This is a part time position, with potential for full time hours.
In-person applications will be given priority.
The housekeeper performs cleaning activities within well established guidelines and assigned areas. Obtains a list of vacant rooms which need to be cleaned immediately and a list of prospective check-outs or discharges in order to prepare work assignments. This position must provide clean, sanitary comfortable, orderly and satisfying surroundings for the residents, employees, and public.
Follow cleaning schedule (daily, weekly, monthly, etc.,) as outlined for the housekeeping department.
Clean assigned areas, furnishings, and fixtures according to established housekeeping procedures.
Clean floors with dry mops, wet mops, sweeps, waxes, buffs, disinfects where and when necessary.
Perform emergency housekeeping when accidents occur.
Clean movable and stationary furnishings and fixtures: Dusts, spot cleans or washes, disinfects when necessary, polishes where required. This includes the cleaning of ledges, shelves, vents, etc.
Empty and clean garbage and wastebaskets.
Straighten or rearrange furniture as directed.
Clean bathroom and disinfects all fixtures, floors, and walls.
Wash windows and mirrors.
Replenish bathroom supplies.
Clean walls, windows, doors, and ceilings: Spot clean between washings, washes, disinfect when necessary. Walls and ceilings and ceiling fixtures are cleaned as scheduled.
Clean entrances and exits: Clean as directed above for floors and walls.
Clean all horizontal surfaces daily or as required, removing dust, dirt, or greasy film, using disinfectants where necessary such as in resident care areas.
Perform terminal cleaning duties according to established in resident rooms when resident has been discharged or transferred, and prepares room for new occupant.
Remove for cleaning and re-hangs curtains, drapes, and dividers.
Change light bulbs.
Send soiled linens to laundry.
Report observations concerning structural and equipment wear, defects and malfunctioning to the Supervisor.
Report supply and equipment needs to Housekeeping Supervisor for replenishing.
Maintain equipment used in performing duties.
Operate various mechanized cleaning equipment, such as vacuums, carpet cleaners etc.
Maintain facility in a sanitary condition through washing, cleaning and replacement of equipment and furnishings.
Responsible for disposal of trash, waste, and other disposable materials.
Must handle various cleaning solvents, chemicals, etc. Must comply with all regulations.
Report any needed repairs immediately to supervisor (such as leaky faucets or toilets, loose tile, broken window panes, missing nuts or screws, beds needing repair, etc.).
Other duties as assigned by the Housekeeping Supervisor.
High School Diploma preferred.
Experience with housekeeping and/or nursing home work preferred.
Strenuous physical activity involved (walking, standing, lifting).
Must be able to lift 50 pounds; stretch arms above head; bend to clean under furniture.
On feet most of workday.
Pushes, pulls, lifts, cleaning equipment and supplies.
May stand on chair or small stepladder to reach high places.
Subject to heavy dust, housekeeping and disinfecting solutions.
Work in damp, dusty and dirty areas.
Job Types: Permanent, Part-time
Part-time hours: 20 per week
Salary: From $14.50 per hour
- Day shift
- Monday to Friday
- Weekends as needed
Work Location: In person