Cleaner at Aramark

People in this role may also be known as cleaners and domestics.

7 workers in this role at Aramark have taken the survey.

How much does Aramark pay cleaners?

Cleaner at Aramark
£8.72–9.13
Typical range
£8.27–10.50

Cleaner employees at Aramark are typically paid £8.72–9.13 an hour, based on data from 7 employees.

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What is management like for cleaner employees at Aramark?

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  • Head office doesn’t understand the frontline

    Do cleaners think Aramark head office understands what's happening where they work?

    People think head office doesn’t understand what’s happening where they work

    How we know this

    0% of people think that this employer’s head office or owners have a good understanding of what’s really happening where they work

    Based on information from 6 job reviews

    Why this matters

    At a good job, the role of head office should be to support the people on the frontline serving customers.

    To do that properly, the company’s owners or head office need to have a good understanding of what’s really happening on the frontline. This is especially important when a company owns multiple locations.

Good
  • Managers are respectful

    Do cleaners at Aramark feel treated by respect by their managers?

    Most people feel treated with respect by their managers

    How we know this

    50% of people say they’re treated with respect by their managers

    Based on information from 6 job reviews

    Why this matters

    Everyone should get treated with respect by their managers. You shouldn’t feel discriminated against or bullied, and if you have a problem you should be able to speak to someone about it.

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What are the hours like for cleaner employees at Aramark?

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  • Less than 4 weeks notice of shifts

    How much notice do cleaners get of their shift pattern at Aramark?

    People don’t get 4 weeks notice of when they’re working

    How we know this

    • 43% report getting one week notice or less
    • 14% report getting two weeks notice
    • 0% report getting three weeks notice
    • 0% report getting four weeks notice or more
    • 43% report having a fixed rota

    Based on information from 7 job reviews

    Why this matters

    At a good job, you get plenty of notice about when you’re working.

    This makes it easy for you to plan the rest of life, as well as your finances, because you know how much you’ll be working and when.

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  • Hard to choose shifts

    Do cleaners at Aramark get to choose the shifts they work?

    Most people don’t get enough choice over which shifts they work

    How we know this

    43% report that their manager gives them enough choice over which shifts they work

    Based on information from 7 job reviews

    Why this matters

    A good job is flexible around your personal life. This means you get a say in when you prefer to work.

Good
  • Easy to book holiday

    How easy is it for cleaners to book a holiday at Aramark?

    Most people find it easy to book holidays

    How we know this

    60% of people report it’s easy to book holidays

    Based on information from 5 job reviews

    Why this matters

    A good job should let you take time off when you need it, and it shouldn’t be a nightmare to arrange.

  • Easy to take sick leave

    How easy is it for cleaners to take sick leave at Aramark?

    Most people find it easy to take sick leave

    How we know this

    67% of people report that it’s easy to take time off if they are sick

    Based on information from 6 job reviews

  • People get proper breaks

    Do cleaners at Aramark get proper breaks?

    Most people get proper breaks

    How we know this

    67% of people report that they get to take proper breaks

    Based on information from 6 job reviews

    Why this matters

    When you take a break it should be a proper rest. It should last the full duration and you shouldn’t get pulled off it.

  • No unpaid extra work

    Do cleaners at Aramark do extra work that they don't get paid for?

    Rarely. Most people don’t do unpaid extra work

    How we know this

    43% of people report that they do extra work that they don’t get paid for

    Based on information from 7 job reviews

    Why this matters

    Everyone should get paid for any extra work they do, even if it is outside your contracted hours. At a good job, you should be paid for all the time you spend at work.

Excellent
  • No short notice shift changes

    Do Aramark managers change cleaners shifts at short notice?

    Managers don’t change people’s shifts at short notice

    How we know this

    0% of people say their manager changes their shifts at the last minute

    Based on information from 7 job reviews

    Why this matters

    If your manager is often changing your shifts at short notice that’s a sign of poor planning. At a good job you won’t be messed around at the last minute.

  • People don’t worry about getting enough hours

    Do cleaners at Aramark worry about hours?

    People don’t worry about getting enough hours

    How we know this

    14% of people report they worry about getting enough hours

    Based on information from 7 job reviews

    Why this matters

    At a good job, you shouldn’t have to worry about getting enough hours each week.

    A good job should guarantee you a minimum number of hours in a contract, if you want it.

    This makes it easier to plan your finances, because you know how much you’ll be earning.

Here’s a recent review that mentions hours:

  • Best thing

    Hours

    Worst thing

    Not getting paid correctly

    4.0

    Employee, June 2021

    • £8.91 per hour
    • 45–54 years old

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What is career progression like for cleaners at Aramark?

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  • Not enough training

    Do cleaners get enough training when they start at Aramark?

    People don’t get enough training when they start

    How we know this

    14% of people report they got enough training when they started working here

    Based on information from 7 job reviews

    Why this matters

    A good job should give you good training when you start, not just drop you in at the deep end.

    This means that you’ll be happier and more productive from day one and shows that your employer values you.

    It’s also very important if your job involves anything that could be dangerous. Good training from the outset keeps you and your team safe.

  • No career progression

    Are cleaners given support to progress at Aramark?

    People aren’t given support to progress here

    How we know this

    In the last year, 14% of people report being given an opportunity to get better at their job, learn a new skill, learn to manage a team or get more responsibility in their role

    Based on information from 7 job reviews

    Why this matters

    A good job should help you progress at work, if you want to. That might be supporting you to get better at the job you currently have, learn something new, manage a team or take on more responsibilities.

    This means you’ll be able to build on your skills and experience, and earn more money.

Latest reviews from cleaners at Aramark

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  • Best thing

    Hours

    Worst thing

    Not getting paid correctly

    4.0

    Employee, June 2021

    • £8.91 per hour
    • 45–54 years old
  • Best thing

    hours and other staff members

    Worst thing

    not knowing if we have adequate materials for the job

    5.2

    Employee, June 2021

    • £8.92 per hour
    • 55–64 years old
  • Best thing

    35 hour contract, no need to work weekends.

    Worst thing

    Pressure to do overtime, favouritism incompetence of management

    3.8

    Cleaner, March 2021

    • £8.72 per hour
    • 25 or older

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How Aramark ranks

Aramark ranks joint 21st to work for in cleaner or domestic employers

  1. 21= Aramark
    5.6
  2. 21= Asda
    5.6
  3. 21= Haven
    5.6