Housekeeper in Smithtown, NY at Benchmark Senior Living

Date Posted: 4/22/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

New Assisted Living community coming to town!!Benchmark Senior Living at Whisper Woods is opening in June 2018 and we are looking for caring and compassionate Housekeepers for Full-time, Part-time and Per Diem on all shifts.

The Housekeeper is responsible for keeping the community clean and safe for residents, staff and visitors, as well as laundering towels, bed linens, and resident personal laundry. S/he will also be responsible for cleaning resident apartments

Responsibilities:

• Communicates effectively with supervisor
• Maintains a clean laundry room in an orderly manner and stores chemicals in accordance with product or supervisor instruction
• Follows standards and practices for the use of specific chemicals and is familiar with emergency procedures if chemicals are misused
• Understands the practices surrounding proper handling of bio hazardous waste
• Thoroughly cleans all assigned resident apartments as scheduled by supervisor
• Cleans all common areas according to standards and practices including elevators, halls, restrooms, landings, stairs, resident activity areas, lobbies, and model units and cleans other flat surfaces as scheduled or requested by supervisor
• Maintains housekeeping and laundry carts in a clean and orderly manner
• Washes and dries all laundry, including resident’s personal laundry using cleaning products appropriate to the type of wash.


 

Job Requirements

Equipment Requirements

• Washer/dryer (commercial or residential).
• Wet/dry vacuum.
• Housekeeping and laundry carts.
• Chemical cleaning supplies.
• Iron
• Scrubbers
• Window squeegee
• Gloves
• Buckets on wheels
• Trigger pray bottles
• Dust pans, brooms and mops.
• Sprayers
• Scrub brush; scouring pads.
• Demonstrates appropriate physical stamina to assist or lift residents when needed and in emergencies

BENEFITS

We believe in offering our employees competitive pay. To learn more about our pay and benefits, please apply today!