Manchester, UK Permanent Literate, Numerate


Closing Date:

Thursday 1st October 2020


Job Description:

Supervise all cleaning staff, undertake site cleaning activities as required.



Lead & Develop A Cleaning Team To Provide An Exceptional Level Of Service
  • Support the team and take responsibility for training and development, to ensure the team understand and adhere to site rules
  • Take responsibility for people management, including; inductions, absence, return to work meetings, timekeeping, retention, productivity, quality of work, behaviour and attitude, appraisals, performance reviews and competency checks
  • Produce and record information e.g. KPI monitoring information, equipment and stock levels to contribute to the performance monitoring process, routine area checks and audits to monitor the standard of work
  • Assist in the preparation and review of the Cleaning Schedules to ensure all areas are cleaned to the required frequency and level
  • Reschedule work and rotas to meet fluctuations in staffing levels / customer requests, including covering absence
  • Supervise the cleaning team on a day to day basis and also carry out certain cleaning activities as part of the cleaning team when required

Scope of Site Cleaning 

  •  Cleaning of both Edge Lane and Crabtree Lane, including; canteens, toilets, work areas, offices and car parks on a scheduled rota.
  • Generate and implement training systems and documentation. Maintain training records.
  • Maintenance of cleaning consumables; stock levels and ensuring all cleaning equipment is in good working order
Health & Safety
  • Ensure training is provided to the cleaning team, including; Colour Coding, COSHH, and PPE
  • Communicate relevant Tool Box Talks at regular meetings, to be held at least monthly with the team
  • Comply with the requirements of the Health and Safety at Work Act and emergency procedures as required
  • Ensure appropriate action is taken following an accident involving cleaning staff and that an incident / accident form is completed. Report any hazards and ‘Near Misses’ to the relevant person

About You: 


  • Industrial cleaning experience
  • Previous cleaning experience
  • Factory Health and Safety
  • Supervision of Staff
  • Generation of Cleaning Schedules
  • Staff Training


  • Organisational Skills.
  • Use of Formal Computerised Record-Keeping Systems.
  • Generation of Documentation & Training Materials.

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Applications should be made by forwarding a copy of your up to date CV and covering letter to or alternatively you can submit your application by post to:

Elcometer Limited, Edge Lane, Droylsden, Manchester, M43 6BU.



Allergies to process materials, the role will involve heavy lifting.