Building Safety Manager

Hertfordshire Permanent £46,000 - £51,000
  • Take the lead to ensure compliance across high risk and complex buildings
  • And deliver Building Safety Cases to demonstrate that high risk stock is safe

About Our Client

The client are a Housing Association based in Hertfordshire.

Job Description

The key responsibilities as the Building Safety Manager are as follows:

  • Ensue that high risk and complex buildings within the scope of legislation are compliantly managed and maintained safely and evidenced through the creation and continued management of building safety cases
  • At all times work within the Competency Framework for Building Safety Managers supporting the Accountable person as and when required
  • Ensure golden thread digital information is of a consistent format and kept up to date
  • Lead on the resident engagement strategy, successful liaison to ensure any works are carried out to a consistently high standard
  • Provide residents, leaseholders and internal stakeholders with a visible and clear route to raise any building or safety related concerns
  • Oversee the successful implementation of corrective actions arising from fire risk assessments and audits
  • Ensure that on site data within premise information boxes is accurate and kept up to date at all times
  • Understanding of the main British Fire Legislation and Standards, Active Fire Protection and Passive Protection Measures
  • Strategically manage the main compliance Fire safety contractors and the programmed of ongoing fire risk assessments
  • Keep up to date with regulatory developments and best practice including managing complex installs and upgrades of equipment
  • Work as a team player with the wider compliance and asset team, and fully engage with the development team

The Successful Applicant

The successful Building Safety Manager will need the following:

  • Managing large budgets, ensuring expenditure is in line with budget estimates
  • Have excellent communication and presentation skills, capable of explaining building safety issues in a clear and concise manner
  • Ability to compile detailed reports on building safety issues and present them to senior colleagues
  • Extensive knowledge of fire safety legislation and guidance, building regulations and technical standards
  • Ability to manage team members, contractors and consultants
  • Maintaining compliancy by ensuring projects are completed in line with relevant legislation and regulations
  • Full UK clean driving licence and access to a vehicle for work purpose
  • NEBOSH Fire Safety or equivalent
  • CIOB Level 6 Diploma in Building Safety Management (desirable)
  • Available for attendance for major out-of-hours incidents

What's on Offer

The successful Building Safety Manager will receive:

A competitive annual salary

Stakeholder Pension Scheme

27 days Annual Leave per year plus bank holidays

Life Assurance

Health Cash Plan

Chris Bax
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+44 207 269 1743

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Chris Bax
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+44 207 269 1743
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