Reference : 588012

Environmental Cleaning Operator - 1st Shift

  • Technical Production
  • United States Williamsburg
  • Permanent / Regular (US)
  • Posting date : 10/13/2021

Position description

Environmental Cleaning Operator

Utilize cleaning checklists to perform and document all tasks to the standards established by Quality Department.  Common tasks include but are not limited to:

  • Clean room: Clean and disinfect flat surfaces, floors, walls, equipment by established procedures
  • Replenish supplies in gowning, break rooms and restrooms.
  • Sweep, mop, vacuum and/or scrub floors using brooms, mops, floor scrubber and vacuum cleaners.
  • Empty trash cans and recyclables into disposal areas.
  • Wipe down walls, doors, shelving racks, product containers, etc.
  • Follows SOPs, quality standards
  • Comply with all safety policies and procedures relating to performance of tasks, use of products or supplies and incident reporting.
  • Complete required training and assist in management of hazardous waste generated at site.

All other tasks assigned by manager.

  • 1st Shift (1 Opening):  7:00a.m. - 3:30 p.m.; Monday-Friday



  • High School Diploma or GED preferred.
  • 1-2 years’ experience in custodial, janitorial, or cleaning services preferred.
  • Good interpersonal and problem solving skills required.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Detail oriented – pays attention to details with extra attention to any special requests or changes.
  • Friendly and Professional – able to deal with production constraints while cleaning is being performed.
  • Team Player – ability to work within a team where members depend on each other to get work done.   
  • Self-starter – able to identify work that needs to be done and do it without being instructed to do so.
  • Desire to learn, seek new challenges, and take on additional responsibilities.
  • Reasoning ability – Good Common sense with ability to solve practical problems.

Additional Requirements

Utilize Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), Work Instructions, and applicable log sheets to perform and document all tasks to the standards and procedures established by Quality Department. Common tasks include:

1.   Perform cleanroom gowning

2.   Prepare and use approved cleanroom cleaning agents, disinfectants and cleaning equipment

3.   Replenish supplies in gowning rooms

4.   Sweep, mop, vacuum and/or scrub floors using brooms, mops, floor scrubber and vacuum cleaners

5.   Clean and disinfect, using mopping or wiping methods as designated, flat surfaces, floors, walls, doors, windows, cleaning equipment, tables, chairs, etc.

6.   Clean and disinfect by wipe down shelving racks, product containers, etc.

7.   Using Good Documentation Practices, complete applicable log sheets.

Who are we ?

Saint-Gobain’s innovations touch almost every major industry around the world. Within its Life Sciences division, teams are solving critical problems for customers who are getting life-saving medical devices to the frontlines of healthcare, discovering essential medications, and nourishing and connecting the world through consumer, industrial and electronics applications. As one of the world’s leading producers of high-performance polymer products, we improve lives by making simple experiences better and being there in life’s critical moments.

Our team members recognize that we all create the environment for people to succeed, with a culture built on respect, open and honest communication, and honoring our commitments to our customers and each other. And at the heart of our culture, we’ve learned working together makes good ideas, great ones.

With a legacy dating back more than 350 years, Saint-Gobain offers employees the stability and security of a leading Global 500 corporation while operating like multiple small and agile start-ups, where entrepreneurial spirit, pioneering teamwork, and bold, forward-thinking ideas pave new paths.

Every team member is encouraged to develop and leverage their unique expertise and strengths to make the greatest impact on the company and our end users. At Saint-Gobain, you’re empowered and equipped with countless opportunities and resources for professional development. You will find the support you need to create a vision and roadmap for your career, and make that vision a reality.

Invent yourself at Saint-Gobain Life Sciences; and together, we’ll create a better life.

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