessment specifications. With the ability to demonstrate inspections and remedial actions meet KPIs
  • Coordinate, communicate and maintain relationships with internal and external stakeholders, identifying any shortfalls in service delivery
  • Raise awareness of fire risks and promote fire safety measures
  • Due to the scope of the role you will need to have a flexible approach as there will be some weekend and evening work required.
  • This role will involve driving on company business. In order to drive a company vehicle, drivers must hold a full valid UK driving licence.


Skills and experience:

  • Recent experience within a similar role is essential and hold a Fire Risk Assessment Qualification Level 4 or similar
  • A HNC in building and surveying and NEBOSH Fire Certificate or other similar recognised fire qualification is desirable
  • Demonstrable knowledge of Fire regulations including the Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005, legislation and current and good practice
  • Proven experience of organising your own workload and prioritising tasks to meet deadlines
  • Experience of analyzing and diagnosing problems and implementing solutions
  • Intermediate working knowledge of Microsoft Word and Microsoft Excel (or similar)


What we do:

Sanctuary is one of the largest social landlord organisations in the UK, we are stable in the marketplace and employ over 13,000 people. Our Responsive Maintenance team provides in-house repairs and maintenance services to an extensive portfolio of properties across Sanctuary Group.  The focus for our Operatives is on providing quality repairs for our customers.


Ready to join us?

As part of our commitment to making Sanctuary a great place to work, we offer a comprehensive reward and benefits package appropriate for the role that you do. For more information about our maintenance services please click here.


To view the job profile please click here


To apply please send your CV and cover letter to Maintenance.Recruitment@sanctuary-housing.co.uk  quoting 72803 in the subject


Closing Date: 5 June 2020


We reserve the right depending on application numbers to close or extend the closing dates for positions; we would therefore recommend an early application.


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Building Equality and Diversity

We work closely with the Home Office in order to prevent unlawful working.
A basic Disclosure and Barring Service check will be necessary in the event of a successful application which we will pay for.
Sanctuary Maintenance Contractors Limited is a subsidiary of Sanctuary Housing Association, an exempt charity.