Houskeeper

  • Company:
    Senior Suites Healthcare
  • Salary:
    negotiable / monthly
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    1 week ago
  • Category:

Job Description

RESPONSIBILITIES: Responsible for cleaning and servicing assigned areas. Willing to perform routine, repetitive tasks on a continuous basis as assigned by the Housekeeping / Laundry Supervisor.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Minimum, high school diploma or equivalent
  • Previous cleaning experience in a long term care/skilled nursing facility setting preferred

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Assembles materials and supplies from the supply room and transports them to the work area
  • Cleans assigned areas by washing furnishings and equipment and mopping floors with special cleaning solutions and disinfectants to prevent the spread of disease
  • Uses damp, disinfectant-treated cloths and vacuum cleaner to dust window sills, blinds, floors, furniture, and equipment in an orderly fashion
  • Scours and polishes sinks, tubs, mirrors, and similar equipment
  • Replenishes supplies of soap, towels, and other dispensable items
  • Requests help in moving heavy furniture and in turning mattresses. Reports any mechanical failures or negative conditions observed in assigned area to supervisor
  • Washes walls and ceilings using water, cleaning solutions, sponge, and cloths
  • Gathers and disposes of trash, washes wastebaskets and large refuse containers, and relines with plastic bags
  • Removes soiled linen from all areas
  • Promotes positive public relations with patients, residents, family members and guests
  • Uses tactful, appropriate communications in sensitive and emotional situations
  • Use appropriate work place behavior and adhere to dress code at all times

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

Ability to withstand long periods of standing, walking, bending, and/or stooping; lifting, pushing, and/or pulling of objects from 10 to 50 pounds; ability to vacuums and other cleaning appliances; visual acumen required for inspections and recognition of hazards

WORK CONDITIONS:

As assigned, including some weekends, evenings and holidays; non-exempt position; exposure to dust, fumes, odors, gases, chemical substances, and electric currents; possible exposure to body fluids such as saliva, vomit, urine, blood, and semen during waste disposal and other routine activities

Company Description

Corporate company managing 3 long term care/skilled nursing facilities. LTC knowledge a must. The right person will be able to complete the total payroll process, provide excellent customer service, data entry, provide A/R assistance and provide the daily operation reports. The position reports directly to the CEO.