Housekeeping Aide

  • Elderwood
  • Ticonderoga, NY
  • Sep 23, 2018
Medical

Job Description


Elderwood


Requisition ID 2018-5077
# of Openings 1
Posted Date 2018-09-21
Area of Interest Facilities
Company Elderwood
Location US-NY-Ticonderoga
Position Type Regular Full-Time
Shift 11am-7pm


Overview

Our facilities' pleasant decor and amenities create home-like comfort for all who live in them. Housekeeping team members keep individuals' rooms and gathering areas clean, tidy and attractive.

Responsibilities

  • Maintain cleanliness of general areas and assigned rooms of residents
  • Help move personal belongings of residents and clean and disinfect floor, furniture, bed and bathroom according to accepted procedures when a resident is discharged or transferred to another room.
  • Follow safety rules, and where applicable, maintain vigilance concerning fire regulations and hazards as stated in procedures.
  • Practice infection control principles in cleaning methods and personal hygiene.
  • Keep cleaning compounds and hazardous substances stored properly for the protection of residents and staff.
  • Collect and dispose of trash and other refuse in such a manner that prevents the transmission of disease and does not create a nuisance or fire hazard, nor a breeding place for insects and rodents.


Qualifications

  • Minimum 18 yrs. age required, HS diploma or equivalent preferred.
  • Position related experience preferred but not required.
  • Interest in housekeeping skills and procedures necessary.
  • Ability to perform assigned tasks to a high degree of excellence, and cleanliness required.
  • Respect for residents' privacy and rights for respect and dignity necessary.

Equal Employment Opportunity/M/F/disability/protected veteran status.

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