Housekeeping / Laundry Aide

  • Edinboro Manor
  • 419 Waterford Street
  • Posted: Feb 28, 2019
Service/Skilled Workers

Job Description


Position Summary:

Performs daily housekeeping and laundry tasks of the community in order to maintain a safe and sanitary environment.

Essential Functions:

* Because HCF exists to care for our residents, regular attendance and punctuality are essential to provide quality care
* Must be in good physical condition as the position requires the ability to stand on one’s feet throughout the day, as well as, push, pull, move and/or lift repetitively a minimum of 10 pounds up to greater than 50 pounds.
* Commitment to HCF mission, values, philosophy and Service Excellence Initiative
* Must be able to complete performance requirements independently while using good judgment as well as have the ability to harmoniously work with others
* Must be able to read, write and understand the English language
Position Responsibilities:

* Must follow HCF Policies and Procedures
* Clean, wash, sanitize and dust resident rooms and care center offices, bathrooms, hallways and common areas
* Must meet job related competencies as outlined in the Skills Competency Manual
* Empty trash/waste into proper containers
* Follows all safety policies and procedures during daily tasks
* Attend required in-service education
* Keeps utility, storage areas and equipment neat and clean
* Follows appropriate Infection Control and Universal Precaution practices when performing department procedures
* Returns resident personal clothing and linens to appropriate area
* Communicates effectively with residents, staff and visitors
* Moving and arranging furniture
* Communicates effectively with residents, staff and visitors
* Folding, stacking and hanging personal clothing and linens
* All other duties as assigned
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

* Ability to read, write and have good visual acuity.
* A minimum of a grammar school education is essential.
* A high school diploma or equivalent preferred.

EOE m/f/disability/vet: