DAY PORTER - FT - Morning - $11.00

  1. Houston,TX
  2. Aug 19, 2019
  3. General : General


To keep a keen eye for detail is needed to be a competent day porter. Incumbent has to be organized and able to follow a routine that provides regular inspection and cleaning of assigned areas. Should be friendly and accommodating to ensure work is maintained for client/visitors. Skills in operating hand and electrical cleaning tools like dusters, brooms, mops and vacuum cleaners are required.


  • Conduct daily inspections of building exterior and interior

  • Perform general janitorial duties and make minor repairs

  • Perform general cleaning including sweeping and mopping floors and stairs, cleaning entry doors and glass, mid-day cleaning of washrooms, and other miscellaneous cleaning as needed.

  • Inspect and test various building equipment such as exit and emergency lights, door relay panel, roof drains, sump pumps, water supply valve, and irrigation.

  • Receive shipments at loading dock, move palletized and boxed equipment within the facility, organize storage areas, and remove recyclable materials.

  • In addition, work would include: assisting with custodial work, parts and material storage and inventory, equipment operational status checks, and other general work assignments.


  • High School diploma or equivalent education

  • Janitorial or laborer experience in a facility setting is preferred

  • Must be able to push and pull a minimum of 30 pounds

  • Must be able to lift a minimum of 10 to 50 pounds

  • Must be a team player and committed to working in a quality environment

  • Demonstrates exceptional customer service skills


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. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally exposed to wet and/or humid conditions, moving mechanical parts, fumes or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals, and outside weather conditions. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate to occasionally loud. Most of the work requires standing and/or walking. Flexibility is important to effectively use the cleaning equipment. Lifting of cleaning supplies and buckets is part of daily tasks, min. 10 to 50 lbs.


The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified. Management retains the discretion to add to or change the duties of the position at any time.

ISS Facility Services is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer that promotes a diverse workplace.

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