Housekeeper in Redding, CT at Benchmark Senior Living

Date Posted: 5/26/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Do you want to make your mark? Join Benchmark at Meadow Ridge!

Are you Called to Care about your work, other people and making a difference? Do you believe that people and teams are Better Together than going it alone? Are you always striving to Be the Benchmark by which all others are measured? Then our core values match. Connect with us –and to what truly matters!

Meadow Ridge is the premier life care retirement community in Fairfield County, located on 136 acres in beautiful Redding, Connecticut. Our Housekeepers are a talented and dedicated team. Together we keep our community clean and safe for our residents, staff and visitors.  The beautiful common areas, the private apartment homes and the individual rooms are ours to care for.  Inside Independent Living apartments we perform weekly housekeeping duties including the washing and drying of bed linens.  In our Assisted Living and Skilled Nursing rooms we are happy to provide daily services.

RESPONSIBILITIES

The successful candidates will know the basic functions of laundry, housekeeping, working with chemicals and housekeeping equipment. You should be able to work harmoniously with other team members, residents, and family members. You must enjoy working with the elderly while showing tremendous respect and dignity to our residents. You must be honest, dependable, and hard working. You will to be able to follow assignments – both written and verbal.

Housekeepers work in all areas of the community.  The chief responsibilities include processing laundry, cleaning resident rooms; common areas, spills and accidents, and special cleaning projects. The candidate must be able to lift, push, pull, and move equipment/supplies without restrictions. You should be able to demonstrate correct safety techniques and be able to identify and report maintenance and repair issues as well as safety hazards.

Job Requirements

  • Honest, Caring and Kind
  • Ability to work with little supervision and maintain a high level of performance
  • Prioritization and time management skills
  • Ability to work quickly  without compromising quality
  • Prior housekeeping experience desirable, but we are willing to train.

You must be able to work a flexible schedule; including weekends and holidays.

We believe in offering our employees competitive pay and wonderful benefits in a beautiful work environment! 

Come join us at Meadow Ridge!