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Make Ready/Porter
Job Location: Houston, TX

The following information should be considered a comprehensive description of this position, it should also be noted that some responsibilities and duties may not be specifically addressed. Summit emphasizes a team approach and fully expects every person to perform any reasonable task or request that is consistent with fulfilling company objectives. Summit reserves the right at any time to change or amend these descriptions as necessary.

Job Description:

  • Clean grounds prior to office opening daily
  • Ensure the physical condition of the community and immediately report and correct unsafe conditions
  • Keep community areas neat and free from clutter. Areas including, but not limited to pool, laundry rooms (if applicable), mail rooms, dumpster areas (interior and/or exterior), all common areas, exterior building including landscaping, walkway and street, interior and exterior walkways, etc.
  • Keep landscaping free from trash
  • Check and replace lighting in all common areas including but not limited to garage, interior and/or exterior hallways, building perimeter
  • Perform trash-out duties for vacant apartment homes
  • Assist the Service Manager in various tasks as directed
  • Complete service requests pertaining to community appearance in a timely manner
  • Assist with make-ready duties as requested
  • Maintain awareness of proper safety precautions at all times
  • Support the office team by distributing resident communication
  • Maintain maintenance shop; must be safe, clean and well organized with adequate inventory
  • Ability to troubleshoot corrective basic maintenance problems
  • Knowledgeable on basic use and safety of various tools including but not limited to key machine, wrenches, drills, compressors, testing meters, etc.
  • Maintain accurate records in accordance with Summit policies and procedures regarding EPA/OSHA standards
  • Participate in the execution of the preventative maintenance schedule, as needed
  • Identify all utility meter cut-offs, apartment and fixture cut-offs and sewer clean outs. Work with the Service Manager and Community Manager to maintain an emergency property map listing important pieces
  • Ensure SDS on file for all chemicals
  • In partnership with Service Manager, train new service team members


  • Detail oriented
  • Organized
  • Time management
  • Conflict management
  • Strong communication skills
  • Independent worker (self-motivated)
  • Customer service oriented
  • Motivating to others

Physical Requirements:

  • Stand, walk and sit alternatively depending on specific needs of the day
  • Ability to :
    1. Push, pull, bend, stoop, squat, kneel, climb stairs and reach above shoulders
    2. Lift up to 80 lbs.
    3. Work indoors and outdoors (in various weather)

Minimum Requirements:

  • 2 years experience in maintenance/facilities within property management and/or hospitality
  • 2 years experience working with customers and providing customer service


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