Salary: £10.85 – £10.85

Shift hours: Full Time

We currently have an opportunity for an experienced External & Grounds Cleaning Operative  to join our team. This is a great opportunity for a customer focused individual to join a world leading food and facilities management company, which can offer unrivalled opportunities for career progression.

  • Maintain high standards of cleanliness in all external areas
  • Maintain tidiness of all stairs, doorways, outbuildings, pathways, roads etc.
  • Clear all areas of fallen leaves using required equipment i.e power tools / hand tools
  • Ensure the campus is free of litter, discarded pallets & packaging
  • Ensure all areas are cleaned efficiently and in a timely manner to the required standards
  • Empty all bins/ash trays, ensuring they are clean and in good repair.
  • Wash site signage and bus shelters periodically

Complete ad hoc portering tasks

  • Carefully move resources including equipment, materials and supplies as directed
  • Set up rooms and equipment as required
  • Provide support with setting up resources for University of Greenwich events
  • Drive vehicles to make deliveries across campus and between campuses
  • Accurately complete daily paperwork and file accordingly  
  • To ensure refuse bins are put ready for collection for the refuse collectors.


  • Ability to show a professional attitude to whatever jobs carried out.
  • A good knowledge of health and safety
  • Positive attitude
  • Willing to succeed.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Flexible with prioritising skills
  • Ability to meet deadlines
  • Comfortable to work in all weather conditions. (PPE Provided)


  • Ability to handle and look after powered equipment correctly and safely. E.g. ride-on scrubber drier, leaf blower, petrol driven outdoor vacuum. (training will be provided)

Reference: SDX/TP/1007533/65124

Location: Chatham, England