Provides for quality housekeeping throughout assigned center as
Duties and Responsibilities
Maintain current knowledge of, and implement established
cleaning program and sanitation procedures to provide highest
quality of service to residents.
Coordinate the schedules of housekeepers and assist in
supervision of housekeepers.
Route maintenance request slips to the appropriate person to
affect good maintenance in the building.
Perform housekeeping duties as necessary.
Assure that refuse is disposed of daily and in accordance with
established sanitation procedures.
Conduct daily inspections and vacant room inspections to assure
that cleanliness and sanitation standards are maintained at the
highest level possible.
Education, Training, and Licensure/Certification
High school diploma or equivalent preferred.
Knowledge Skills and Abilities
Ability to communicate effectively.
Ability to read, write and speak English language.
Follows directions in oral, written or diagrammatic forms.
Ability to read and understand cleaning product labels.
Ability to display compassion and sensitivity with vulnerable
adults who may become angry, hostile or combative. Ability and
willingness to work constructively with individuals from diverse
cultural backgrounds. Ability to maintain a helping role and
intervene with resident care when appropriate.
Additional Work Requirements
Physical and Mental Requirements
Frequent bending, stooping, twisting, lifting at and above
Lifts objects up to 50 pounds.
Operates light machinery such as sweeper.
Pushes/pulls carts with loads of up to 150 pounds.
Eye-hand coordination and small motor skills.
Stands and moves about throughout shift.
Subject to exposure to infectious waste and disease
Subject to exposure to chemicals/cleaning agents, odors,
disinfectants and/or other air contaminants.
At Samaritas, we ask you to join us - to “Be The Rock That
Starts The Ripple”. A ripple of transformation in the individual
lives of the 15,000 people we help each year, and a ripple of
positive change throughout our community. Our team is growing at
Samaritas! We are seeking more Rocks to join our team. We are
always looking for additional employees who want to make a big
impact and have a lot of fun doing so as part of an enthusiastic,
collaborative team. We want you to be our rock!
We walk with people in need, offering hope and compassion while
upholding their dignity, advocating for equality and justice, and
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