Lead Worker Housekeeper - Olgmc Housekeeping - Full Time

Lafayette General Health Lafayette , LA 70593

Posted 2 months ago

Location: LGMC

Employment Status: FT

SUMMARY: Provides work leadership to hourly employees in completion of their job duties in environmental services within an area, location or building.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Makes work assignments for housekeeping staff using schedule made by Housekeeping Manager; supervises performance of housekeeping employees to ensure that the highest degree of cleanliness and sanitation is achieved.

  • Ensures that employees use supplies economically.

  • Instructs and trains new employees.

  • Assists in employee training, hiring, terminations, counseling, and motivation.

  • Schedules and assists with special cleaning assignments and or projects.

  • Must be able to assume duties of housekeeper when needed.

  • Reports to Manager any defective equipment or malfunctions in the hospital.

  • Enforces strict adherence to hospital standards of infection control by wearing proper apparel and using precautions when performing job duties.

  • Observes rules of confidentiality to include patients and fellow employees.

  • Consistently completes job duties on shift; willing to work late if needed.

  • Adheres to all established systems and training programs to provide a safe working environment. Complies with all OSHA regulations and other, state and federal government regulations.

EDUCATION/TRAINING/EXPERIENCE:

  • Requires a High School Diploma or GED.

  • Ability to communicate effectively. (Both verbal and written.)

  • Ability to read and understand equipment operation manual.

  • Basic knowledge of infection control procedures and universal precautions.

EQUIPMENT OPERATED: Various

PHYSICAL DEMANDS AND WORKING CONDITIONS:

  • Physical demands considered heavy work as defined by the U.S. Department of Labor. Maximum lift to 25 pounds to 50 pounds on a frequent basis, with a maximum of 50 to 100 pounds on occasion. Ability to push, pull, and / or move objects and equipment that fit within these weight categories.
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Lead Worker Housekeeper - Olgmc Housekeeping - Full Time

Lafayette General Health