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Building Porter

Optimum Property management
North Bergen, NJ
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description


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Position Summary

The Porter is responsible for the upkeep of grounds, amenities, building exteriors and leasing office, parking lots and other community buildings of multi-family residential grounds.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Responsible for meticulous upkeep of grounds, amenities, building exteriors and leasing office, parking lots and other community buildings.
  • Removes trash from office areas and apartment community perimeter on a daily basis.
  • Prepares property trash for city pick-up.
  • Assists in the preparation of market ready units, including remove trash from vacant apartments (trash outs) prior to make-ready.
  • Performs assigned maintenance tasks in a timely manner.
  • Assists in the cleaning of available apartments and/or models.
  • Assists in the troubleshoot/repair of mechanical, carpentry and electrical problems.
  • Reports any maintenance concerns for repairs on available apartments, models, leasing office, and/or common areas to the Maintenance Director.
  • Meticulously maintains curb appeal.
  • Represents the community in a professional manner at all times-on/off property.
  • Delivers communication documentation to residents.
  • Ensures that unsafe conditions are corrected in a timely manner.
  • Learns and ensures compliance with all company, local, state and federal safety rules.

Other Duties and Responsibilities

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

  • Performs all other duties as required and assigned.


  • Basic proficiency of reading and writing of the English language.
  • Minimum one year full‐time related experience.
  • Willingness to perform all required tasks.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of work safety habits.
  • Ability to professionally represent the company.
  • Able to work on‐call (as necessary and/or an emergency arises) and extended hours (including after hours and weekends).
  • Attention to detail ‐ meticulous.
  • Ability to organize and prioritize work.
  • Ability to interact effectively with staff and residents.
  • Ability to work individually and with a team.

Work Environment

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

This job has regular exposure to indoor and outdoor climates. This role is routinely exposed to mechanical, electrical and other hazardous equipment. This role occasionally uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, printers, photocopiers and filing cabinets.

Job Type: Full-time | $16

Location: North Bergen, NJ

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Company Description
Property Management Company

Optimum Property management


7312 Boulevard East

North Bergen, NJ
07047 USA


Real Estate