Cleaning Operative / Industrial Cleaner

  • Location
    Sittingbourne, Kent
  • Salary
    £ 18500 - £ 20000 / Year
  • Category
    Industrial & Manufacturing and Production - Food, Drink & Tobacco
  • Job type
    Permanent
  • Industry
    Industrial and Manufacturing
  • External Reference
    JN-102020-149553

We are currently looking for a machine/industrial cleaner to join a firm in Sittingbourne, this is a permanent position and requires someone who has had previous experience in a similar role or worked in a similar industry.


The main purpose of the job is to work as part of a team to carry out cleaning of the different machines /used in a production/manufacturing environment .


To be the right fit for this role, you must enjoy what the role entails, have a similar background to what the business operates in.


Main Purpose of role:



You will be required to ensure that all machinery and equipment is cleaned to the required standard and returned ready for production.


Main duties will be :



  • In charge of ensuring production lines are cleaned at the end of production and in ready for next shift/ production job

  • Responsible for cleaning all machinery and equipment at the end of each shift.

  • Correctly storing all cleaned equipment

  • Disassemble and re-assemble machinery

  • Deep clean machinery after every allergen production run

  • Carrying out hygiene and allergen swabs at the end of cleaning

  • Constant liaise with team leaders to ensure machines are cleaned in time for production

  • Ensure down times are minimised

  • Carry out overhead cleaning according to schedule

  • Clean production walkways, factory floors and drains

  • Ensure all cleaning is recorded on in house system

  • Ensure use of correct chemicals and proper stock and storage at all times

  • Report any problems with machinery or equipment to Engineering dept/ line manager

  • Ensure the correct use of PPE

  • Adhering to Company Health and Safety guidelines



This is not an ordinary cleaning role and will require someone who is efficient, high level of attention to detail and some who loves cleaning!


This role is definitely suited to someone who has experience in cleaning machinery, for a manufacturing environment.


The working hours are Monday to Friday - 11:00am -08:00pm - shifts will be agreed before resumption



If you meet the above criteria and are available to start immediately, please apply now! please call 01634826061 and ask to speak with Modupe

Successful applicants will be contacted to arrange an interview.

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Please apply with your CV to: Modupe Sofowora