Cleaning and Waste Operative in Nottingham

Mitie was founded in 1987, Mitie is the UK’s leading facilities management and professional services company, looking after a large, diverse, blue-chip customer base, from banks and retailers, to hospitals, schools and government offices.

Job description

  • Harrier Grove, Hucknall, Nottingham NG15, UK
  • Full-time
  • Monday Start Time: 08:00
  • Monday End Time: 16:00
  • Tuesday Start Time: 08:00
  • Tuesday End Time: 16:00
  • Wednesday Start Time: 08:00
  • Wednesday End Time: 16:00
  • Thursday Start Time: 08:00
  • Thursday End Time: 16:00
  • Friday Start Time: 08:00
  • Friday End Time: 16:00
  • Saturday Start Time: Not Applicable
  • Saturday End Time: Not Applicable
  • Sunday Start Time: Not Applicable
  • Sunday End Time: Not Applicable

Company Description

At Mitie, you will be working for the UK’s leading facilities management and professional services company, looking after a large, diverse, blue-chip customer base, from banks and retailers, to hospitals, schools and government offices. You will be part of a workforce with over 77,000 people, 100+ office locations, and thousands of customers across the country, there is no limit to what you can achieve if you work for us.

Job Description

We are looking for passionate people to join our Mitie team that delivers exceptional every day; we offer a great place to work with many benefits.

Contract : Permanent

Salary: Basic rate £9.51per hour

Hours: 8 hrs/day (30 mins unpaid break)

Shift Pattern: Mon-Fri 08:00-16:00

Your duties:

  • Work within our great cleaning team in a manufacturing environment and carrying out duties effectively and efficiently.
  • As part of your cleaning duties will include the following; cleaning canteens, warehouse, machinery and washrooms; also hoovering and sweeping warehouse and office areas, use of scrubber dryer, managing waste disposal and basic sanitization.
  • You will be also be required to undertake waste activities which include working outdoors, operating the FLT, moving waste, unloading, loading , sorting waste, liaising with contractors etc therefore you will need a current driving license and if present some experience of operating an FLT (up to 3.5tonne)
  • Ensure all equipment is kept clean, well maintained and is in safe working order.
  • React quickly to any spillages and call-outs from the client.
  • Communicate effectively with your team and a line manager.
  • Wear protective clothing (PPE) and comply with Health & Safety legislation and policies.
  •  Use appropriately cleaning equipment, materials and chemical – all training will be provided.


  • Pension - We offer two pensions schemes - Scottish Widows and People Pension, so you can save money each month while you're working and look forwards to a comfortable retirement.
  • Childcare vouchers, Cycle to Work scheme, Salary Finance, Employee Assistance Programme, Save As You Earn Scheme
  • Mitie Stars is part of our reward package – it's our employee recognition scheme, the overall winner takes home a dream prize of their choice worth up to £15,000.
  • Employee of the Month Scheme – it's our contract specific recognition scheme where we give out monthly vouchers of £25 & £50 and the overall winner takes home vouchers worth £300
  • MiDeals: Is our employee discount portal that provides fantastic savings at all our favourite high street stores.
  • Life assurance for all employees we provide a lump sum of at least 1 x your basic pay (with a minimum lump sum payment of £10,000) will be paid to beneficiaries you have nominated.
  • Free access to a Virtual GP Service for you and all members in your household.
  • Access to online e-learning platform with more than 200 courses, including the English language.

  • Cleaning experience is preferred but not essential; please still contact us even if you have not work in a cleaning environment before.
  • Operating the FLT(up to 3.5tonne) experience is essential. . If you operate a lower weight class in FLT please still apply as further training can be provided. You must hold a valid, up to date UK driving license.
  • We are looking for hardworking, reliable and motivated individuals who want to deliver the exceptional every day.
  • Have a flexible approach to the role, work as part of the team.
  • Communicative English is essential, you may be required to prove your knowledge of English by passing a English language assessment
  • You will be required to complete the basic disclosure (DBS check) and undertake procius checks in line with the Contract requirements, we will arrange this for you.
  • You will be required to undertake the drug and alcohol screening test.

Additional Information

Note: This job description is intended to give the post holder an appreciation of the role envisaged for this position and the range of duties undertaken. Specific tasks and objectives will be agreed with the post holder throughout the period of employment. The job description may be varied from time to time by the Company to reflect changes in the post holder’s role and/or the needs of the business.

Extra information

Type of Contract
Casual / Part Time Jobs
Published at
Full UK/EU driving license preferred
Car Preferred
Must be eligible to work in the EU
Cover Letter Required

Nottingham | Casual / Part Time Jobs

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