General Assistant / Cleaner


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Contract Type:
Permanent – Full Time
Working Hours:
20 hrs/week Evening Shifts
Closing Date:
Job Category:
Sodexo Segment:
UK Corporate Services

Job Introduction

We currently have an opportunity for a General Assistant/Cleaner to join our team. This is a great opportunity for a customer focused individual to join a world leading food and facilities management company, which can offer unrivalled opportunities for career progression.

Main Responsibilities

As a General Assistant/Cleaner you will be responsible for:  Assisting with the preparation of and the serving of all meals and beverages to customers Ensuring cleanliness and tidiness of the kitchen points Ensuring health and safety regulations are followed Correct disposal of rubbish Cleaning / tidying of kitchen points throughout Undertake all required training in relation to all aspects of the cleaning service delivered to the client, as requested Complete a schedule of cleaning tasks Wear any items of personal protective equipment, as specified by the cleaning supervisor / manager Comply to all client policies / procedures in relation to housekeeping / infection control / security   Ensure that all requirements in relation to COSHH are adhered to, as specified by the cleaning supervisor / manager The method of conducting all cleaning tasks is as directed via the Great / cleaning offer task cards / pictorial task cards Ensure that the site/cleaning offer colour coding policy is adhered to at all times Ensure that all requirements of the specified cleaning offer, are carried out, as directed by the cleaning supervisor/ manager Ensure the vending area is clean tidy and fully stocked throughout the day To report all faults in relation to cleaning machinery/equipment to the cleaning supervisor To carry out any reasonable request, as specified by the cleaning supervisor / manager Comply with all Company and Client policies and procedures, Complete all records as directed accurately and in timely manner Report any incidents of accident, fire, theft, loss, damage, unfit food or other irregularities to line manager, taking appropriate action where possible Actively support and promote the “One Team” ethos of working and supporting between departments Cross train in other departments to gain skills to be able to provide cover if required Any other reasonable request by management  

The Ideal Candidate

The successful candidate for this role will have:  Experience of working in multi-tasking environment  Able to communicate on all levels, excellent customer care skills Knowledge of H&S Previous experience in a similar food service/cleaning environment  The ability to demonstrate great team work The ability to follow instructions

About The Company

In the UK and Ireland, Sodexo employs some 37,000 employees to deliver integrated facilities management services to clients at over 2,000 locations in the energy, corporate, healthcare, education, leisure, defence and justice sectors. With an annual turnover of over £1bn, we provide everything from catering, cleaning and reception to security, laboratory and grounds maintenance services, enabling our clients to focus on their core business

At Sodexo we are committed to a leading role in promoting equality opportunities and valuing diversity and inclusion. We seek to create a work environment based on mutual respect for all individuals, building a culture that appreciates and values the experiences and skills brought by each person to benefit our organisation and work hard to ensure that all people, whatever their age, disability, gender, transgender, marital or family status, race or ethnicity, religious belief of sexual orientation are welcome to and included within our business.