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Technical Officer

Job description

Job Title: Technical Officer - 3240


On behalf of our Client, the Northern Ireland Housing Executive, MPA Recruitment welcomes suitable applications for the role of Technical Officer in the Belfast area.


Location: Adelaide Street, Belfast


Hours of work: 37 hours per week (Monday to Friday: 09.00am to 5pm)


Salary range: £11.39


Closing Date: 21st November 2023


Main Duties:

  • To complete pre and post inspections on organisational stock.

  • Carrying out a technical assessment of properties for which a grant application has been received and preparing a costed schedule of work, specifying items to be grant aided in accordance with PSIS Technical guidance.

  • Meeting the requirements of the Occupational Therapists recommendations for internal work required under disabled facilities grants, considering the most satisfactory course of action in determining the type of grant and works to be carried out for all mandatory, discretionary and energy efficiency grants.

  • Ensuring that all plans submitted in support of individual applications meet the technical requirements of the scheme.

  • Inspect individual applications using the approved schedule of rates and confirm that they are in compliance with the PSIS costing policy.

  • Carrying out inspections to verify that works are completed to a satisfactory standard and to the organisation's specifications and recommended payment.

  • Ensuring proper governance is applied in all technical decisions.

  • Engaging with a range of customers and partners including grant applicants, contractors, statutory bodies, and the organisation's colleagues.

Your Profile:

  • Minimum 1 year of relevant experience in the building trade.

  • Relevant Trade or Degree level qualification.

  • Have a Full and Current Driving Licence along with own Car or alternative method of transport.


Additional Information:

· A Basic Access NI Check is Required at a cost of £18.



To apply for this position please send your CV to

Or for further information and a confidential discussion on this post please call Chris at our Belfast office on 02895 211111

Please ensure your CV is accurate and updated with full personal contact details, education history, qualifications, and employment history.

MPA Recruitment are operating as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.


MPA are committed to providing equality of opportunity in employment and welcome applications from all suitably qualified applicants irrespective of gender, marital or family status, religious belief, political opinion, disability, age, race, nationality, or sexual orientation.