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We have an exciting opportunity, due to our continued expansion, for a Hygiene Team Manager, to join our team at the B&M Distribution Centre in Wixams, Bedford!

To deliver high levels of cleanliness in and around the DC at all times to allow operational excellence. You will provide effective leadership, motivation, training and development to your team and will report to the Facilities Manager.


Key Activities & Responsibilities:

  • Maintain adequate stock of cleaning equipment and consumables
  • Attention to detail with good strategic ability
  • To ensure the correct number of hygiene operatives are on shift at all times
  • To ensure all work procedures are in place and all colleagues understand their respective tasks
  • To manage the hygiene team ensuring all cleaning operations are performed satisfactorily and to the required standards
  • To ensure all relevant paperwork and schedules are kept up to date and in good order
  • To communicate with, and maintain harmonious relationships with all department managers
  • Comply with the relevant health and safety regulations
  • To manage staff rota’s and annual leave maintaining hygiene levels throughout
  • Implement deep cleans for the entire site with no impact to operations
  • To ensure hygiene equipment is optimized, cleaned and maintained, and breakdowns are reported immediately
  • To manage the presentation and tidiness of all pick locations
  • Introduce cleaning schedule to all fixtures and fittings including water fountains, wrap stations, vending machines etc.  
  • To ensure site hygiene plan is adhered to and the warehouse is maintained to the highest level
  • Conduct cleaning audits with the Facilities Manager
  • To ensure all spillages are cleaned in a timely fashion to avoid operational downtime

 Key Attributes:

  • Knowledge, understanding and management of all cleaning related COSHH products
  • Ability to work under pressure and to meet deadlines
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Experience in managing a team of people

B&M Retail are one of the UK’s fastest growing variety retailers. We offer Customers a fantastic range of products including: Food, FMCG, Homewares, DIY, Furniture, Garden and Pet Care at amazing prices. From only having 21 stores in 2005 to the 650+ stores we currently operate from, there is sure to be store near you! We have a variety of exciting careers available & we offer fantastic on the job training. If you are looking to fast track your career the opportunities are endless!

If you are looking to join an ambitious business, with fantastic career opportunities, apply online today!

B&M Retail are an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to creating an inclusive and diverse environment for all colleagues.