Assistant Cleaning Manager- Warehouse Environment- Bradford

£20000 Per Annum
21 Jul 2017
18 Aug 2017
1. Becky OHanlon
Contract Type
Full Time

Assistant Cleaning Manager- Warehouse Environment- Bradford

Servest are recruiting for an Assistant Cleaning Manager to be based in large distribution centre near Bradford. You will report into the onsite Cleaning Manager and manage a team of around 30 hygient/cleaning operatives including supervisors.


We are looking for an experienced Assistant Cleaning Manager/ Cleaning Manager with a background warehouse/ distribution cleaning, who is used to managing at least 20 cleaning operatives. Your hours of work will be 5 days out of 7 from around 8am-4pm with one week on call and one week off- flexibility is needed with days and hours to fit in with the needs of the business, - the position is working 40 hours per week


As the Assistant Cleaning Manager day to day you will be supporting the onsite Manager. You will be assisting to make sure the areas are all staffed, meeting with the onsite clients and make sure the operation runs smoothly- including rotas, staffing levels, recruitment and HR issues, conducting regular audits and ordering equipment and supplies. You will also be responsible for the input of wages weekly. On the site you will manage the general cleaning, this is a hands on role so part of your day may need to be spent cleaning/ training staff. We are looking for managers that can communicate effectively and regularly with staff through formal and informal channels on safety matters to ensure there is a free flow of ideas and that morale remains high within the team.


We are looking for managers with previous experience as an Assistant Cleaning Manager or Cleaning Manager within a warehouse/ Distribution environment.

You will be used to managing a team with 20 + operatives that work across a variety of shift patterns

You will be used to meeting and ideally exceeding set SLA's and used to managing strict KPI's and audits

As a manager you will need exceptional people management skills to be able to lead, motivate and develop your teams- training will play a large part of the role

Ideally you will have a basic knowledge of employment law with some background in Employee Relations casework- this is advantageous but not a necessary requirement

You will be used to carrying out performance and quality audits, producing regular reports and be up to date with current H & S legislation and completing payroll.


This position offers a competitive salary plus a 20 days holiday plus bank holidays and an auto enrolled pension scheme and other Servest benefits

Servest Group Ltd is a leading UK facilities management provider. We specialise in Cleaning, Catering, Security, Building Service, Pest Control, and Energy. With our focus on quality service delivery and the emphasis on investing heavily in our internal talent together with our growth strategy means now is an exciting time to join Servest.

We offer excellent career and development opportunities, as an organisation that's proud of its great people, we believe in the opportunity to recognise and share success, that`s why we offer a competitive salary, study support and additional benefits.

Servest Group is an expert in facilities management, creating environments which enable people to deliver exceptional experiences to help organisations to be more efficient, effective and sustainable.