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HouseKeeping in Franklin, TN at Hamilton-Ryker Company

Date Posted: 11/18/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

HOUSEKEEPER:

PURPOSE

This position is responsible for the cleanliness of the patient rooms, patient areas and hallways.

RESPONSIBLE TO:

Housekeeping Supervisor

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Must be able to read and understand Standard English.
  • Must be able to deal tactfully and effectively with patients, families, fellow employees and visitors.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

  • Able to be on feet 7-8 hours a day
  • Able to stoop, kneel, bend, and climb, depending on job
  • Able to lift 20 to 25 pounds frequently
  • Able to lift 50 to 75 pounds occasionally
  • Able to move heavy (75 to 100 pound) furniture occasionally
  • Able to see, hear and communicate adequately to complete job duties and responsibility
  • Able to work with standard cleaning chemicals

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Are determined by the center and may include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Clean patient bathrooms including sinks, toilets, tubs and showers
  • Empty garbage cans in patient rooms, patient bathrooms, activity areas and other areas throughout the center
  • Clean patient rooms, including mopping and/or buffing floors, dusting furniture both on top and underneath
  • Clean hallways, sweeping up debris, mopping, stripping and buffing following company and center policies and procedures
  • Clean walls, furniture and equipment, as needed, to provide a clean pleasant environment for patients, staff and visitors
  • Work safely, following proper procedures when using chemical agents
  • Follow established cleaning schedules
  • Other duties which may be assigned from time to time