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Contract Type:
Permanent – Full Time
£9.50 - £9.50
Alderley Park, Cheshire
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Sodexo Segment:
UK Corporate Services

Job Introduction

Seeking a professional cleaner to perform a variety of cleaning and maintenance duties. The cleaner will be in charge of maintaining all public and private spaces to employer standards. Duties will include vacuuming, mopping, surface cleaning, dusting, and bathroom services. Attention to detail and a positive attitude a must. The right person is punctual, thorough but fast, and eager to learn.

Main Responsibilities

Dusting and cleaning ceiling vents, surface areas, and counter surfaces

Cleaning of kitchenettes including fridges, dishwasher and refilling coffee machines

Performs general sweeping, scrubbing, mopping of hardwood, laminate, or tiled floors

Using vacuuming equipment; vacuums and cleans carpets, perform further treatments such as shampoo or stain-removal as needed

Disposing of rubbish from bins and containers and following waste streams including recycling, food waste and general rubbish

Polishing furniture and room accessories as needed

Scrubbing sinks, basins, and toilets in private and public bathrooms

Cleaning windows, glass surfaces, and mirrors

Maintaining and upkeep of all cleaning equipment, supplies, and products

Ensuring safe and sanitary storage and care of products

Keeping all public spaces neat and tidy

Reporting repairs and replacements needed when encountered on the job

The Ideal Candidate

Ability to follow verbal directions

Ability to work well alone and with a partner or team

Reliable and punctual with dedicated professionalism to job and duties

Able to adapt to changing schedules or routines; excellent time management skills

Pays attention to detail when cleaning

Organized and able to follow a schedule

Physically able to reach, stretch, bend, and walk during the daily routine, with ability to stand for long lengths of time; physically able to push vacuum cleaner for extended periods of time; ability to lift up to 25 to 30 pounds

General knowledge of cleaning products, supplies, and techniques for cleaning

Good level of English language Able to communicate verbally and use written direction to be able to follow all health and safety guidelines, including COSHH, Manual handling, etc

About The Company

In the UK and Ireland, Sodexo employs around 30,000 people, and partners with clients in many sectors across business and industry; schools and universities; sports and leisure; energy and resources; government and agencies; healthcare; justice and defence.

Sodexo’s connected; people-centric approach brings together a diverse range of expertise. The breadth of services it offers ranges from food and hospitality; cleaning; reception; concierge (Circles); security; property management and technical services through to data driven workplace strategy and design (Wx); employee engagement and recognition services (Sodexo Engage) and personal home services through Prestige Nursing + Care and the Good Care Group.

Vital Spaces is Sodexo’s value proposition that puts people at the heart of everything we do, bringing together services and solutions and focusing on the productivity and wellbeing of people wherever they are.

Sodexo is committed to being an inclusive employer; we welcome and encourage applications from people with a diverse variety of experiences, backgrounds and identities.

We’re a Disability Confident Leader employer. We’re committed to changing attitudes towards disability, and making sure disabled people have the chance to fulfil their aspirations.

We are building on our support to the Armed Forces community through the development of specific pathways within our recruitment process to  support ex-forces personnel and reservists, those applying for jobs with us who meet the ideal candidate criteria for the role advertised are guaranteed to progress to the selection process