Date: 11 Jul 2024

Location: Gosport, England, GB

Company: QinetiQ

Job Title:        Cleaner
Location:        Gosport

Package:        Highly Competitive Salary + Benefits Package
Role Type:      Full time
Role ID:          SF17128


Be part of the QinetiQ journey. Join us as a Cleaner at our Gosport site where you will have the opportunity to work with cutting-edge technology and many of the industry’s most brilliant minds.


The Role

The Cleaner must provide robust and flexible support and undertake a number of duties. You will act as a Property Service Operative where your job will be 80% cleaning and 20% will be undertaking other tasks such as low level routine maintenance, lift and shift, post, escorting and other general duties in support of the Group Property operations on a site.


Day-to-day, you will:

  • Be carrying out cleaning of all internal areas on site, including offices, toilets, labs and kitchens.
  • Deliver general service tasks as identified such as hanging notice boards, weekly shower flushes and recording for audit purposes.
  • Ensure maintenance standards and quality of work delivered are to the required level.
  • Receipt, sort, record (as appropriate) & deliver post & parcels on site.
  • Assist in resolving customer issues with outstanding tasks or deliveries.


Essential experience of the Cleaner:

  • You must have previous experience as a Cleaner.
  • The Cleaner must have a valid UK Driving License.


Qualifications for the Cleaner:

We value difference and we do not have a fixed idea when it comes to background or education, provided you can show the required level of experience and willingness to learn then we would like to hear from you.


Please note that all applicants must be eligible for SC clearance, as a minimum.

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Our Benefits

  • Generous holiday allowance
  • Health Cash Plan, Private Medical Insurance and Dental Insurance
  • Matched contribution pension scheme, with life assurance
  • Employee discount portal: Personal Accident Insurance, Travel Insurance, Restaurants, Cinema Tickets and much more
  • Holiday Trading is a benefit that allows most employees to buy up to five days’ additional leave
  • We are proud to support the Armed Forces community by honouring the Armed Forces Covenant
  • Payroll Giving and Volunteering - helping charities and local community


Our volunteering programme enables our people to use their professional skills to make a positive difference in our local communities, for example STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths) ambassador days in schools. We support a number of charities that are important to our people, including those, which help the defence community.


Why Join QinetiQ?

As we continue to grow into new markets around the world, there’s never been a more exciting time to join QinetiQ. The formula for success is our appetite for innovation and having the courage to take on a wide variety of complex challenges.


You’ll experience a unique working environment where teams from different backgrounds, disciplines and experience enjoy collaborating widely and openly as we undertake this exciting and rewarding journey. Through effective teamwork, and pulling together, you’ll get to experience what happens when we all share different perspectives, blend disciplines, and link technologies; constantly discovering new ways of solving complex problems in a diverse and inclusive environment where you can be authentic, feel valued and realise your full potential. Visit our website to read more about our diverse and inclusive workplace culture.


About QinetiQ

As a company of thousands of dedicated professionals, we are a world-centre of excellence in research and development and act as a catalyst for fast-track innovation, offering outstanding experimentation facilities, and technical, engineering and scientific expertise. QinetiQ is made up of dedicated experts in defence, aerospace, security and related markets, all working together to explore new ways of protecting what matters most. Being part of QinetiQ means being central to the safety and security of the world around us. Partnering with our customers, we help to save lives; reduce risks to society; and maintain the global infrastructure on which we all depend. Come and find out how you can play a role.



Please note that many roles in QinetiQ are subject to national security vetting. Applicants who already hold the appropriate level of vetting may be able to transfer it upon appointment, subject to approval. A number of roles are also subject to restrictions on access to information, which mean factors such as nationality, previous nationalities held and the country in which you were born may affect the roles that you can be employed in.

Application Guidance
If you have a disability or need any reasonable adjustments during the application and selection stages, please contact your regional recruiting team in strictest confidence. We’re committed to building an inclusive culture where everyone’s free to thrive. We are happy to talk about flexible working - please ask about alternative patterns of work at interview.