Agemark Senior Living - Fort Madison, IA2.8

Full-timeEstimated: $21,000 - $30,000 a year
If you have experience and enjoy cleaning and LOVE working with seniors and making a difference in their lives, then The Kensington in Fort Madison is where you should be!

Kensington in Fort Madison, IA is seeking a full time Housekeeper!

Agemark has been in business since 1987 and know how to love our residents and create a home for them. We do this by finding people who are passionate about helping others make the most of living each day and giving our employees a work “home” where they are cared for.

We offer competitive pay with benefits available along with PTO accrued on the first day. Get free meals, monthly inventive drawings, annual profit sharing, 401k with match, continuous education and training, and various discounts through our membership. You can get 20-60% off 100,000 items such as tickets, restaurants, sporting events, and local deals. Work to help us create and environment you would want for your own loved one!

We're more than a company. We're a family.
We don't just work together - we laugh, eat, and learn together as a staff and with our residents! We believe that every day can be a good one, for both staff members and residents. Dedicated to this philosophy for more than 30 years, we've learned that the secret to everything - working, celebrating and even getting through the tough stuff - is doing it with love. By working to create the kind of community we would want for our own loved ones, where warmth, love and respect are abundant, we also create a unique, positive and caring workplace. Feeling valuable, special and loved isn't just a goal for our residents. It's how we want everyone to experience our community.

The Housekeeping Supervisor will:
Provide housekeeping and laundry services to residents in their private suites as outlined in resident service plans
Perform laundry and linen services for residents and/or Community
Respond promptly to work orders and customer requests for housekeeping service
Supervise other housekeeping staff as directed
Ensure a safe environment for residents; promptly report any unsanitary or unsafe/hazardous conditions, defective equipment, and maintenance needs.
Maintain an accurate record of chargeable services (cleaning, personal laundry, etc.)
Assist Director in developing a budget for housekeeping/custodial accounts in the Building Services Department; operate within monthly budget and notify Supervisor for approval to make or request special purchases
Help residents move in and out of the Community; participate in new resident orientation regarding laundry and housekeeping schedules, procedures, etc. as directed
Upon turnover, assist Supervisor and Family Service Coordinator to return vacated suites to market condition
Train and orientate staff concerning procedures, function and policies of housekeeping
Set annual goals and assess quarterly

Housekeeping Supervisor Requirements:
Knowledge of cleaning equipment and materials
Proficiency in budgeting and business operations
Work scheduled hours based on personnel as well as Community needs. May be required to work weekends
Manage constructive relationships with staff, residents, employees and visitors.
Practice good time management, reasonable quality and quantity of work and prioritization.
Work scheduled hours based on personnel and Community needs; may be required to work weekends
Establish and maintain constructive relationships with co-workers, residents, families and visitors
Maintain confidentiality of information pertaining to residents, Community operations and personnel and abide by all company policies
Ability to answer the phone, answer questions and offer excellent customer services
Promote residence and the Company in a positive way

If you'd like to join a group of passionate, caring people who use our collective experiences to positively impact the lives of our people every day, talk to us! Together, we're working to redefine what senior care should be. Learn more at, or just click "Apply Now" to get started. EOE.