Porter/Caretaker - Residential Block

Abbatt Property Services
South West London, London
15 Jun 2017
15 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Porter/Caretaker - Residential Block

Salary: £23,000-£25,000

Location: Central London

Hours: Monday - Friday


Our client currently have a vacancy for an experienced porter/caretaker to look after a upmarket and attractive development around the Battersea area.

The client is looking for someone who is hands on and takes pride of building. This is a varied role requiring someone who has capabilities in minor maintenance.

You will ensure the cleanliness of the buildings communal areas whilst keeping checks on minor repairs required such as light bulb changes and locks.

You will have a positive can do attitude and provide excellent and professional services to all who live on site.

Your primary role is to ensuring the building is well maintained and service is delivered to the residents. You will have a range of jobs not limited to:

  • General maintenance
  • Assisting with post
  • Helping residents
  • Light cleaning to ensure building is in good condition.
  • Daily checks
  • Inspect light fittings in the common areas
  • Porter duties such as meet and greet, sign in contractors and take in parcels.

You will be expected to:

  • Take a customer focused approach to everything you do.
  • Carry out works in an efficient and safe manner
  • Carry out all jobs adhering to the highest safety procedures
  • Have a smiley and approachable manner
  • Be customer serviced oriented
  • Be an active person happy to climb staircases

Qualifications and experience:

There are some requirements for this role listed below

  • Some experience in dealing with maintenance door handles, light bulbs etc.
  • Customer facing skills
  • Excellent communications skills (essential)
  • A similar background in working in residential buildings/hotels/commercial