Temporary Caretaker

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Temporary Caretaker
HORNCHURCH
Contract / Temporary

Havering RQ612304

Posted: 21st June 2022 16:19
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  • Pay Rate:

    £12.92 per hour PAYE

  • Hours per Week:

    36 Monday – Friday, normal working hours

  • This opening assignment is for 2-3 months

  • HORNCHURCH,

    RM11 1XJ

What's involved with this role:

Temporary Caretaker 

Job Ref: RQ612304 

Open and Close multiple building on Langtons Estate. Set up rooms ready for ceremonies/function etc   

Key Responsibilities: 

 

  • Set and re-set lighting and heating time-clocks, change light bulbs in hard to reach areas.  Read gas, electricity and water meters as directed. 
  • Promptly remove graffiti to buildings and structures including reporting vandalism. 
  • Report repairs and liaise with the Technical team about any works required and any other matters that require attention within the organisation’s priority guidelines. 
  • Carry out minor internal redecoration of communal areas 
  • Maintain records and timesheets as appropriate. Order and maintain supplies of materials appropriate to the caretaking tasks. 
  • Undertake minor repairs and maintenance to communal areas and facilities. 
  • Carry out visual inspections of estates, reporting to the Neighbourhood Team Leader on the progress of all contractors including gardening, waste and cleansing services. 
  • Keep internal, external communal areas and other designated areas clean and free of litter. 
  • Empty litterbins and keep bin stores clean and tidy. 
  • Clear leaves, moss and litter from roadways and footpaths on council property 

“Role Requirements” – to give yourself the maximum chance of success please try and ensure your CV addresses the following essential criteria: 

  • GCSE Grade A-C (or equivalent) in English Language and Mathematics 
  • General knowledge with regard to cleaning and garden machinery and its use 
  • Previous experience of using chemical cleaning agents 
  • General DIY skills 

 

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Other “Essential Requirements” – Please check to ensure that your CV addresses the following items: 

  1. Our clients are generally seeking applicants who are reasonably local, so on that basis we would ideally like you to supply us with your address (or at least your post code) and a telephone number so that we can reach you during working hours. 
  2. Your recent UK working experience going back at least 5 years, or full employment history if you have been working for fewer years than this. 
  3. Your availability to work either immediately, or at short notice. 
  4. Please refer to the Role Requirements section above - your CV must address the requirements listed. 

 

Other preferable/desirable details to include on your CV, if applicable: 

  1. Any local authority/public sector experience 
  2. Any relevant qualifications held or being studied for. 

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Temporary Caretaker
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