Housekeeping Aide

Matheny School and Hospital - Peapack, NJ (30+ days ago)4.0

Matheny is a special hospital for children and adults with medically complex developmental disabilities. Matheny?s mission is to provide exceptional care and an optimal quality of life for children and adults with special needs and medically complex developmental disabilities.

Cleans, disinfects, and washes patient rooms and bathrooms, including beds, mattresses, furniture, light fixtures, windows, window sills, walls, doors, radiators, and bathroom fixtures.
Empties and washes all trash cans within assigned area.
Mops (dry/wet) floors in all assigned areas as scheduled.
Cleans all rooms (classrooms, offices, therapy rooms, bathrooms, and other common areas) in the facility as assigned.
Washes walls, windows, and doors according to Infection Control protocol as specified by the Environmental Services Manager and Infection Control Committee.
Assists the Environmental Services Manager with recycling, hazardous materials, chemical, and medical waste programs and in monitoring infection control procedures.
Removes soiled linens from designated areas and replenishes clean linens.
Performs laundry services (washing and drying).
Moves furniture and assists with setting up for special functions as assigned.
Ensures that assigned tasks are completed according to schedule during assigned shift.
Strictly adheres to sharp and medical waste procedures such as removal and replenishing of medical waste/sharps containers.
Monitors all equipment for safety and efficiency.
Performs duties with the use of all personal protective equipment (PPE) when necessary.
Maintains records of work completed as required by the Environmental Services Manager.
Arrives at work on time each day and continues to work efficiently until end of shift.
Required to work weekends as assigned by the Environmental Services Manager.
Carries out all responsibilities in a timely and efficient manner.
Participates in departmental and interdisciplinary performance improvement initiatives as appropriate.
Performs other related duties as assigned by the Environmental Services Manager, Assistant Environmental Services Supervisor and other executive staff. High School Diploma or G.E.D. preferred.

Education may be substituted with relevant experience.

Ability to speak English and communicate effectively verbally and in writing.

For Full Time employees, Matheny offers a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package that includes medical/dental, life insurance, tuition reimbursement, tax deferred retirement plan, and generous paid time off.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, religion, age, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or protected veteran status.