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Memory Care AL Housekeeping Assistant - FT
Location: 7850 - GSS Sioux Falls Prairie Creek
4400 Creekside Drive
Sioux Falls, South Dakota, 57106
Employment Type: Full-Time
Hourly: 10.00 - 10.93
As a Housekeeping Assistant at the Good Samaritan Society, you have an appreciation for helping others and know the value of organization vs. clutter. Your role is to help our residents make the most of their living space and to help keep our residential and public spaces clean and attractive.
HOURS: Days, FT - M-F, 30 hrs./week
Follows routine cleaning schedules: cleans floors of soils, stains and debris, ensuring corners are free of dirt; clean walls and doors; dusts and cleans furniture; cleans bed frames, mattresses, toilets, sinks, bathroom vents and empties and cleans wastebaskets. Cleans room dividers & curtains.
Keeps residents' items and call light within reach per residents' preference and location policy.
Monitors / reports lingering odors throughout the location; takes appropriate action corrective action to prevent odors from lingering.
Explains procedures to resident's before and during cleaning, unless disruptive for the resident.
Other Housekeeping/Laundry duties as needed.
What's in it for you: You will work in a faith-based organization with daily devotions and prayer before meetings (if you choose to participate). And you'll be part of a family, offering love and compassion to residents as part of a dedicated and diverse care team.
Just ask our employees - it's what they love most about their role at the Society. That, and our opportunities for advancement.
You're a good fit if: You have a good work ethic, are a team player and have a compassionate nature. You also need to understand measurements, have an eye on community safety and be a good communicator.
What you'll do: A typical day includes working as part of a team to maintain a clean facility, including residents' rooms, restrooms and community spaces.
You'll adhere to federal guidelines regarding safe chemical storage, contamination and housing inspections. Strong communication skills are helpful as you'll work closely with your team and those you serve to schedule, complete and document daily processes. It's fast-paced work, but the time goes quickly.
You're qualified for this position if: You meet all qualifications outlined below.
Throughout our organization, we aim to fulfill the most basic of human needs: to feel loved, valued and at peace. Are you ready to join our team?
Prior work experience may not be required to be hired into this job.
Basic ability to communicate and comprehend.
Evangelical Lutheran Good Samaritan Society