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Temp - Perm Handyman/Caretaker

Job Title: Temp - Perm Handyman/Caretaker
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: West London, London
Salary: £19000 per annum
Start Date: asap
Reference: LO003269_1490289734
Contact Name: Craig Higgs
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 23, 2017 17:22

Job Description

Our client are looking for a Handyman/Caretaker to work at a luxury residential apartments based in Uxbridge. The shift pattern will be Monday - Friday with working hours of 07:00 - 15:00.


The caretaker is to be the first point of contact on site between residents, visitors and contractors; dealing with all enquiries by telephone and email or callers to the desk. Assist the residents, contractors' and/or visitors with job tasks and individual requests to be dealt with efficiently whilst maintaining reception cover.
To ensure that the highest levels of customer service are maintained at all times. Deal effectively with complaints, taking the correct action and remain courteous at all times.
Ensuring the communal areas are kept clean and tidy at all times
Litter picking and rubbish removal.
Check and screen all visitors and guests and any contractor staff, ensuring they have permission to be present in the building. Report any suspicious/unusual behaviour, calling the police if necessary.
The daily inspection of the common parts to identify repair requirements, health and safety risks and ensure service standards are being maintained. Immediately report Health and Safety risks to the Managing Agent and taking appropriate action in the event of an emergency. Recoding all faults/works in the maintenance book and referring issues to the managing agent for resolution.
To be responsible for all deliveries to main reception desk, receiving and safekeeping of all parcels/registered mail. Correct issuing of all parcels/registered mail with a record which must be signed by residents. Notify residents of any deliveries to arrange collection from the front desk.
Pro-actively deal with any maintenance and cleaning problems identified within the estate and regularly carry out site inspections to identify any problems. Attending to minor matters affecting the appearance of the development between service contractors' visits e.g. litter picking, localised cleaning requirements.

You must be immaculately well presented at all times and be able to provide a 5* service to all residents and guests to the building.

Candidates must be able to provide excellent references and be willing to undertake a full DBS check.

Craig Higgs