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Cleaning Supervisor

Job description

Are you an experienced Cleaning Supervisor experienced in managing a variety of contracts, based in Cornwall? Are you looking for an opportunity where you can grow your career and develop even further and perhaps move into an Area Manager role 

You will be covering 40 sites in the Cornwall area and will report into the Regional Manager, the sites are all small healthcare sites and have Cleaning operatives on site  

A highly respected cleaning contractor that provides contract cleaning services for a wide range of clients across the UK.

The company is well established and has employee friendly culture and the feedback from the candidates we have secured positions for in other parts of the UK has been fantastic.   Their core values are an integral part of their business and their culture and they are looking for someone to join them that matches those values! 

What's in it for you?

  • A  basic salary of £27,000
  • Company vehicle + fuel card or an option of car allowance 
  • Immediate start available 
  • Looking after 40 contracts only 
  • Opportunity to work for a company with a fantastic ethos. 
  • Industry specific training programmes to further develop your career with clear progression routes
  • An opportunity to run a number of high-profile cleaning contracts
  • Laptop/Mobile/Tablet

Your Role

  • Responsibility for contract /cleaner performance to achieve and exceed contract SLA and KPI
  • Client Relationship management with key focus on service delivery, retention, and contract growth
  • Management of all directly employed staff, including recruitment and selection, training, performance management and staff retention.
  • Attend training and meetings as required.                                 
  • Implementation of all company policies and procedures 
  • Contact point for enquiries from departments including sales, stores, administration, accounts, and payroll.
  • Site visits. In line with client contractual requirement,
  • Arranging maintenance and repair of cleaning equipment, ensure PAT testing compliance
  • Pre-sale involvement before contract becomes operational, attending new client site meetings with Business Development Managers, managing TUPE transfer and recruitment of operatives
  • Provision of cover cleaning operatives, often at short notice
  • Any other ad hoc duties and tasks required

About you

  • Experience of managing multiple cleaning sites & contracts ideally from an educational background 
  • Ability to liaise and work professionally with clients and staff
  • Experience of motivating, managing and leading cleaning teams in excess of 30
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Full UK Driving licence


You will ideally be based in Cornwall 

What's next?

If you would like to work for a leading cleaning contractor with an excellent client base, then please apply with your CV today. There will be a 2-stage interview process starting next week.