Job Description

Commercial Cleaning Area Manager (Janitorial)
Indianapolis, IN, United States of America

Overview

ESS CLEAN IS CURRENTLY SEEKING AN EXPERIENCED LEADER AND SUPERVISOR FOR AN AREA MANAGER POSITION IN INDIANAPOLIS, IN. WE ARE LOOKING FOR A "HANDS ON" LEADER WHO CAN DIRECT AND SUPERVISE OTHERS, AS WELL AS, JUMP IN WHEN NEEDED!

ESS Clean, Inc. is the leader in commercial contract cleaning in Central Illinois and have recently expanded into Indianapolis. ESS Clean was recently named "One of the Best Places to Work in Illinois"! We attribute this to our excellent team of cleaners. A core value of ESS Clean is to "Improve the lives of our team" and we look for every opportunity to do just that. Whether you are looking for a part-time job to supplement your income or a bright new career, ESS Clean may be the place for you. We provide quality service for our customers, quality of life for our team and we have fun doing it!

Job Skills / Requirements

JOB TITLE: AREA MANAGER (Contract Cleaning Operations)

JOB SUMMARY: The primary duty of the Area Manager is to ensure the proper cleaning of the facilities in his/her area. This is to be accomplished by inspecting facilities regularly (at least once/month), training new employees and ongoing training of all employees, resolving any conflicts that come up, insuring the distribution of supplies, and filling in for employee absences.

Must be willing and able to perform the following in the case of general cleaner absences and turnover: Daily cleaning and stocking of offices, conference rooms, classrooms, lounges, restrooms, entrances, lobbies, hallways, stairwells, medical exam rooms, and other building areas. Includes cleaning walls, windows, furniture, sinks, countertops, restroom fixtures, floors, carpets, and other areas.

Must have knowledge of cleaning products and equipment in order to educate customers and train employees. Cleaning products include neutral cleaners, disinfectants, odor neutralizers, floor strippers and finishes, degreasers, etc. Equipment includes mop buckets and mops, dust mops, chemical dispensers, upright and backpack vacuums, low and high speed floor machines (buffers), automatic scrubbers, carpet extractors, etc.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES:
• Train and retrain employees.
• Motivate employees to do their best work.
• Treat employees with respect and dignity. All employees should be treated fairly and equally regardless of personal differences.
• Travel to various accounts to inspect work, ensure quality control, and confirm working hours of employees.
• Check organization and stocking of supply closets.
• Check job books to make sure current emergency phone numbers are accessible, forms are updated and available, timesheets are filled out appropriately, etc.
• Check log books, correct any ongoing problems, and notify office of ongoing problems.
• Set up and start up new accounts, making sure employees are trained and quality is brought up to the standards of ESS.
• Fill in for employee absences and turnover (perform all duties of general cleaner)
• Safety oriented and ability to train safe procedures.
• Ability to complete written performance reviews of employees.


QUALIFICATIONS: Must have two years experience in supervision. Ability to work independently and be self-motivated; ability to supervise others and set a good example. Must be able to give directions while treating employees with respect and fairness. Ability to perform manual tasks including lifting a maximum of 50 pounds. Knowledge of MSDS, Right-To-Know laws and Job Safety. High school diploma or GED required.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: Requires frequent walking, standing, stooping, bending, pushing (vacuuming), pulling, carrying and lifting up to 50 pounds. Requires wearing a backpack vacuum. Must have good eyesight to see dust, dirt, and debris to be cleaned.

MENTAL REQUIREMENTS: Must be able to follow instructions and a routine; able to read, write, and measure chemicals. Able to deal with interruptions/multiple demands and variable workload and volume. Knowledge of cleaning methods, products, tools and equipment. Attention to detail regarding quality cleaning practices as well as health and safety requirements. Communicate politely with customers, supervisors and employees.

WORKING CONDITIONS: Combination of office/school/factory/medical clinic work place environments. Must go outdoors to dumpster in all kinds of weather. Frequent exposure to dirty or unsanitary conditions. Frequent exposure to cleaning chemicals. Ability to work evenings and/or weekends.

NECESSARY EQUIPMENT:
Backpack or upright vacuum cleaners; mop and mop bucket; housekeeping cart or barrel with caddy insert and related cleaning items and tools; rubber or latex gloves. Carpet extractors, floor scrubbers and buffers, window squeegees and poles.

Additional Information / Benefits

ESS offers competitive pay, competitive benefits, rewarding incentive plans and opportunity for advancement. Are you are ready to join a team whose mission is to hire, train, develop and promote honest people, providing them tools to improve their quality of life?

ESS is an equal opportunity employer.

Benefits: Medical Insurance, Life Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance, Paid Vacation, Paid Sick Days, Paid Holidays, Short Term Disability, Long Term Disability, 401K/403b Plan, Special Incentive Plans, Scholarship Opportunity


This job reports to the Branch Manager

This is a Full-Time position 2nd Shift.