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Cleaning Operative

  • Location

    Barnard Castle

  • Sector:

    Facility / Cleaning

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    about 10 hours ago

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Job Description

In your new role as a External site cleaning Operative you will:

  • To support audit readiness requirements from both Mitie management team and GSK clients

  • Carry out any/all cleaning duties as requested by Mitie Management team.

  • To ensure that all tasks are carried out in a professional manner, following all safe systems of work and risk assessments.

  • Wear the correct and appropriate PPE at all times. To comply with all statutory GSK & Mitie Health and Safety rules and regulations.

  • To comply with all GSK & Mitie regulations for cleaning materials, equipment and buildings.

  • To provide high personal standards of work/performance, personal hygiene and appearance.

  • To assist with any special duties requested, some of which may occur outside normal working hours.

  • To perform/report any complaints/incidents of accidents, fire theft or loss, damage or any other irregularities and act if applicable.

  • Undertake all required training in relationship to all aspects of the cleaning service delivered, as requested this will include Mitie Mandatory Learning and GSK MyLearning.

  • Ensure that all requirements in relation to COSHH are adhered to, as specified by the Mitie Management team.

  • The method of conducting all cleaning tasks is as directed via Mitie training.

  • To report all faults in relation to cleaning machinery/equipment to the Mitie Management team.

  • To report all building / ground defects to Mitie Management team.

  • Daily Litter pick across full site

  • Weekly litter pick across all carparks and walkways around exterior of site.

  • Daily checks and clean as required all bins across site - including carparks and walk ways

  • Clean as required Salt bins across site - including carparks and walk ways

  • Ensure all external building doorways/entrances are all free of cob-webs/dirt dust. Cleaning to a set rota to ensure all are cleaned over a period of a week

  • External cleaning windowsills/low level glass

  • Hard floor/concrete sweeping

  • Support the pruning of intrusive weeds/moss clearing following requests from management team

  • Pressure washing (with training)

  • Provide support to other departments as requested and reasonable

  • Carry out, assist with or advise on any request to move items in, around and between business premises

  • on behalf of the client

  • Operate company vehicles as required following site procedures

  • Operate GSK company forklifts where necessary following site procedures - as trained

  • Build relationships with key staff and consistently demonstrate a good customer service interface

  • To assist in any other reasonable duties as required by the Management team

Candidate Description

In order to be successful in this role you will need have a basic level of English, (reading, writing, verbal), previous cleaning experience is desirable but not essential and have a flexible approach to the role.

Must be able to clear a DBS check

Employer Description

At Mitie, you will be working for the UK's leading facilities management and professional services company. Looking after a large, diverse, blue-chip customer base, from banks and retailers, to hospitals, schools and government offices. You will be part of a workforce with over 77,000 people, 100+ office locations, and thousands of customers across the country, there is no limit to what you can achieve if you work for us.