HOUSEKEEPING/LAUNDRY AIDE (Part-Time) – Chelsey Park
Candidates are invited to apply for the part time position of Housekeeping/Laundry Aide at Chelsey Park Long Term Care Residence, a 247 bed home located in London ON.
Reporting to the Housekeeping/Laundry & Safety Manager, the Housekeeping aide maintains high standards of cleanliness and sanitation throughout the home by cleaning and sanitizing rooms and furnishings in assigned work areas following established policies and procedures. The laundry aide works to provide ample, fresh, clean linen and personal clothing to the residents.
QUALIFICATIONS AND REQUIREMENTS:
Previous experience required; long term care or hospital experience an asset.
Ability to work in a team and independently
Ability and willingness to follow instruction
Ability to read, write and understand English
Knowledge of housekeeping & laundry procedures
Knowledge of infection prevention and control practices an asset
Candidates MUST be reasonably available and flexible to work all shifts, including weekends, days, evenings, nights and statutory holidays on pre-booked and call in basis
Ability to walk, stand, bend, kneel, crouch, squat for long periods of time, and lift (30 lbs.)
Able to push/ pull with 80 lbs of force
Proven excellent customer service skills
Able to demonstrate safety consciousness by maintaining a clean and safe work environment
Operations of housekeeping and laundry machinery
Understand and adhere to policy and procedure; attend education sessions
Candidates will be required to provide a Vulnerable Persons Sector Police Check (acceptable if within 6 months).