Avalon Health Care Management, Inc.

  • Housekeeper

    ID
    2018-1563
    Job Locations
    US-UT-Ogden
    Category
    Housekeeping
    Position Type
    Regular Full-Time
  • Overview

    Avalon Health Care is seeking Housekeepers to join our amazing team!

     

    The HOUSEKEEPER serves residents by maintaining a clean, sanitary and attractive community in accordance with all laws, regulations and company standards.

    Responsibilities

    Clean Rooms and Common Areas

    • Clean (including vacuuming, wiping, mopping, polishing, etc.) rooms, offices, and common areas; polish and straighten items; ensure residents’ rooms are safe, comfortable, and maintained in an attractive manner and residents’ personal items are safeguarded.
    • Clean up spills, soiled areas, and other conditions as observed or directed.
    • Ensure equipment and work areas are safe; that procedures regarding cleaners or hazardous materials or objects are strictly adhered to.
    • Ensure equipment and supplies are properly stored.
    • Ensure Universal precautions and infection control, isolation, fire, safety and sanitation practices and procedures are followed; and promptly report any hazardous conditions and equipment.

    Qualifications

    EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

    • Must have high school diploma or equivalent. 
    • Prior housekeeping experience in healthcare or hospitality setting preferred.

    PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS 

    • Walking, standing, reaching, bending, crouching, grasping, climbing, pushing, pulling and lifting objects.
    • The ability to work at a rapid pace for an entire shift.
    • The employee must regularly lift or move objects or equipment weighing up to 40 pounds and move objects weighing over 50lbs.
    • Must be able to climb and maintain balance on ladders.
    • Must have finger and hand dexterity sufficient to type, handle and manipulate instruments and operate departmental equipment.
    • Have a working understanding of English: ability to read and write; ability to understand and follow written and oral instructions; ability to verbally communicate with residents and others; ability to hear and respond to pages.
    • Ability to distinguish smells, tastes and temperatures.
    • Ability to remain calm in emergency situations and when handling multiple tasks.

    SPECIFIC REQUIREMENTS

    • Must enjoy serving seniors.
    • Must demonstrate excellent customer service and hospitality.
    • Must demonstrate trustworthiness and dependability.
    • Must work efficiently and effectively with little to no supervision.
    • Must demonstrate effective communication skills.
    • Must be organized with attention for detail.
    • Must follow proper techniques when mixing chemicals, disinfectants and solutions used in the work area.
    • Must avoid energy waste (i.e., unnecessary lights).

     

    Avalon Health Care Management, INC., is an Equal Opportunity Employer

    EEO

    Avalon Healthcare Management, Inc. is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, or genetic information. Avalon is committed to providing access, equal opportunity and reasonable accommodation for individuals with disabilities in employment, its services, programs, and activities. To request reasonable accommodation, contact Brenna Monsen, 801-596-8844, brennamoinsen@avalonhealthcare.com.

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