Cleaner/ Housekeeper

Job Details

Purpose of the Role:   Provide a professional, comprehensive cleaning service to the Client on site ensuring all facilities are maintained in a clean state ready for use.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • To carry out general cleaning tasks as requested including mopping, sweeping, dusting, damp wiping, cleaning washrooms, vacuuming, emptying bins & removal of waste. This is to include high levels and periodic work on request.
  • To ensure a full knowledge and understanding of your designated duties, work areas, activities, and expected standards of performance.
  • To follow the Operational Facilities Management (OFM)’s sign off procedure for each site and operate the present daily attendance system.
  • To be aware of, understand and comply with all sites’ fire, evacuation, and induction procedures.
  • To ensure and maintain high standards of personal hygiene, with particular to hands/fingernails, hair care and general appearance. For reasons of safety whilst working you must wear the allocated uniform, PPE (including Hi Vis), sturdy closed toed shoes (if not issued with safety shoes), and a minimum of jewellery (wedding ring and stud earrings only)
  • To ensure equipment and materials are used correctly, cleaned, and returned to storeroom at the end of each visit.
  • To ensure equipment and materials are used correctly, cleaned, and returned to storeroom at the end of each visit.
  • To ensure that electrical equipment and machinery is checked for safety prior to and after use and is returned clean and tidily to the allocated storage area.
  • To understand how to use the allocated chemicals according to the manufacturers/COSHH instructions.
  • To report any building faults or maintenance issues to the ATL/SSM.
  • To drive safely to and from each site using the Council’s allocated vehicle.
  • To ensure that the vehicle is safety checked on the start and finish of each shift.

This role consists of 30 hours a week and has an hourly pay rate of £15.48 Umbrella