Snapshot

Caretakers maintain and clean residential buildings, schools, offices, holiday camps, caravan parks and associated grounds.

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Caretakers
  • How many are employed in this occupation?
6,000
  • What are the average weekly earnings for full time workers ($ before tax)?
$925
  • How does unemployment compare with other occupations?
Below average
  • What are the job prospects for this occupation?
Low
  • What will be the likely future employment growth for the next five years?
Relatively steady
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Tasks

This occupation may include associated occupations with varying tasks.

  • filling out registration forms and providing tenants with copies of rules
  • collecting rent, and filling out and issuing receipts
  • cleaning common facilities, grounds and gardens, replacing light bulbs, checking fire hoses and extinguishers, and performing other cleaning and maintenance tasks
  • notifying management and owners of buildings of the need for major repairs
  • cautioning tenants regarding excessive noise, disorderly conduct and abuse of property
  • patrolling buildings to ensure security is maintained
  • purchasing cleaning supplies

Job Titles

  • Caretaker

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  • $70,001 - $80,000
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  • Community Services and DevelopmentAged and Disability Support Workers
  • Mon 25 May , 2020
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  • Thu 21 May , 2020
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