We are now accepting applications for the role of Housekeeper. The successful candidate will work best in a team-oriented dynamic work environment and is willing to adapt throughout the developmental stages of this new start-
up facility. This means, we need your creativity, flexibility, collaboration and passion to help develop and deliver high quality, client-centered care.
Hours of Work : 37.5 hours / week (full-time)
What you'll be doing
The housekeeper performs a variety of duties including the cleaning of resident’s rooms, offices and other areas. Performs duties following policies and procedures and ensures safety for clients and staff.
Cleans patient’s rooms and performs duties such as mopping floors, washing furniture, cleaning and washing bathroom fixtures, dusting overhead and bed lamps, stripping and remaking beds, turning mattresses and performing other general cleaning work.
Utilize cleaning equipment such as vacuums, mops, and other cleaning tools.
Cleans common areas, restrooms, corridors, hallways, stairways, and other work spaces while keeping the prescribed health and hygiene standards.
Cleans and sanitizing toilets, showers / bathtubs, countertops, and sinks.
Washes walls, ceilings, doors and trim by hand or with washing equipment.
Cleans, washes, dusts or polishes hardware, brass, furniture, mirrors, lighting fixtures, windows, window sills, screens, vents, radiators and exteriors of cabinets and equipment.
Sort, wash, load, and unload laundry.
Keep bathrooms stocked with clean linens, toiletries, and other supplies.
Clean mirrors and other glass surfaces.
Empty waste paper baskets, trash containers and replace liners.
What we're looking for
Housekeeping experience in a hospital, hotel, or institutional environment an asset
Infection prevention and control training preferred
Ability to use good judgment in deciding priorities with a fluctuating workload
Proven customer service and attention to detail
Ability to work independently and with a team
Excellent work ethic and attendance record
Commitment to working within Homewood’s Health and Safety Standards.
Able to work all shifts, including weekdays, weekends, and afternoon shifts, as per the posted schedule.
Physically able to perform the duties of the position including lifting up to 30lbs, kneeling, squatting, pushing, pulling, reaching and various repetitive movements
Why work for us
We are driven by our values and are passionate about improving lives. We offer a competitive salary, an excellent benefits package and professional development opportunities.
Our remarkable organizational culture also makes for an exceptional workplace environment. Join us and work along-side highly motivated people who are collaborative and focused on delivering seamless services and programs to our clients and customers.
In accordance with the various provincial legislations that we operate under, Homewood Health is committed to working in collaboration with any team member who may require workplace accommodation in order to successfully perform any or all aspects of their role.
Join Homewood Health and be part of an exceptional team that is helping Canadians live healthier, more productive and fulfilling lives.
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