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Day Porter

Job Title: Day Porter
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, London
Salary: £23500 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: LO002950
Contact Name: Evie Hepburn
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 06, 2016 16:46

Job Description

Our client is currently seeking a day porter to work at a luxury residential development in Central London


Monday - Friday - 7am - 4pm

Ensure that there are no obstructions in the entrance halls and to keep clear all internal staircases from any rubbish.

Ensure that the bin rooms are kept tidy and that doors are opened in time for twice weekly collections.

Check that no prams, cycles or any other items are stored in the common parts.

Inspect all lights to common parts and replace any bulbs as necessary.

Check performance and productivity of contractors employed by the managing agents and report any concerns to the managing agents.

Supervise the routine cleaning of communal areas.

Check lifts are operational.

Check operation of entry phone system and door closer mechanisms and report faults to managing agents.

Carry out an inspection of the entire estate to check for leaking gutters, blocked drains or damage to down pipes, steps, paths, walls, and generally. Report defects to the managing agents.

Check that adequate levels of light bulbs are held on site and order as necessary through the managing agents or as instructed.

Test fire alarm systems.

Collate all delivery notes, receipts, etc. and to pass to the managing agents using the appropriate form.
At the same time send a concise report on matters arising during the week, including repair and maintenance visits.

To report defects / incidents (either observed or reported) and to take the corrective action after consultation with the Property Manager.

1.Personal Qualities

Open and outgoing.
Excellent communication skills and initiative
Customer service skills
Ability to remain calm during a crisis.
Courteous at all times.

Previous experience working in luxury residential apartments would be desirable.

The successful candidate must be able to provide excellent references and be willing to undergo full vetting checks.