Building caretakers

Tasks and duties

  • Supervising the work of cleaning, housekeeping and building maintenance staff and contractors
  • Participating in cleaning, simple repairs and maintenance of building interiors
  • Tending furnaces and boilers to ensure provision of heat and hot water
  • Regulating conduct of tenants and visitors in such matters as noise abatement or misuse of property
  • Providing small services to absent tenants such as accepting deliveries on their behalf or providing requested information to callers
  • Notifying management and owners of buildings of the need for major repairs
  • Patrolling buildings to ensure security is maintained
  • Filling out registration forms and providing tenants with copies of rules

    Skill level