Housekeeping for Eastern State Hospital

Compass Group - Lexington, KY (30+ days ago)3.4


Job Description

Department: Environmental Services

Hours: 7am-3:30pm (1st shift), 2:30pm-11pm (2nd shift), 11pm-7:30am (3rd shift)

Reports To: Operations Manager or Housekeeping Supervisor

General Summary: Under supervision of the Operations Manager or Housekeeping Supervisor, cleans patient and non-patient areas.

Minimum Qualifications: High School Diploma or GED preferred. Must be able to read, write, and perform basic math.

Required Length and Type of Experience: Housekeeping, Janitorial, and Hospitality experience is preferred, but not required.

Required Physical and Environmental Demands:

  • Stand, walk, stoop, stretch, and lift for majority of the day; lift up to 50 lbs.
  • Clean assigned patient and non-patient areas, which include occupied and discharged patient rooms.
  • Perform essential functions of the position satisfactorily with or without reasonable accommodation.
  • Be efficient, hardworking, and detailed.
  • Work well with or without direct supervision, whether you are working alone or as part of a team.
  • Possible exposure to hazardous chemicals in the work environment.
  • Be aware of hospitality standards and perform them at all times while working.
  • Create a positive environment through appearance, attitude, and behavior.
  • Provide a high level of customer satisfaction.
  • Have reliable transportation to and from work.
  • Perform additional related duties as assigned.

Related duties may include one or more of the following:

Area Cleaner: Responsible for the cleanliness/service standards in patient and non-patient areas.

Discharge Cleaner: Responsible for cleaning patients’ rooms. Must adhere to time standards allocated for bed turn-around. Must be familiar with procedure variations (specific to type of unit), if applicable for an assigned area.

Floor Technician: Responsible for providing floor care in assigned area. Has knowledge of procedures and equipment associated with cleaning and maintaining hard floor surfaces and carpet surfaces.

Waste/Recycle Handler: Responsible for handling and transporting waste/recycling. Has knowledge of procedures and equipment associated with bio waste, regular waste, recycle programs, safety precautions, and Personal Protective Equipment (PPE).

AM/PM Freshening: Responsible for briefly visiting each patient, greeting patient by name (if appropriate), introducing yourself, then freshening room by removing waste, debris, mopping spills, replenishing supplies if needed, and tidying the bathroom. Prior to exiting the room, ask patient “Is there anything else I can do for you?”

Competitive salary and benefits package (vacation, sick time pay, holiday pay, medical, dental, vision, life insurance, STD, LTD, and 401K options).

Compass Group is an equal opportunity employer. At Compass, we are committed to treating all Applicants and Associates fairly based on their abilities, achievements, and experience without regard to race, national origin, sex, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other classification protected by law.

Disclaimer: This job post is not necessarily an exhaustive list of all essential responsibilities, skills, tasks, or requirements associated with this position. While this is intended to be an accurate reflection of the position, the Company reserves the right to modify or change the essential functions of the job based on business necessity.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $10.00

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $10.00 /hour

Education:

  • High school or equivalent (Required)