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Job Title: Caretaker
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Berkshire, England
Salary: £22500 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: LO003663_1510157893
Contact Name: Evie Hepburn
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 08, 2017 16:18

Job Description

Our client is seeking a Caretaker to work at a high end residential building in Slough.

Daily jobs to be carried out:

Check CCTV cameras and mobile phone for any calls or incidents which might have happened during the hours not on site. Also, CCTV footage might have to be reviewed, sometimes with local police officer, who you would need to build a relationship with.
Walk the Estate each morning and afternoon in order to litter pick both of them, so they at all times are kept to the highest standard. This includes any litter that might have been left in any of the beds.
Walk around both "blocks" in order to litter pick as well.
Litter pick both underground car parking areas.
Walk all the blocks daily, in order to ensure all is as it should be, ie. no bikes in hallways, no bin bags outside any apartments. No excess mail found in communal hallways. If, so it has to be removed daily.
If, for some reason a resident is leaving their post in the hallway, with writing on the envelope that this is not know at this address, please make contact with the post man in order to get him take it back.
Be helpful if residents are in need of help in receiving a parcel.
Act on calls from Residents, however please note that the caretaker is not to carry out any jobs for residents, like changing light bulbs and other general items they might need. The caretaker is for the communal areas and not to go inside the flats, unless a resident needs help in finding out about meter readings.
With training, take on the programming of the FOBS for the development, upon request from property manager.

Weekly Jobs to be carried out:

Tug the bins out from all bin stores ready for collection days. There might be alternative collections for ordinary domestic waste and re-cycling, which has to be adhered to.
Ensure the bin stores are kept clean and tidy.
Ensure Bike stores are kept swept and tidy.
Sweep both under croft car parking areas on an alternate basis as and when spaces are free, as there will always be cars parked in both of them.

As and when required:

Assist any contractor who is appointed to maintain equipment on the development, this amongst other items, the boilers, the ventilation system in the under croft car parks etc. a list of all contractors will be issued once all are listed and the property manager will notify, if known, that a contractor will attend site.
Assist with any minor items on the development that needs attending to, i.e a lose handle or door plate, a door furnishing just about to come off etc.
When the property manager is on site, to assist the PM with any issues that need looking into.

All candidates must be able to provide excellent references and be willing to undergo full vetting checks.