Cleaner (NGO Careers) at Norwegian Refugee Council

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Position: Cleaner

Reports to: Logistics Team Leader

Supervisor of: None

Duty station: Kampala

Travel: 10%

Duration and type of contract:     Five (05) Months

All NRC employees are expected to work in accordance with the organisation’s core values: Dedication, Innovation, Inclusivity and Accountability. These attitudes and believes shall guide our actions and relationships.

Position open to Ugandan Nationals and /or residents only. Female candidates are highly encouraged to apply.


Generic responsibilities 

  • Clean the offices, meeting rooms, washrooms/WC, kitchen and other common areas such as the compound
  • Ensure compliance with NRC procedures and policies
  • Ensure that washrooms are properly stocked with wash requirements
  • Dust and polish furniture, windows, doors and equipment
  • Empty waste paper baskets, dustbins and shredding machines
  • Prepare and serve tea and coffee to NRC staff and visitors
  • Report any relevant gaps, damages and breakages to line manager
  • Support the administration with ad hoc duties

Specific responsibilities 

  • Clean all offices, the kitchen, other rooms and the compound within the office premises.
  • Ensure there is enough water for use in the office kitchen and washrooms.
  • Support the Logistics Team Leader to monitor the stock of office supplies and report any deficiencies.
  • Make timely request for Office Supplies and ensure proper accountability for their consumption
  • Support staff to ensure there is hot water available for tea at any time
  • Dusting the office and cobwebbing each room to make it convenient for use.
  • Ensure that all the washrooms are well stocked with the necessary supplies.
  • Perform any other roles as may be assigned by the Supervisor


  • Experience from working as a Cleaner in a humanitarian/recovery context
  • Previous experience from working in complex and volatile contexts
  • Documented results related to the position’s responsibilities
  • Knowledge about own skills/profile
  • ’Level Certificate, Higher academic qualification will be added advantage
  • Two years’ experience working as an Office Cleaner in a humanitarian set up
  • INGO experience will be added advantage
  • Computer skills will be added advantage
  • Good spoken and written English is essential.

About Us

The Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) is an independent humanitarian organisation helping people forced to flee. We work in crises across more than 31 countries, providing emergencies and long-term assistance to millions of people every year. We stand up for people forced to flee, advocating their rights. NORCAP, our global provider of expertise, helps improve international and local ability to prevent, prepare for, respond to and recover from crises. NRC also runs the Internal Displacement Monitoring Centre in Geneva, a global leader in reporting on and advocating for people displaced within their own country.
Employment with NRC may lead to employment in or deployment to Regions, Countries, Areas or Offices that may be host to considerable health, safety and security risks. NRC takes this very seriously and we have procedures in place to reduce known risks, but will never be able to take away all risks.
NRC is an equal opportunities employer and aims to have staffing diversity in terms of age, gender, ethnicity, nationality and physical ability.

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  1. okwir moses okello Author

    Thanks all are good but try to alert me in case of any job


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