Porter for Private Residential Development in Battersea £23.5K

11 May 2017
09 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Porter for Private Residential Development
Battersea - SW London
Monday - Friday 7.30am - 4.30pm and Saturday 9am - 1pm
£23,500 salary

My client, a well-known property management company are currently recruiting for a Caretaker/Porter for one of their residential developments based in Battersea to be the first point of contact for residents and visitors to the building and provide an efficient and courteous high standard of service to all residents and visitors.

*Whilst on duty you are responsible for monitoring the various security cameras around the building.
*To react and to report any possible breaches of security, health and safety matters, fire matters and suspicious activity.
*To be aware of movements by residents, changes in tenancy, signs of short term letting etc.
*You are responsible for the security of the foyer doors and main entrance gates.
*To undertake routine inspections of the communal areas plant rooms, to ensure such areas are kept safe, clean and tidy, reporting any defects to the managing agents as required.
*On a regular basis patrol the car park to ensure only authorised cars are parked there and that all vehicles are displaying an appropriate parking permit. Visitor permits must be displayed by any cars in the car park on a temporary basis.
*Empty bins in the underground car park
*Check the common parts are free of all items and all escape routes are clear.
*Ensure the office is tidy at all times.
*Watering of the plants, or more often if necessary during warm weather
*You are responsible for sweeping the private areas of the underground car park area and to jet or hose down where necessary the road and pedestrian paths.
*You must keep the refuse area clean, tidy, and free of clutter. Disinfect the floors at least once per week.
*Check all drains to ensure they are kept free of leaves and litter and free flowing.
*You will be responsible for parcels, packages and recorded delivery letters sent to residents and ensuring that residents are notified of such deliveries and that arrangements are made for delivery and also outgoing mail, assuming they have first signed a parcel indemnity form authorising the caretaker to accept parcels on their behalf.
*You will be required to maintain records regarding the holding of keys and other procedures which may be required.
*To assist with the supervision of any contractors instructed to attend site.
*To provide supervision and support to all other members of site staff and arrange cover for any periods of absence.
*Log any incidents or occurrences in the occurrence book.
*You are responsible for changing light bulbs as and when necessary, subject to health and safety.

*Please apply online with your CV and note that only successfully shortlisted applicants will be contacted*

Adecco is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.