Manchester Airports Group

Cleaning Operative (£3631 bonus)

Manchester Airports Group - Posted 4 months ago
£21k/year  + Equity


Stansted Mountfitchet, ENG

Airport Cleaning Services
Career Level
Mid-Level, Senior
Company size
12k employees

Airport:  Stansted

Airport Cleaning Services Job description

Company: MAG

  • Permanent full-time role - 42 hours per week – 4 on 4 off
  • Salary £20,748 plus £3631 shift allowance, equivalent to 17.5% (Total - £24,379)
  • Free on-site parking whilst working/Up to 80% discount on bus, coach, and rail

About the role:

We currently have opportunities to join our Soft Services Team in Stansted as a Cleaning Operative. Cleaning Operatives are a critical part of the operation and key to our success. The structure allows internal progression to Senior Cleaner and Supervisor roles. In this role, you will be responsible for ensuring the terminal is clean 24/7 365 days a year whilst Health and Safety Regulations are adhered to. 

  • To provide a clean Terminal 24/7 365 days a year to ensure our customers always receive an excellent customer experience
  • Ensure the successful day-to-day delivery of cleaning and waste away in the allocated area of responsibility
  • Provide the highest level of service within their area of responsibility in line with the agreed standards
  • Respond positively, politely, and promptly to all customers and carry out duties in a professional and courteous manner.
  • To ensure COSHH and Health & Safety regulations are adhered to and any incidents are reported in line with procedures.
  • Be responsible for providing support to all areas within the Soft Services delivery such as (but not restricted to) roadside and airside litter picking, waste away functions, plant and engineering facilities, and office cleaning
  • Ensure timely fault reporting of any asset failures
  • Be responsible for the smooth operation of relevant equipment reporting any maintenance issues in line with procedures.

About you:

We are looking for team players with an enthusiastic approach, a can-do attitude, and knowledge of cleaning chemicals and disposal methods. Other skills required include:

  • Ability to handle heavy equipment and machinery used in cleaning such as using electronically powered scrubbing/polishing / vacuuming machines to scrub, polish, spray and clean floors
  • Ability to walk, bend, push, pull, and lift repetitively during working hours
  • Ability to work in a team and autonomously
  • Basic level of spoken English required to understand safety instructions and liaise with customers


As a MAG employee, you will have access to some great benefits including; 

✈ Free on-site parking whilst working

✈ Free Airport parking when you go on holiday (subject to availability and pre-booking)

✈ Access to “Benefits me – My MAG rewards” portal with discounts and savings

✈ 24-hour Employee Assistance Programme

✈ MAG Pension scheme

✈ Discounts on MAG products such as Escape Lounges and holiday parking at our Airports

Did you know? You can get up to 80% discount on bus, coach, and rail!

The easy and cheap way to get to work at the Airport is by public transport. The Airport Travelcard is very simple to use and you have the option of purchasing monthly or annually from the Airport Commuter Centre.

Depending on your home postcode (please check the route you need) you are entitled to an Airport Travelcard. You have the option to purchase a monthly, 3 monthly, 6 monthly, or annual Airport Travelcard – giving you more savings! An annual Travelcard gives you two months FREE! Learn more by clicking here.

How do I apply?

To apply for this role, please submit an up-to-date CV outlining your suitability for this role. 

Successful applicants will be subject to background checks and will have to submit a 5-year checkable work history. 

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