Housekeeper

NHC Hendersonville Hendersonville , TN 37075

Posted 2 months ago

PURPOSE

This position is responsible for the cleanliness of the patient rooms, patient areas and hallways.

RESPONSIBLE TO:

Housekeeping Supervisor

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Must be able to read and understand Standard English.

  • Must be able to deal tactfully and effectively with patients, families, fellow employees and visitors.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

  • Able to be on feet 7-8 hours a day

  • Able to stoop, kneel, bend, and climb, depending on job

  • Able to lift 20 to 25 pounds frequently

  • Able to lift 50 to 75 pounds occasionally

  • Able to move heavy (75 to 100 pound) furniture occasionally

  • Able to see, hear and communicate adequately to complete job duties and responsibility

  • Able to work with standard cleaning chemicals

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Are determined by the center and may include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Clean patient bathrooms including sinks, toilets, tubs and showers

  • Empty garbage cans in patient rooms, patient bathrooms, activity areas and other areas throughout the center

  • Clean patient rooms, including mopping and/or buffing floors, dusting furniture both on top and underneath

  • Clean hallways, sweeping up debris, mopping, stripping and buffing following company and center policies and procedures

  • Clean walls, furniture and equipment, as needed, to provide a clean pleasant environment for patients, staff and visitors

  • Work safely, following proper procedures when using chemical agents

  • Follow established cleaning schedules

  • Other duties which may be assigned from time to time

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