Harmony Healthcare Housekeeper in Chicago, Illinois

JOB SUMMARY:

Cleaning, disinfecting and servicing of building areas, including but not limited to resident rooms, floors, grounds, hallways, bathrooms, offices and treatment areas.

RESPONSIBLE TO:

Reports directly to Director of Environmental Services

RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES:

Cleanliness of areas under care. Care of tools and materials. Economical use of all supplies. Sweeps, mops, and cleans. Waxes and buffs floors. Gathers and disposes waste and refuse. Dusts, polishes and waxes. Scours and polishes bath and toilet room areas. Assists in moving materials and other items. Assists in the general maintenance of grounds and building. Making up, cleaning and maintaining beds, including but not limited to bed frames, rails and top and bottom of mattresses in the assigned area. Provide clean blankets, sheets, pillows, pillow cases and linen for each bed in the assigned area. Provide every resident in every room with a clean hand towel and wash cloth. Provide appropriate residents with fresh ice water. Reports matters of repair and maintenance to the director. Performs other duties as assigned. Special Demands:

Willingness and ability to perform routine, repetitive tasks on a continuous basis. Accept supervision from various department heads and supervisors. Some judgment and initiative in carrying out duties in an organized fashion. Qualifications:

A high school education preferred but not required. Able to read, write, and follow instructions. Previous housekeeping experience preferred but not necessary. Will receive “on the job training”.