We have a temporary position within this exceptionally busy and demanding department for a Property Maintenance Assistant to join the Property Maintenance Team and to be responsible for dealing with repairs and maintenance co-ordination for over 1000 residential lettings properties. 

The applicant will liaise with landlords, tenants and tradesmen contractors to ensure properties are fully maintained and repaired and that all statutory obligations are met including gas and electric certification and provision of smoke and carbon monoxide alarms.  The successful applicant will be organised, have good mediation and negotiating skills, have a basic general maintenance and property construction understanding, as well as having excellent personal skills and be able to operate a property maintenance computer software. 

 The hours of work are by negotiation spread over 4/5 days with occasional Saturdays and holiday cover where required.   We anticipate a start date of end of August 2019 for approximately 9 to 12 months.


FSS is a multi-disciplined property company combining Residential Estate Agency, Residential Lettings, Commercial Sales and Agency, Property Auctioneering and Surveying. We are seeking a Chartered Surveyor with a minimum of MRICS qualification and a proven track record to complement our surveying team. The role will include carrying out Residential Valuation work, homebuyers reports and building surveys for banks and private clients. Any additional skills such as party wall experience, residential lease extensions, commercial lease renewals, rent reviews, dilapidation reports and any other professional skills would be seen as beneficial, though not essential.

Please apply by email to:

Or in writing to: Cathy Woodham, PA to Simon Croft, Feather Smailes Scales, 8 Raglan Street, Harrogate, HG1 1LE


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