Cleaning Operative

  • Location
    Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire
  • Category
    Industrial & Manufacturing and Production - Cleaner
  • Job type
    Temporary contract
  • Industry
    Industrial and Manufacturing
  • External Reference

Industrial Cleaning operative


Adecco are recruiting for an industrial cleaning operative to join their manufacturing client in Melton Mowbray. Performing the role of an industrial cleaning operative you will be responsible for the cleanliness of production and amenities areas on our client's manufacturing site. This will involve the use of chemicals, pressure washers and other cleaning equipment to ensure a safe and pest free working environment. Due to the nature of the site this role will involve working in warm, cold, dirty and smelly environments so please take this into account before applying


  • Good communication and customer service skills

  • Flexible approach to work and hours

  • Be able to adhere to health and safety requirements

  • Attention to detail

  • Be able to work as part of a team but also have the initiative to manage own area and workload

  • The ability to react quickly to changes in daily activities

  • Good level of physical fitness as role involves lifting/carrying cleaning chemicals and transporting cleaning equipment around site

  • Be able to work in warm and cold environments

  • Ability to work at height preferred

  • Right to work documentation

  • Previous cleaning experience would be an advantage, however full training will be given

Work activities

Your work will include:

  • Working towards a daily/weekly cleaning schedule

  • The use of cleaning chemicals and equipment

  • Ensuring that all work is completed to required standard and in a timely and safe manner

  • Following the correct procedures for handling chemicals

  • Attending and assisting with meetings and training sessions

  • Any other ad hoc duties as required by the needs of the business

Working hours

  • 40 Hours per week, Monday to Friday

  • Some weekend and Night Work may be required

  • Overtime may be required.

Pay and Benefits

  • Pay: £8.91 per hour. Weekly Pay.

  • Overtime opportunities

  • On-going training programme

Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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