Location: Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 months ago
Contract Type: Permanent
Industry: INTERNAL JOBS, Industrial, Property & FM, Industrial Property & FM Property & FM
Contact Name: George Lumor

Deputy Cleaning Supervisor

Job Description

Deputy Cleaning Supervisor

Purpose of Role

To assist in supervising the work of the cleaning staff and work as part of a small on-site residential cleaning team undertaking cleaning of designated residential buildings to ensure that they are kept in a clean and hygienic condition.

Duties (include but are not limited to):

  • To carry out routine residential accommodation cleaning in accordance with the cleaning schedule as directed by the Cleaning Supervisor. This may include some external cleaning
  • Cleaning, sweeping, vacuum cleaning, emptying bins, washing, dusting and polishing surfaces including floors, walls, tables etc.
  • Filling in for the Supervisor when required (during periods of sickness, absence, annual leave etc.)
  • Provide excellent customer service and a prompt response to any task given
  • Monitor and replenish consumables within cleaning cupboards and containers as required
  • To advise the Supervisor of low stock levels of consumables in good time
  • Adopt safe working practices in line with the H&S guidelines whilst using appropriate equipment (i.e. vacuums etc.) where necessary
  • Wear protective clothing/equipment as instructed
  • Act as an effective member of the Facilities team, to help maintain good working relationships with colleagues and staff alike
  • To be able to rearrange tasks to cover absences and prioritize areas
  • Advise Helpdesk/Maintenance of any building issues encountered during the cleaning process
  • Create and implement rotas and clean schedules
  • Provide training
  • Auditing
  • Some administrative work

Personal Skills

  • Ensure that all areas are cleaned to the highest standards at all times
  • Maintain good Health & Safety standards at all times
  • Ensure equipment is cleaned, maintained and stored correctly

To succeed in this role, you will need (to have/be):

  • Experience of working in a similar role within the sector
  • Experience with cleaning methods and equipment including deep cleaning machinery
  • Good attention to detail
  • Proactive in being able to spot areas that need improving
  • Resourceful and self motivated
  • Able to work as part of a team
  • Ability to work independently and use initiative
  • Reliable and responsible with a flexible approach to work
  • Good communication skills
  • (BICSc qualification would be desired though not essential as relevant training will be provided)


Disclaimer: This vacancy is based in the United Kingdom. Barker Ross Recruitment only operates in the UK and can only process applications from candidates who are currently a resident and eligible to work in the UK.

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