Housekeeper-Part time

OPEN DOOR FAMILY MEDICAL CENTERS, INC. - Port Chester, NY4.3

Part-time

Open Door Family Medical Centers has been serving low-income, under-served residents and those lacking access to health care in the communities of Westchester and Putnam counties for more than 40 years, providing high quality primary health care and human services at affordable prices.

This year, Open Door will be the medical home for more than 40,000 patients, providing more than 210,000 visits. Our family medical services include primary medical care, dentistry, mental health, optometry, podiatry, and women’s health in Ossining, Sleepy Hollow, Port Chester, Mount Kisco, and Brewster, NY.

Open Door is seeking one part-time Housekeeper for its Family Medical Centers in Port Chester, NY. The Housekeepers will report to the Housekeeper Supervisor. All Open Door Family Medical Centers are located in Westchester and Putnam counties located just North of New York City, which offer excellent schools, easy access to a multitude of outdoor activities, and superb transportation connections to New York City.

Responsibilities

  • Cleans and sanitizes patient exam rooms, hallways, waiting areas, bathrooms and other areas.
  • Maintains Center by cleaning, dusting, mopping, vacuuming, and polishing.
  • Keeps supplies ready by restocking housekeeping supplies; notifies supervisor if new supplies are needed.
  • Empties wastebaskets, and transports other trash and waste to disposal area.
  • Replenishes supplies, such as bathroom items.
  • Labels and removes infectious waste bags and containers.
  • Maintains furnishings by dusting and polishing furniture, cleaning and polishing glass surfaces.
  • Cleans stairways and elevators on a regularly scheduled basis.
  • Follows cleaning procedures as outlined in the Housekeeping Procedures Manual.
  • Works cooperatively with the maintenance and housekeeping staff.
  • Appropriately discards hazardous waste from the exam rooms and replenishes sharp containers as needed.

Requirements

  • High school diploma or GED preferred
  • Able to read, write and speak English
  • 2 Years of housekeeping experience, preferably in a healthcare setting.
  • Familiar with cleaning products and equipment as well as cleaning techniques.
  • Knowledge of Infection Control techniques.
  • Patient and polite and able to interact effectively with other personnel.
  • Capable of understanding and working within departmental operations.
  • Must be able to lift/carry a minimum of 30 pounds.
  • Prolonged standing, walking, reaching, stooping, bending, kneeling climbing, stretching, and possess finger/hand dexterity.
  • Frequent lifting, pushing of supplies and equipment.
  • Must be flexible with schedule and able to work additional hours if needed
  • Perfect attendance and punctuality

There are many fantastic benefits to a career at Open Door Family Medical Centers. In addition to working to affect positive change in the health and lives of thousands residents of Westchester and Putnam counties. Open Door offers its employees a stimulating, diverse and team-based work environment.

At Open Door, we enjoy working in a team-based, patient-centered environment and value the benefits of a diversified workplace that values our patients and the communities we serve.

If you want to make a difference in the health and lives of thousands of patients in the communities of Westchester and Putnam counties, and if the position speaks to your capabilities, experience and commitment to improve the health of our communities, please upload your resume and cover letter with salary requirements. Qualified candidates will be contacted by phone and/or email.

Open Door is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job Type: Part-time

Experience:

  • housekeeping: 2 years (Preferred)

Education:

  • High school or equivalent (Preferred)