Cleaning and Environmental Manager

Cleaning and Environmental Manager

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    Michelle Brightly

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    about 1 month ago

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Role: Cleaning and Environmental Manager
Salary: £40k
Job Status: Permanent/Full-Time
Location: Portsmouth
Vacancy Reference: VR/04672

Purpose of the Job:
Bridge Recruitment are currently networking for one of our clients for a Cleaning and Environmental Manager to join their growing team. As Cleaning and Environmental Manager, you will be leading and managing the cleaning and environmental team and day to day cleaning and environmental activities. You will be responsible for driving improvements through always having a future focus on modernising the way the cleaning and environment team operates across the centre. The Cleaning and Environmental Manager will be responsible for the delivery of all cleaning and environmental services at a location in Portsmouth. The ideal Cleaning and Environmental Manager will have experience in a similar role within the industry, along with proven experience of managing a team.


  • Drive performance through inspiring, motivating and developing the Environmental and Cleaning team, to deliver and maintain the highest standards of cleanliness and waste management, to ensure an exceptional guest experience, whilst adhering to safe working practices at all times
  • Seek, source and introduce innovative ideas that will deliver cost effective solutions, to improve and maintain standards and enhance the guest experience
  • Attend all operations, monthly, quarterly, KPI and departmental meetings. In addition, attend all off-site meetings, seminars, conferences and forums as required
  • Ensure that adequate resource is available 24/7 to ensure the centre is cleaned to a very high standard, all waste management tasks are achieved, and adequate resource is available to support all centre events
  • Ensure all documentation is always maintained to a fully auditable standard, ensuring 100 percent compliance
  • Conduct daily centre walkrounds and carry out regular reviews of the Environmental and Cleaning specification to achieve and maintain the highest standards
  • All training to be conducted in accordance with company and client requirements
  • Support the company’s Energy and Sustainability Framework and work towards sustainability goals
  • Drive collaboration with all departments to deliver a great guest experience
  • Manage all systems, ensuring all reporting deadlines are met
  • Lead sustainability and environmental efficiencies in accordance with environmental policies
  • Support all initiatives to ensure service delivery is delivering best value at all times
  • Be part of the duty management rota for the centre, working one weekend in five
  • Responsible for the management of the cleaning and environmental budget
  • Monitor the quality and performance of waste services and ensure compliance with legislation in the handling, transportation and disposal of waste
  • Support the waste team in dealing with Brand Partners who cause and raise waste management issues by providing advice and support, to ensure the issues are resolved and compliance is achieved
  • Develop and maintain relationships with all Brand Partners, ensuring they fully understand what is expected of them in relation to cleaning, environmental and waste management requirements
  • Ensure all near misses and accidents are reported and recorded
  • Provide monthly waste management data to the Centre Operations Manager and Health and Safety Manager


  • Proven experience in a similar role within the industry
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Team leading skills, with proven experience of managing a team
  • Flexible