Cleaning Operative – Morning/Day Shift/Weekend

Vacancy closes: 
Wednesday 31 July 2019

Summary & Purpose of the Role

The main purpose of the job is to support and assist the responsible manager to maintain a safe and clean environment.  To assure that the company standards and policies are followed and maintained


The key responsibility would be to maintain the cleanliness of the Centre to a very high standard by performing the following duties:

  • The vacuuming of all entrance mats

  • By using the correct equipment

  • Sweep, damp mop and wipe down lifts

  • Wipe down all glass doors and panels

  • Clean, mop and disinfect all toilet areas to include disabled and baby changing

  • Wash or wipe where necessary all walls, pillars and painted surfaces

  • Wash or wipe where necessary all furniture, fixtures and fittings

  • Empty and wipe down all internal Bins

  • Wipe down and re-stock cleaning trolleys

  • Mall flooring – to include dry mopping, spillages, litter and debris clearing

  • Clean via dusting, polishing and vacuuming Management suite, workshop office, control room and staff areas

  • Use patrol monitor (diester) system to assist with accident and incident control and prevention

  • To ensure all work is carried out in a safe, proper and thorough manner taking into account Health and safety legislation, Incentive FM policies and procedures, risk assessments and method statements

  • Maintain confidentiality in all aspects of client and staff information.

  • Report anything in need of repair or replacement to the appropriate person

  • Keep your cleaning area and space clean and tidy at all time and your cleaning materials safely stored

  • Be familiar with the required care standards regulations governing your job

  • Maintain polite and good communication with you colleagues, tenants and shoppers at all times

  • Be prepared to receive and undertake further training as required.

  • At all times to follow through any managerial instructions

  • The above description is not exhaustive but the above points represent the key points pertaining to the role of Cleaning Operative.

Skills and Experience

  • Experience of working and building partnerships with clients

  • IOSH trained desirable

  • Knowledge of COSHH

  • Experience of working within a fast moving Cleaning environment

  • IT literacy skills in Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint

  • Articulate and has the ability to communicate effectively with the clients and the IFM teams

  • Organised individual who can demonstrate a record of planning and managing work flows

  • Able to demonstrate an understanding of high quality service delivery and their impact on this

  • The ability to be agile and flexible to meet the needs and demands of the role

  • Excellent time management organisation and focus on ability to prioritise and multi task with clear ability to focus on detail

Typical working hours: 

Full Time Permanent – 40 Hours Per Week and Flexible to meet the needs of the role & business

How to apply: 
Please send an up to date CV to

Opening times


Additional Information

Whiteley Fareham Store opening times may vary. Food and leisure will be open later – please check retailer websites for further details.


Please note that some retailers may vary from these times.

Search below for the shop details or view the full list of retailers

Getting here

Whiteley Way
PO15 7PD
01489 566000
  • Car

    Whiteley is located just one mile from Junction 9 on the M27.

    After exiting the motorway, follow the signs for 'shopping centre'. If you are using a GPS or route finder system, enter PO15 7PD as the destination postcode. 

    We have 1,300 parking spaces across seven car parks. For more information about parking, click here

  • Train

    Swanwick railway station is located within a 25 minute walk from Whiteley. There is also a taxi rank located at the station. Details of all connections and further information can be found at National Rail, South West Trains and Southern Railways.

  • Bus

    The First Bus Service operate the no.28/28A to and from Whiteley. The nearest bus stop is on Whiteley Way by Tesco.  Click here for the timetable.



Whiteley does everything to ensure that the Centre's facilities and services are made accessible to visitors and employees who have disabilities.

Blue Badge parking spaces are available in the East, Cinema A, Tesco and Market Square car parks in close proximity to the shops. Access from the car parks does not require the use of steps, lifts or escalators.

Blue Badge parking is subject to the advertised tariff, although visitors requiring additional time can contact Centre Management.

All car parks offer 4 hours' free parking with the ability to top-up to 6 hours for £2 (excluding Tesco). Our Tesco car park offers 2 hours' maximum free parking.

Accessible toilets are provided within the public toilet facilities by Market Square.

If any visitor requires additional assistance Centre Management will endeavour to help.

A portable induction loop system is available at the Centre Management Office and will be made available for use anywhere at the Centre as required.

Wheelchairs can be loaned for free from the Centre Management Office by Market Square. Photo identification will be required when loaning a wheelchair, and it is advisable to book in advance to avoid disappointment.


We have seven car parks, all equipped with CCTV. For information on each individual car park, click here.

All car parks offer 4 hours' free parking with the ability to top-up to 6 hours for £2 (excluding Tesco). Our Tesco car park offers 2 hours' maximum free parking.

You will find cash machines located in Market Square and at Tesco. Both are withdrawal-fee free.

We have three POD Point electric vehicle charging posts on site (one is located in the East car park outside Harvester with a further two charging posts located outside the cinema in the Cinema B car park). Charging posts are FREE to use and all offer a fast 7kW charge via a Type 2 Mennekes connector.

East, Cinema A and Tesco car parks include Parent & Child spaces. 

A petrol station is located just by Tesco for your convenience.

All of our toilets include baby changing, hand wash and hand dryer facilities, all housed within each 'Supercubicle', including two accessible 'Supercubicles'. You'll find them located off Market Square. Other baby changing facilities are located across the Centre within a number of stores, cafes and restaurants.


We understand that many of us lead busy lives, so several of our stores have a Click & Collect facility to make life that little bit easier. Just order online and choose when you want to collect from your favourite store. 

Checking in at Whiteley couldn't be easier with our free Wi-Fi service. Simply access from your laptop or mobile and follow the on-screen prompts.

Please enquire at the Centre Management Office by Market Square for any lost property from the malls. Please speak to individual retailers regarding items lost within their stores.

Whether it's for an urgent prescription, pain relief or you need healthcare advice from a pharmacist, the pharmacy at Boots is open Monday to Friday 8.00am - midnight, Saturday 9.00am - midnight and Sunday 10.30am - 4.30pm.

A Photo Me passport photo booth is available for use by customers. You will find this near our customer toilets in Market Square.

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