Under the direction of the Director of Facilities Management, the Housekeeper will maintain a hygienic, orderly, and attractive environment in assigned area for patients, visitors, and staff by following proper cleaning techniques and procedures and performing scheduled duties.
Job responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Cleaning all patient rooms and ancillary areas in assigned area following correct procedures.
Cleaning discharges and check outs as soon as they occur
Cleaning bathrooms in patient and ancillary areas.
Vacuuming and spot cleaning upholstered furniture and Vacuuming, spotting, shampooing, and extracting carpeted areas.
Replacing all soiled window draperies, Moving furniture and other equipment as directed. Spot cleaning and washing walls.
Cleaning light fixtures, vents, and other apertures. Cleaning window frames, door frames, televisions and other high dusting using ladder when necessary.
Cleaning office furniture.
Gathering, replacing bag, transporting and distributing soiled linen.
Completing daily work assignment sheet after each completed task.
Adheres to Environmental Services Department policies and procedures regarding use of hazardous materials and exposure to body substances and utilizes/wears required protective equipment and/or clothing
Provides an environment conductive to safety for patients, visitors, and staff. Assess the risks for safety and implements appropriate precautions. Complies with appropriate and approved safety standards.
Previous Housekeeping / Environmental Services experience, preferred
Ability to learn and practice environmental services procedures