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Mobile Cleaner

Please Note: The application deadline for this job has now passed.

Job Introduction

This is a fantastic opportunity to be responsible for the cleaning and servicing of areas as allocated by the Supervisor or Sodexo management team to the standard required by the client and Sodexo.

Role Responsibility

  • Have complete knowledge of all areas to be cleaned
  • Clean all allocated areas to standard as per training including day cleaning, office cleaning and toilet cleaning.
  • To effectively undertake day cleaning duties to include; recycling, confidential waste, litter picking, the cleaning of; Staff Restaurant, Changing Rooms, Reception.
  • Use chemicals, disposables and equipment safely and as per training, have a good knowledge of products/equipment on site, ensuring efficient use of chemicals and disposables to reduce waste, ensuring all equipment/chemicals are stored safely and fit for purpose and in good working order
  • Observe H&S guidelines at all times, ensuring use of safety signs and barriers
  • Maintain cleaning cupboards, ensuring they are stocked and clean
  • To ensure a high standard of personal hygiene is maintained at all times and that uniform provided and specified is worn with care to being clean and ironed.
  • Report to Supervisor any H&S, product, equipment or other site issues, completing any required paperwork
  • Complete any forms and paperwork as required
  • Comply with all Company and Client policies and procedures, statutory regulations relating to your work place, this will include but not limited to fire; health and safety; hygiene; working safely; COSHH.
  • Report and take necessary action for any incidents of accidents, fire, theft, loss, damage or other irregularities
  • To deal with any complaints / issues from customers immediately and report directly to your supervisor.
  • To participate actively within team meetings in order to develop ideas to enhance service offer.
  • To be flexible to work additional hours in order to cover holiday and sickness within the team
  • To attend to any reasonable management request which may include assisting facilities or hospitality on site or assisting in duties on another site
  • To be on call for decontamination cleans of custody and vehicles.
  • To deep clean cells, custody, forensic suites and medical rooms to agreed specification.
  • To provide a PAT Testing service across the area when required, full training will be provided.

The Ideal Candidate

  • All round cleaning experience
  • Able to work on own initiative and manage own time
  • Able to communicate effectively with clients, colleagues and management team
  • Good knowledge of H&S and COSHH
  • High standard of personal hygiene and appearance
  • PAT Testing experience desirable
  • Experience of decontamination and deep cleaning desirable
  • Flexible with working hours as will be on call in addition to daily working hours, to which an enhancement will be paid for any out of hours working.

Package Description

Geographical Area - Edinburgh, Lothian and Borders

Experienced mobile cleaning operative / supervisor required to clean to a high standard within  Scottish Police Authority. The job role will include cover cleaning at stations for holidays, sickness and vacancies and also delivering decontamination cleans at custody and vehicles. Deep cleaning of medical rooms, cells and forensic suites.

Travel time is  incorporated with in working hours and transport provided

Competitive rate of pay for the right candidates.

Full training and uniform provided

Police vetting is essential

Driving licence is essential

Working hours Monday - Friday 3pm until 10pm

Additional weekend working will be required for call outs for emergency cleans, of which an additional OOH payment will be made.

About the Company

Sodexo is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and adults within a regulated activity. Certain roles will require applicants to undergo screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) and/ or Disclosure Scotland (Scotland).

In the UK and Ireland, Sodexo employs some 35,000 employees to deliver integrated facilities management services to clients at over 2,000 locations in the 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


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