Deep Cleaning Operative

Job Ref: 378
Sector: Cleaning
Job Type: Permanent
Date Added: 12 January 2020
  • Hackney, London, England Hackney London E9 1LL
  • £11 per Hour
  • CSS Recruitment Admin Team
  • 01582 692999
Carlisle Support Services

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Job Title: Soft Services Support and Specialist Cleaning Technicians

Department: Cleaning

Reporting to: Deep Cleaning Team Leader

Location: London Overground Rail Network

Hours of Work: 40 Hours per week (Monday - Friday 22:00 - 0600)


Carlisle Support Services are seeking a soft services support and specialist cleaning technician to support a high-profile contract and enable Carlisle Support Services to deliver a high-quality soft services and specialist cleaning service to various locations in London on the Overground Rail Network.

The role will require individuals to be flexible to the needs of the client and be prepared to deliver services according to rota; with a week's prior notice. The role is a physically demanding role and individuals are expected to be capable of carrying and lifting items of equipment up to 15kg in weight.

Training will be provided, with individuals being required to have obtain Sentinel PTS and IPAF or PASMA with in three months of joining.


Main Duties:

  1. To deliver high level cleaning activities using a range of access equipment (Ladder, towers and MEWP's):

  • Dusting and vacuuming the underside of canopies
  • Vacuuming of edges and ledges
  • Hand washing of signage, metalwork and painted surfaces
  • Graffiti removal from metal, painted surfaces, brick and stone work
  • Cleaning of glazing and paneled surfaces

  1. To deliver pressure washing services:

  • Station forecourts
  • Platform copers
  • Over bridges and subways
  • Cycle racks
  • Graffiti removal
  • Station car parks
  • Fences

  1. Deliver toilet deep cleaning

  • Steam cleaning of sanitary ware
  • Scrubbing of floors
  • Replacement broken dispensers
  • Changing of locks and codes

  1. Deliver floor scrubbing to remove ingrained dirt

  • Platforms
  • Booking hall
  • Waiting room

  1. Deliver gum and stain removal services

  • Platforms
  • Booking hall
  • Waiting room

  1. Support other contractors by undertaking general laboring duties in support of station improvements

General Behaviors

  1. Record all activities in accordance with contractual quality requirements and specified process using the WorkIT system or another similar system

  1. Maintenance and care of all equipment ensuring all it's all maintained in a safe working condition and report any faulty equipment to the line manager

  1. To lead by example, so that the company image and profile is maintained at all times within the team, in respect of conduct and the wearing of company supplied uniform.

  1. To comply with all Company Health & Safety Guidelines and continually review practices to ensure breaches do not occur.

  1. To be aware of the correct usage and concentration of the various chemicals cleaning agents and the correct application of these products to ensure effective results in accordance with the manufacturers guidelines.

  1. To carry out any reasonable task requested by the Senior Route Supervisor, Contract Manager, or client.

  1. Comply with all rail safety regulations and be able to make an "Emergency Call" to a signaler if required.

  1. To act as ambassador for Carlisle on site dealing in a professional/businesslike manner with all requests from clients

Qualifications and Experience


· Good Communication Skills

· Ability to get on well with others and inspire respect and confidence

· UK Driving Licence with at least two-year experience

All individual will be required to pass a pre-employment medical and drug & alcohol test. A failure will result in the offer of employment being withdrawn.

All individual will be expected within three months of joining to have gain the following qualifications and will be required to maintain these qualifications. If a qualification expires the individual will be given four-week grace period before being reassigned to general cleaning duties.

  • Sentinel PTS
  • PASMA or IPAF or roof top access

Carlisle Support Services
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