Universal Worker in Senior Living in East Haven, CT at Benchmark Senior Living

Date Posted: 9/9/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

The Village at Mariners Point is seeking Temporary Universal Workers to join their team. The Universal Worker is an important role at the community and will help us navigate through this current environment. This role will be responsible in assisting both the Traditional and Harbor Care units in various needs.

Want to make your mark? At Benchmark, we impact lives through human connection. We are thought leaders creating quality experiences and inspiring personal growth for all who engage with us. We just happen to imagine, build and manage beautiful, private-pay communities geared toward older adults. 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!


  • Provides housekeeping and laundry services to assist our residents with keeping living areas clean and operational.
  • Cleans common areas. Assists in tasks related to dining and food preparation (setting tables, busing, meal delivery and cleaning tables, cooking, serving meals, and dish-washing, etc.).
  • Provides assistance with  recreational programs and encourages residents to participate in community activities.
  • Assist with any Front Desk responsibilities that might be assigned.
  • Observes residents, provides or assists with documentation. Responds promptly and appropriately to residents.
  • Demonstrates safe and proper techniques for chemical use, and follows SDS guidelines for any exposure.
  • Adheres to OSHA and Benchmark Senior Living Guidelines.




Job Requirements


  • A high school education or higher education is not required to be hired into this job.
  • Understands the practices surrounding proper handling of biohazardous waste
  • Participates in training / in-services as required by Benchmark and state regulations