The Highland & Western Isles
VALUATION JOINT BOARD
FIELD OFFICER/SENIOR TECHNICAL ASSISTANT
Salary - £22,107.60 – £29,132.80 (including Distant Islands Allowance)
A vacancy has arisen in the Board’s Stornoway Office for a Field Officer/Senior Technical Assistant to survey properties for domestic and non-domestic Rating and Council Tax purposes.
You will principally be required to survey, measure and collate data of property for the purposes of council tax and rating valuation. Essential duties will also include electoral registration activities such as door to door canvassing.
You will preferably have experience in the survey and measurement of buildings and land. Familiarity in working with the public will also be an advantage. Good interpersonal, communication and computer skills are essential.
You will be expected to travel efficiently and effectively between various work locations within Western Isles to meet the operational requirements of the Service, due to the rural nature of the Western Isles.
You will be required to undertake a basic Disclosure check.
Application form, job description and person specification are available on our website www.highland.gov.uk/hwi-vjb (job vacancies)
Further details can be obtained from:
Norman Mackenzie or Iain MacIver – 01851 706262 42 Point Street, Stornoway HS1 2XF
Please note that a HWIVJB application form must be completed. CVs will not be accepted
Closing date – Thursday 26 May 2022