Makhulus Logistics



South Africa

Cleaners or Housekeeper

Key responsibilities:


  • Cleans and disinfects sinks, countertops, toilets, mirrors, floors, etc. Replace bathroom supplies.
  • Polishes metalwork, such as fixtures and fittings (if applicable).
  • Check bathrooms twice a day and clean accordingly


  • Sweeps, mops, vacuums, floors using brooms, mops and vacuum cleaners. Other floor work may be required such as: scrubbing, waxing and polishing floors.
  • Clean the Reception area of the facility every morning before 09h00


  • Cleans and disinfects sinks, countertops, tables, chairs, refrigerators, etc.
  • Ensure that tea and coffee is prepared in time when there are meetings

Windows/Glass wall

  • Clean windows, glass partitions, and mirrors, using soapy water or other cleaners, sponges, and wipers.

Cleaning of office furniture

  • Dust office furniture, machines & equipment’s at least weekly, taking care not to disorganise documents and papers on desks, etc.


  • Empty office dustbins daily and dispose of all refuse appropriately in the refuse bins for collection


  • Ensure that protective clothing is utilised while cleaning the office.

Front Office support

  • Assist the receptionist with answering of telephone and ensure that messages are taken to the relevant people.
  • If need be, assist in the filling room.

Other Duties

  • Cleans rugs, carpets, and upholstered furniture, using vacuum cleaner (hip or back pack). Washes walls and woodwork. Washes windows, door panels, partitions, sills, etc.
  • Assess the cleanliness and hygiene situation of the establishment and detect current and potential problems.
  • Inform the office manager for the need of extensive repairs and other renovations in the office or working area.
  • Continuous monitoring of cleanliness of facilities and other equipment’s
  • The employee must be able to determine the neatness, accuracy and thoroughness of the work assigned.
  • Store all cleaning equipment and products neatly in the designated cupboards on each floor.
  • Report any broken items, accidents or injuries promptly.

Knowledge, experience and personal competencies

Knowledge and experience

  • Prior cleaning experience may be helpful
  • Basic knowledge of general hygiene practices
  • Good knowledge of facility layout
  • Good knowledge of cleaning products and applications
  • Ability to use a variety of cleaning equipment and products

Personal competencies

  • Friendly and cleanliness
  • Client oriented- internally and externally.
  • Communication skills