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Cleaning Trainee
Part Time


Carry out office cleaning duties safely, gain a Certificate III qualification and learn whilst on the job.

1. Carry out cleaning services and through training, perform the following:
  • Sweeping and mopping hard floors surfaces
  •  Spray buffing and restoring hard floor surfaces
  • Dusting and detailing all office furnishings and fixtures
  • Waste collection and disposal
  • Toilet and washroom cleaning
  • Kitchen and meal room cleaning
  • Cleaning and germ proofing telephones
  • Cleaning internal and external glass, mirrors
  • Cleaning and attending to lifts and stairwells
2. Keep up to date with:
  • Cleaning procedures and work instructions
  • Occupational Health and Safety requirements
  • Industry Codes of conduct
  • Material Safety Data Sheets
  • Ensure efficient cleaning service delivery according to the Cleaning Service Contract Work Specifications
  • Fill out Communication Book as required
  • Report damage and maintenance requirements to supervisor
  • Ensure care and maintenance of cleaning equipment
  • Ensure safe storage of equipment, stock and cleaning agents
  • Undertake training consistent with Certificate III in Cleaning Operations (Asset Maintenance)
  • Sign on and off daily

  • Commitment to delivering a quality cleaning service
  • Commitment to undertaking a traineeship in Certificate III in Cleaning Operations
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Desire to undertake physical work.
  • Drivers license desirable
  • Ability to work outside of normal office hours eg: after 5.00pm or early mornings
  • The ability to establish and maintain good working relationships with fellow workers
  • Understanding of and empathy with the values and ideals of the BSL and Clean Force.
  • Salary will be based on the National Training Wage Award Level B at $17.20 per hour
  • Part time with a minimum of 15 hours per week
  • evening work (between 5pm - 8pm) for 12 months.
  • Trainees must attend training during business hours 4 hrs 1 x fortnight (this will be paid) 
  • A standard Police Check will be performed on the successful applicant.
  • Must be a Permanent Resident or Australian Citizen
  • A three month probationary period applies
  • The BSL operates a smoke-free work environment.
  • All staff are expected to behave in accordance with the principles of the Brotherhood of St Laurence Code of Ethical Behaviour.
  • It is a condition of employment that all staff take responsibility for a safe and healthy work environment and have a commitment to equal employment opportunity and a workplace free from discrimination and harassment.

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