The Housekeeper performs a variety of environmental service duties to maintain the hospital in a neat, orderly, sanitary and safe condition. Cleans dusts and service patient rooms, bathrooms, restrooms, Nurse’s Station and other Hospital and Care Center areas. Cleans and polishes furniture, desks and mirrors; picks up trash and performs other related duties. May be asked to perform floor care including stripping, waxing and buffing; vacuuming and shampooing carpets.
This position requires providing service in a care center or hospital environment with one or more age populations including the developmentally disabled, adult and geriatric population in a manner that demonstrates an understanding of the functional/developmental age of the individual served.
This position requires the full understanding and active participation in fulfilling the Mission of the Organization. It is expected that the employee will demonstrate behavior consistent with the Core Values. The employee shall support the Organization’s strategic plan and the goals and direction of the Performance Improvement Plan (PIP).
High school graduate or equivalent preferred
Ability to read and write English and to follow oral instructions
Housekeeping experience desired but not required
Able to perform basic mathematical calculations
Prolonged, extensive or considerable standing/walking
Lifts, positions, pushes up to 50 pounds and over, 50% of the time
Frequent reach, turn, twist, push and pull
Considerable reaching, stooping, bending, kneeling, crouching
Manual dexterity and mobility
Ability to move quickly
Ability to adjust vision sufficiently to perform duties