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Caretakers are responsible for maintaining the property of their employer and duties can include cleaning and repair work. Both short-term and long-term positions are available, depending on the client’s property
There are no educational requirements for this job but high school qualifications and experience will assist candidates in obtaining the position. Caretakers should have mechanical, organisational and interpersonal skills. Candidates are required to have the ability to multi task and possess the physical capability to engage in manual labour. Other requirements include looking after and operating machinery and ensuring that garbage is removed from the property
Caretakers are required to communicate with clients regularly and report back on the condition of the property, including information concerning repair work and staff. These reports can be issued daily, weekly or monthly. They should have the ability to work well with other members of the team and assist in the training of new staff if necessary.
Maintaining and up keeping a property, or building is the job of a Caretaker. The responsibilities will vary, depending on the employer and their needs. Everything that has to do with the aesthetics, operation and various functions falls under their care. These workers can be found in various settings plants, factories, libraries, banks, schools or even hospitals.
Some employers allow their Caretakers to be a part of the security monitoring team, working security officials and equipment. They may watch closed circuit television (CCTV) and report any acts of crime or vandalism. These professionals are required to be on the job very early and may work late hours or on shift systems. Apart of their salary package is insurance, pension, uniform and other benefits.
A Caretaker usually performs many of the following tasks:
• Cleaning the grounds and inside buildings
• Accepting deliveries and routing mail
• Repairing equipment and placing orders
• Overseeing surveillance
• Preparing rooms for meetings and events
• Monitoring air conditioning and heating levels in a building
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South East London, London, South East, UK
£19000 - £20000 per annum
North Shields, Tyne and Wear, North East, UK
Belfast, Northern Ireland
£13.71 - 16.50 per hour
London, South East, UK
£16000 - £20000/annum + 1 bed flat
North West London, London, United Kingdom
£13.71 - £16.50/hour
Islington, United Kingdom
Up to £38000 per annum
£9.00 to £11.00 per hour
Leicester, Leicestershire, LE1 1QH
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