Cleaner Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Cleaner to join our team.


  • Emptying bins throughout the school grounds;
  • Responding to any additional requests;
  • Vacuuming, dusting & mopping;
  • Rubbish disposal;
  • Window cleaning;
  • Vacuuming of clubhouse and spot carpet cleaning;
  • Cleaning toilets and replenishment of bathroom supplies;
  • Projecting a positive image of the Business;
  • The hours of work may vary but will usually be from 3-7am 5 days a week. Some weekend work may be involved;
  • You will be supplied with all cleaning tools and also trained on how to use the chemicals supplied;
  • Undertaking daily, weekly and monthly cleaning tasks and other duties as required;
  • Must be able to work independently and have attention to detail;
  • Strong focus on safety and ensuring compliance with OH&S policies and procedures;
  • Working closely with, and accepting instructions from the restaurant manager and shift managers;
  • Maintaining cleaning standards in accordance with the business requirements.


  • Take direction and work under pressure;
  • Lift and carry heavy materials;
  • Very high attention to detail;
  • Basic problem-solving skills;
  • Minimum 2 years of cleaning experience in an industrial environment;
  • Must have experience in commercial cleaning, ideally offices or school environments;
  • Ability to follow instructions;
  • Knowledge of industrial hygiene and safety standards;
  • Carry tools and equipment;
  • Strong understanding and commitment to Workplace Health & Safety;
  • Maintain a clean & tidy working environment;
  • Work while in stooped, kneeling, crouched, and crawling positions;
  • Use arms and hands to reach for, handle and manipulate objects;
  • Must have a current police check no older than 12 months;
  • Good communication and reasoning skills.