Porter Job Description

Porter Job Description (JD)

  • Carry and label guests’ luggage with tags
  • Sweep and mop floors and vacuum carpets
  • Ensure building entrance is free of clutter at all times
  • Direct guests to the reception area or the appropriate office/room
  • Arrange taxi services upon request
  • Run errands for guests and employees
  • Fix minor technical issues, like changing bulbs
  • Report damages, call technicians and monitor repairs
  • Maintain stock of cleaning supplies
  • Comply with health and safety regulations
  • Follow evacuation rules in case of emergencies


Requirements

  • Previous work experience as a Porter, Janitor or Custodian
  • Hands-on experience with industrial cleaning equipment
  • Good physical condition, stamina and strength (e.g. to lift heavy equipment and luggage)
  • Familiarity with security regulations
  • Solid verbal communication skills to interact with cleaning staff, technicians and customers
  • Basic mechanical skills
  • Availability to work in shifts and flexible schedules (e.g. weekends and evenings)
  • High school diploma is a plus