Profession first line supervisor of cleaning workers

  • First line supervisor of cleaning workers

First line supervisor cleaning workers supervise work activities of cleaning personnel in hotels, hospitals, offices and other establishments.

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Personality Type

  • Realistic / Conventional

Tasks first line supervisor of cleaning workers

  • Supervise and coordinate the activities of cleaning staff, plan and prepare employee work schedules and assign duties.
  • Instruct staff in work policies and procedures, and in the use and maintenance of equipment.
  • Recruit and train employees and recommend promotions, transfers or dismissals.
  • Inspect and evaluate the facilities to determine the cleaning work required.
  • Check cleaning equipment (e.g. vacuum cleaners, pressure washers) to ensure it is in working order, and arrange equipment maintenance and repairs.
  • Select the most suitable cleaning agents for different types of furniture, flooring and surfaces.
  • Inspect work performed to ensure it meets contract specifications.
  • Investigate complaints about service and equipment, and take corrective action.
  • Liaise with other departments to ensure that services are provided in an efficient and timely manner.
  • Take inventory of stocks to ensure supplies are adequate, and order supplies.
  • Prepare and control budgets, estimate costs and keep financial records.
  • Make sure that relevant hygiene, technical and occupational health and safety standards are followed.

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