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Housekeeper

National HealthCare Associates | Bethel, CT

National HealthCare Associates
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Housekeeper

MAJOR PURPOSE: Responsible for performing routine tasks to ensure the cleanliness of assigned areas of the facility



WORKING CONDITIONS:


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Works in an appropriately lighted and ventilated environment. May work in cramped areas. This position may result in your being exposed to blood/body fluids.



PRIMARY FUNCTIONS:


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Dusts halls, offices, resident rooms, recreation rooms, lounges, etc. according to assigned unit.
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Washes walls, windows, window frames, tiles, door frames, and other high areas.
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Refills toilet supply containers, soap and paper towel dispensers.
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Cleans bowls, sinks, walls, exposed pipes, etc.
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Keeps housekeeping storage closets in good order and locked at all times.
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Moves furniture, equipment, housekeeping supplies, etc. as needed.
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Requests supplies as needed and maintains all material in adequate supply and in properly marked containers.
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Performs other duties as assigned by the supervisor.
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May be required to operate cleaning equipment such as buffing machines, vacuums, etc.

EXPECTATIONS:


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Presents a neat appearance with a pleasant speaking voice and personality. Must be punctual.
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Works with a minimum of supervision.
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Discusses any problems, needs or concerns which arise with the Administrator.
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Attends in-service educational classes and on-the-job training programs as directed.
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Creates and maintains an atmosphere of warmth, personal interest, and a positive image throughout the facility.
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Treats people with respect; works with integrity and ethically; upholds organizational values and mission statement; supports affirmative action and respects diversity.
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Understands and upholds Residents' Bill of Rights and holds all resident information confidential.
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Understands responsibilities concerning infection control, safety, accident and fire prevention.
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Assumes responsibility in supporting the Housekeeping Supervisor in promoting and maintaining positive employee relations and effective communications among facility staff.





QUALIFICATIONS:


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Preferably a high school graduate or equivalent.
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Ability to read, write and comprehend English; ability to follow oral and written instructions.
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Ability to work with supervisors, co-workers and facility staff in the performance of duties.
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Ability to observe proper safety and sanitary techniques.
* Ability to work hours as scheduled based on the requirements of the position/assignment.



PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:


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Must be able to move intermittently throughout the day, proper body mechanics required--bending, stooping, turning, stretching, reaching above the shoulders and occasional lifting are involved.
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Must be able to cope with the mental, emotional and physical stress of the position.
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Must be able to observe, listen and communicate effectively.
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Must function independently, have flexibility, personal integrity, and the ability to work effectively with residents, personnel, support agencies, and outside agencies.
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Must be able to relate to and work with the ill, disabled, elderly, emotionally upset, and at times hostile people within the facility.
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Must be able to lift heavy materials related to position.


Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled
Job Code: 5000267711606
Posted On: 2018-03-02 03:26:11
Closing Date: Open Until Filled
Telecommute: No
Categories: Healthcare, Facilities
Job Status: Part Time
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