Garage Lettings and Technical Support Officer

  • Reference: Stevenage Borough Council
  • Application closing date: 21 Mar 2019 00:00

Job Description

Post Number: 005315
Salary: Grade 3 £19,446 - £21,693 (pro rata for hours worked)
Working Hours: 18 hours per week
Location: Daneshill House
Contract: Fixed Term for 6 months

The Role

We have an exciting opportunity for an Garage Lettings and Technical Support Officer to join our Garage Team. This key role will work with the Garages and Markets Manager and the Assistant Garages and Markets Manager in Stevenage Direct Services, to provide a high quality day to day management of the Garage Section; liasing with tenants, letting out garages, chasing the arrears and promoting the garages.

To be successful in this role, it would be desirable to have customers service, marketing and business experience. The marketing of the garages will play a key part in this role in helping to develop and deliver a marketing strategy and monitor key performance indicators.

What we can offer you

The Council can offer you a competitive salary and a pension scheme with a generous employer contribution rate. We support a healthy work-life balance for our staff; providing flexible working, a flexi-time scheme and a range of family friendly policies including maternity, parental, adoption and paternity leave entitlements. There is a minimum holiday entitlement of 24 days per year in addition to statutory and public holidays rising to 30 days per annum after 10 years’ service (pro rata for hours worked). Additional employee benefits include a range of savings including retail & leisure discounts through CSSC and travel discounts through SmartGoStevenage. Other transport benefits include access to electric pool cars, bicycles and e-bikes for business use and the purchase of bikes through CycleScheme. The Council considers health and well-being a key contributor to a strong workforce and provides discounted gym and leisure centre membership, Employee Assistance Provision is available as is Occupational Heath support.

Application Details

For an informal discussion about this role please contact Carlo Perricone ext: 2129. For an application pack and to apply online, please visit Alternatively please email

Please note that Stevenage Borough Council cannot accept CV’s, all applications must be made on the Council’s standard application form which can be found at the above link.

Applications must be returned by: 21 March 2019

Stevenage Borough Council (SBC) is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff, volunteers and recruitment candidates to share this commitment. SBC shall take all reasonable steps to employ staff who are safe to work with children, young people and vulnerable adults. For posts identified with regular contact with these groups applicants will be required to undertake a Value Based Interview. The council supports the legislative requirements for employing and maintaining safer staff and the guidance specified by the Hertfordshire Safeguarding Children Board Safe Staffing Handbook 2010.

Stevenage Borough Council is committed to Equal Opportunities for All.

Employment Details

  • Employment Type: Part time
  • Hours: 18 hours per week
  • Pay: £19,446 - £21,693 Annually