High school diploma or GED preferred
Ability to read, speak and understand English
Essential Job Functions:
Complete daily cleaning schedule in accordance with facility policy.
Follow and perform infection control procedures.
Ensure all safety measures are used when housekeeping duties are being performed (e.g. wet floor signs, chemicals are secured and labeled, etc.)
Report/Restock any supplies that need to be replenished.
Assist in the proper care and use of housekeeping equipment.
Identify and reports any equipment malfunction to supervisor.
Report all unsafe conditions, defective equipment, and maintenance repairs to supervisor.
Dispense soap, paper and other housekeeping supplies.
Attend in-service training programs for housekeeping employees.
Observe infection control procedures related to the Housekeeping Department.
Follow OSHA regulations as they pertain to the Housekeeping Department.
Assist with laundry duties.
Perform other related duties as directed by the Director of Housekeeping and Laundry Services.
Clean carpets with appropriate machine and chemicals.
Perform floor care on tile floor using appropriate machine and chemicals.
Follow procedures for stripping and waxing floors.
Be willing to work flexible hours and shifts as they pertain to floor care assignments.
Nothing in this job description restricts management's right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Individuals may be required to:
Sit or stand for extended periods of time
Reach above shoulder heights, below waist or lift as required to complete the job responsibilities
Proper lifting techniques, ability to read computer screens and the ability to follow written and verbal instructions are required
Must be able to lift 35 50 pounds. Raising objects from lower to a higher position or moving objects horizontally from position to position. This requirement occurs to a considerable degree and requires the substantial use of the upper extremities and back muscles.
Must be able to balance, climb, crouch, grasp, kneel, pull, push, reach, stand and stoop adequately to perform the essential functions of the job.
Must be able to hear, smell, feel and speak adequately to perform the essential functions of the job.
Must be able to read and write the English language.
Must be able to work inside and outside with exposure to outdoor weather conditions.
Sprenger Health Care Systems