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Housekeeper in Middletown, RI at Benchmark Senior Living

Date Posted: 5/16/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Blenheim-Newport located in Newport, RI is seeking a full-time Housekeeper! We inspire you by honoring the passion you have for serving and caring for our residents. Come join us and be part of an amazing team at Blenheim-Newport!

In this role you will be responsible for ensuring that resident apartments are clean and common area space is also neat and clean. We are looking for individuals who enjoy working with seniors. Must be available to work some weekends. 

Responsibilities:

• Communicates effectively with supervisor and other staff
• 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
• Thoroughly cleans all assigned resident apartments and common areas as scheduled by supervisor
• Checks and touches up vacant units according to assigned schedule
• Maintains housekeeping and laundry carts in a clean and orderly manner
• Maintains the cleanliness of public restrooms
• Washes and dries all laundry, including resident’s personal laundry using cleaning products appropriate to the type of wash.
• Folds linen and returns to appropriate location

 

Job Requirements

Equipment Requirements

• Washer/dryer (commercial or residential).
• Wet/dry vacuum.
• Housekeeping and laundry carts.
• Chemical cleaning supplies.
• Gloves
• Dust pans, brooms and mops.
• Sprayers
• 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!