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Housekeeping in Abilene, TX at Ensign Services

Date Posted: 11/9/2018

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Job Description

Wisteria Place Assisted Living is currently seeking a FT Housekeeping Aide to join our team of dedicated professionals who want to make a difference in the lives of our residents, their families and our community.

Job Summary:

The Housekeeping Aide is responsible for performing the day-to-day activities of the Housekeeping Department in accordance with current federal, state, and local standards, guidelines and regulations governing our facility, and as may be directed by the Administrator, and/or the Director of Housekeeping, to assure that our facility is maintained in a clean, safe, and comfortable manner.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Ensure that work/cleaning schedules are followed as closely as practical.
  • Perform day-to-day housekeeping functions as assigned.
  • Perform specific tasks in accordance with daily work assignments.
  • Empty and sanitize ash trays daily. 
  • Clean/polish furnishings, fixtures, ledges, room heating/cooling units, etc., in resident rooms, recreational areas, etc., daily as instructed. 
  • Clean windows/mirrors in resident rooms, recreational areas, bathrooms, and entrance/exit ways.
  • Clean floors, to include sweeping, dusting, damp/wet mopping, stripping, waxing, buffing, vacuuming, shampooing, deodorizing, disinfecting, etc.
  • Clean walls and ceilings by washing, wiping, dusting, spot cleaning, disinfecting, deodorizing, etc.
  • Remove dirt, dust, grease, film, etc., from surfaces using proper cleaning/disinfecting solutions.
  • Clean hallways, stairways, and elevators.
  • Discard waste/trash into proper containers
  • Clean vacant rooms as assigned.
  • Ensure that work/assignment areas are clean and equipment, tools, supplies, etc., are properly stored at all times.
  • Perform isolation cleaning procedures in accordance with established infection control procedures.
  • Discard infectious wastes into appropriate containers.
  • Performs other reasonable duties as assigned.

Wisteria Place Assisted Living is an equal opportunity employer.

The employer for this position is stated in the job posting. Ensign Services, Inc. provides recruiting services for operations in the skilled nursing, assisted living, home health and hospice industries.

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