5153-Building caretakers

Job Title: 

Building caretakers

Job Description: 

Building caretakers take care of apartment houses, hotels, offices, churches and other buildings and maintain them and associated grounds in a clean and orderly condition. They may supervise other workers and contractors depending on the size and nature of the building concerned.


Tasks include

  • 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.
Specific Occupations: 

Caretaker/ Chowkidar (building) / Concierge/ Janitor (apartment house/ building)

Supervisor (auqaf property)/ Sexton/ Verger

Supervisor, air field (caretaker aerodrome)

Ayah, waiting room/Care taker, jockey room

Sacristan/Superintendent, building

International Careers(ISCO): 
Source Of Info: 

Source: Pakistan Bureau of Statistics, PSCO-2261