Cleaner / Shunter


Job Details


London Victoria Coach Station - Operations

Contract Type


Working Pattern

Full Time


£27,400 per annum

Closing Date

31/10/2021 17:00

Join us on the Journey...

National Express Group PLC is a British multinational public transport company headquartered in Birmingham.  It operates bus and coach in the UK, North America, Germany, Ireland, Morocco, Spain, Switzerland and the Middle East.

As a part of our continued growth, we are looking to recruit a Cleaner / Shunter to join our team on a full time permanent basis. To be considered for this role, you must hold a PCV licence and a tacograph driver card.

Please note this role is working 48 hours spread across 7 days ranging from 6am to 11pm.

Purpose of Role 

Shunters perform various functions, which primarily involve moving vehicles around the depot, washing the  exterior using the coach wash, refuel and adblue the vehicles, drop and clean the toilets to ensure a clean and Safe  environment on our coaches for our Customers & Staff. The shunter/cleaner is assisted by a cleaner who will primarily  clean the interior of the vehicle, but may need assistance from the shunter/cleaner, such as Dusting seats, Sweeping,  Vacuuming, mopping, Cleaning windows, Restroom Cleaning etc. 

Key Accountabilities and Duties 

  • Shunt vehicles around the depot
  • Refuel and adblue the vehicles
  • Wash the exterior of the vehicles
  • Drop and clean the coach toilets
  • Monitor cleaning stock levels to ensure adequate cleaning materials are available. 
  • Follow Health and Safety Guidelines while handling Chemicals 
  • Occasionally clean bodily fluids from the coaches 
  • Provide a deep cleaning function as and when required. 

General Duties 

  • To ensure all cleaning duties are delivered to a high standard and efficiently. 
  • Attend Training and Development where required 
  • Actively support, promote and adhere to the Groups policies and procedures 
  • Undertake any other duties deemed reasonable to meet the demands of the business and service delivery  requirements, such as PCV driving.
  • Liaise and Cooperate with all the Group staff to promote a single company approach 


Things to note...

At National Express, we are really proud of our health and safety record and as a result, we operate a Drugs and Alcohol Policy which is applicable to all employees.

As part of your initial assessment, we will complete Drug and Alcohol testing and you may be subject to random tests during your employment.



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