Cardiff University Students' Union
Cardiff, Cardiff (Caerdydd)
14 Jun 2017
10 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Cleaner - Facilities / Night and day shifts

This is a full time, permanent position. The role offers an excellent working environment and benefits package including a generous annual leave allowance.

Cardiff University Students' Union (CUSU) has a vision of working with every Cardiff student to enhance their university experience. As a student-led, independent part of the university, CUSU represents students and provides a diverse and inclusive range of activities and services that enrich student life. These include advice, training, skills development, volunteering opportunities, employment and other services that promote inclusion, friendship and personal development. CUSU supports over 200 student societies and 60 sports clubs that boast more than 10,000 members.

CUSU is also the recognised voice of students at Cardiff University, joining students in campaigning about the issues important to them. The trading subsidiary of CUSU, Cardiff Union Services Limited, manages a purpose built facility in the centre of Cardiff and operates cafes, shops, bars and events that help fund CUSU's charitable activities. CUSU is based on Park Place and at the Heath Park campus, employing over 100 permanent staff and 300 student staff. The organisation is ranked in the top 100 of the Sunday Times Best Not-for-profit Companies to Work For, as well as holding Gold status through Investors in People. CUSU aspires to have a positive impact on the wider community in Cardiff and is consistently graded the number one Students' Union in Wales and in the top ten in the UK for student satisfaction.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic and motivated individual to join the Facilities Department. Based in the Students' Union building on Park Place, Cardiff, the successful candidate will provide effective support to our busy department which operates 24/7.  We are looking for a Cleaner to cover all aspects of cleaning including - mopping, vacuuming, dusting, washing, wiping, buffing, window/glass cleaning, and toilet / shower facilities.

The role involves a mixture of night and day shifts. Predominantly the successful candidate will be required to work at nights during term time and mornings out of term.

The successful candidate will have experience in the cleaning industry. Be able to clean and maintain the building, ensuring that a high level of cleanliness is maintained throughout on a daily basis. With the key aim of enhancing the customer experience by having excellent standards of cleanliness.

For further information, including copies of the Job Description and Person Specification, please email SUHR @ and include “Cleaner - Facilities” in the subject line.

The closing date for the receipt of applications is Sunday 9th July 2017 at 5pm.

Please note, we reserve the right to close or extend this position depending on application numbers. Therefore we would urge candidates to submit an application as early as possible.