Are you looking for an exciting opportunity to gain a rewarding experience in Real Estate industry? Are you ready to challenge yourself in a dynamic and fast paced company? Do you have experience or expertise in Cleaning Services to share with others? If so, consider applying to the Cleaning Manager position.
Company: Cleanees
Position Title: Cleaning Manager
Duty Station: Fairfax, VA
Type of Appointment: Job
Duration: 12 months (Two months probation)

• To manage the work of a team of full time and part time cleaning operatives.
• To arrange cover in the event of absence and to agree overtime working as and when required.
• To organize the workload of the team, ensuring an even distribution of work.
• To assist in the advertisement for, interviewing and employment of, new and replacement cleaning operatives, as required, having first agreed such requirements with the Facilities Manager and the Personnel Department.
• To ensure that all cleaning operatives are adequately trained to an acceptable level, commensurate with the duties they are to perform.
• To ensure that the team of cleaning operatives perform to the standard required
• To monitor the performance of staff and take the necessary action to manage performance, having referred to the Facilities Manager and Personnel Department, as required.
• To order all cleaning materials required by the team, using agreed suppliers.
• To ensure that cleaning materials are used in a safe manner and are kept secure.
• To liaise with the Facilities Manager on a regular basis, dealing effectively with any problems or complaints that may arise.
• To maintain and carry out security procedures for college buildings and grounds in accordance with building’s policy, when required.
• To report to the Facilities Manager, or deputy, in the event of an emergency e.g. fire, flood, break-in, vandalism and accident. To take action as directed.
• To carry out necessary duties when fire, intruder and warning alarms are involved.
• Report to the Facilities Manager, or deputy, as requested.
• To carry out from time to time any other duties within the competence of the job holder, that may be reasonable required.
• Liaise regularly with the CLEENEES Chief Executive Officer (CEO) on important issues
• Represent CLEENEES at formal meetings, seminars, conferences and training.
• Other duties as assigned by President/Vice President & Chief Operating Officer (COO)


• Knowledge and experience of cleaning operations on a significant scale.
• Ability to work on own initiative as well as part of a team.
• Experience of managing a large and busy team.
• Ability to delegate to appropriately, and develop the Supervisors and Charge-­hand.
• Able to engage and influence staff to prioritise, reschedule and show flexibility in carrying out work in light of changing needs or due to absence or turnover.
• Strong organization, prioritization and communication skills, able to work within time constraints and prioritize task according to the needs.
• Awareness and understanding of Health and Safety standards.
• Ability to provide training and guidance to staff on standards.
• Able to use standard IT packages – Microsoft Outlook, Word and Excel – as well and capacity to learn and fully utilize the departmental time and attendance system.
• Awareness, and ability to work well within, a diverse workforce.
• Have a knowledge of various cleaning equipment.

If interested, send your Resume/CV and brief description of your motivation