supervise the cleaning team job duties including scheduling and coordinating staff, performing specialized services to ensure all areas and equipment, train new team members and maintain a custodial budget
Assess the condition of surfaces to be cleaned and select cleaning methods (e.g. sweeping, mopping, washing, sealing, vacuuming, shampooing, polishing, degreasing, sanitising).
Develop work plans setting parameters for time and work flow.
Select and prepare appropriate machines and tools
Prepare cleaning solutions by mixing water and detergents or acids in containers according to specifications.
Perform cleaning work, such as cleaning floors, corridors, stairs and restrooms, shampooing carpets and rugs, removing rubbish and cleaning waste containers.
Clean windows, glass partitions and mirrors using soapy water or other cleaners, sponges and squeegees.
Identify, remove and document surface soiling.
Notify Sr. management about repairs.
Determine when more supplies and equipment are needed for cleaning and maintenance duties.
Carry out the basic maintenance of the cleaning machinery.