Industrial Cleaning Operative

Job Description

  • Job Title Manufacturing


Job Description

Job Introduction

Looking for a role with flexible hours? Working for a leading Global Facilities Management Company?

Do you describe yourself as someone who likes to stay physically fit and enjoys demanding work?

Don't mind working in both warm and cold environments?

Full training provided with the opportunity of working overtime?

You don't just join Sodexo - You belong! Sodexo are a leading Global FM Company and our Client is a world leading food manufacturer.

Working for a Global FM company performing the role of Cleaning Operative you would be responsible for the cleanliness of production and office areas on our client's manufacturing site. This would involve the use of chemicals, pressure washers and other cleaning equipment to ensure a safe working environment.

The role is an integral part to maintaining a high level of Cleaning Standards and H&S to support our Food Hygiene Measures and is in an area of the factory which is particularly cold as it involves the storage and processing of meat products.

Benefits include; retail discounts, employee lottery, cycle to work scheme and life assurance.

Role Responsibility
  • Working towards a daily/weekly cleaning schedule
  • The use of cleaning chemicals and equipment
  • Ensuring that all work is completed to required standard and in a timely and safe manner
  • Following the correct procedures for handling chemicals
  • Attending and assisting with meetings and training sessions
  • Any other ad hoc duties as required by the needs of the business
The Ideal Candidate

As an industrial cleaner, you will need:

  • Good spoken English communication, and customer service skills
  • Ability to complete basic cleaning schedule checklists
  • Good 'hands on' practical skills for handling tools and equipment
  • The ability to cope with food waste products
  • Good health, Physical fitness and good eyesight
  • Ability to measure and calculate doses of chemicals (training provided)
  • Awareness of health and safety and the environment
  • Good level of physical fitness as role involves lifting/carrying cleaning chemicals and transporting cleaning equipment around site
  • Be able to work as part of a team but also have the initiative to manage own area and workload
  • Be able to adhere to agreed health and safety requirements
  • The ability to react quickly to changes in daily activities
  • Be able to work in warm and cold environments
  • Good communication and customer service skills
  • Flexible approach to work and hours
  • Right to work documentation
  • Previous cleaning experience would be an advantage, however full training will be given
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



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