Job Information

Organization: Villa of Hope

Posting Start: 2022-03-15

Location: Rochester

Job Title: Housekeeper (Per diem)

Posting End: 2023-03-01


A Brief Job Description:

Housekeeper
JOB TITLEHousekeeper
DEPARTMENT/PROGRAM: Detox Services  
SUPERVISOR: Director of Detox
 
JOB SUMMARY:  
Under the general direction of the Director of Detox, the Housekeeper will conduct general cleaning and sanitizing of all common areas in the detox, including patient bedrooms.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:
  • Perform a variety of cleaning activities such as sweeping, mopping, dusting and polishing
  • Change linens upon patient discharge and sanitize room
  • Launder soiled linens throughout the day
  • Ensure all rooms are cared for and inspected according to agency and regulatory standards
  • Ensure all areas are sanitized regularly according to COVID prevention protocols
  • Promoting patient safety by maintaining a clean and hygienic environment.
  • Protect equipment and make sure there are no inadequacies
  • Notify staff of any damages, deficits and disturbances
  • Deal with reasonable complaints/requests with professionalism and patience
  • Check stocking levels of all sanitary supplies and replace/restock when appropriate
  • Adhere strictly to policies regarding health and safety and be aware of any company-related practices
Minimum Qualifications
Education: High School Diploma or GED required
 
Experience: Prior janitorial experience in a medical setting preferred
 
Skills:
  • Ability to work with little supervision and maintain a high level of performance
  • Patient oriented and friendly
  • Prioritization and time management skills
  • Working quickly and efficiently without compromising quality
  • Maintain compassion and empathy as well as clear boundaries with patients under the influence of alcohol and other drugs
 
Physical Demands:
The following lists physical demands an employee will perform on a regular basis: standing, walking, sitting, bending, stooping, squatting, kneeling, crouching, reaching, pushing, pulling, twisting, writing, carrying and climbing stairs.  While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to: sit; use hands to finger, handle or feel objects, implements or office equipment; talk and hear; stand and walk, reach with hands and arms; stoop or kneel. Employee must occasionally lift up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close, distance and color vision and the ability to adjust focus. Employee may be required to move chairs, beds, and medical equipment, and to change bed linens.
 
COMPETENCIES:
Leading Self
  • Character and Courage (Integrity and Trust)
    • Do the right thing, because it is the right thing, even when no one is looking.  Truth to Power.
  • Customer Focus
    • Build positive relationships through communication and collaborative problem solving.
  • Commitment to Diversity, Inclusion, Justice and Equity
    • Believe in the dignity and humanity of all people to reach their full potential.
 
Villa of Hope is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran.

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Contact Information:

HR@villaofhope.org