Lead Cleaner

1 week ago
# of Positions
Pos. Category
Facilities, Loss Prevention, & Safety


New Balance has a history of 100 years of enduring performance and is still running strong today. Part of what makes New Balance so unique is our commitment to making products that not only provide performance, but also superior fit and comfort. The same attention that is placed on our athletic shoes and apparel is also placed on our associates. New Balance thrives because of the passion and dedication of the people we hire. We rely on our associates to match our enthusiasm for the business and to help drive consumers to move further, faster and more frequently. We seek associates who are always on the move. Associates who push themselves forward and are motivated to move New Balance forward. Ask yourself: Are you ready to move the world?


Perform a variety of cleaning jobs while providing support to cleaners on a daily basis. Works toward process and product improvements, conducts routine audits and inspections of other cleaners, provides training when needed, plans and directs work improvements during shutdown. Ability to perform some general maintenance activities such as painting, installing air filters, re-lamping light fixtures, safety inspections and support for company functions is preferred.


  1. Perform daily cleaning assignments in designated areas.
  2. Evaluate and research new cleaning products and cleaning methods. Order cleaning supplies for factory, warehouses and retail departments.  May order and/or restock for the factory 6-s cleaning needs. Track orders and reconcile shipment to receipts
  3. Identify and help develop SOP’s for all cleaning tasks with a focus on continuous improvement. Train cleaners on new procedures as needed. Create Standardized Work and consistent cleaning methods among crew and contracted services.
  4. Understand OSHA regulations as they relate to cleaning procedures. May deliver training on Blood Borne Pathogens, use of eye wash stations, etc.
  5. Provide direction and support to associates working shutdowns.
  6. Assist building maintenance crew as needed with clean up needs; minor maintenance needs.
  7. Provide general support to all buildings inside and out
  8. Schedule and maintain cleaning coverage as a result of vacations and absences. Work Overtime as required or requested.
  9. May perform additional duties as required.


  • High School Diploma or equivalent.
  • 3-5 years of cleaning experience required.
  • Basic reading, writing, and math skills.
  • Understanding of all support, operations, and facilities functions and roles.
  • Ability to bend, climb ladders, and lift objects.

Our products are designed to meet the diverse needs of consumers and our benefits are designed to meet the diverse needs of our associates. We have developed a benefits package that is sure to fit your way of life. Our low-cost medical and dental coverage and onsite wellness program will help you lead a healthy lifestyle. We offer a 401k plan with an employer match, making it possible to save for retirement. We provide a generous vacation package and even allow paid time off to volunteer in the community. New Balance encourages its employees to take advantage of our tremendous training and development programs, as well as our tuition reimbursement plan. We are a business casual environment where our employees are encouraged to wear NB product which can be purchased with our significant employee discount.


New Balance provides equal opportunity to all qualified individuals and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability.


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