• Housekeeper

    Job Locations US-NJ-Perth Amboy
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    Position Category
    Position Type
    Part-Time - Benefits Eligible (22.5-37.49)
  • Overview

    Balance Life & Work with a New Career Opportunity





    Now Hiring - Housekeeper - Perth Amboy, NJ


     CareOne at Raritan Bay


    The CareOne at Raritan Bay mission is to define excellence within the health care community. We are dedicated to Maximizing Patient Outcomes. We treat Residents, their families and each other with respect, dignity and compassion. Through a collaborative and consultative approach, we strive to provide a framework of strength and stability for our Centers and Communities. We work to maintain the highest standards of care and service for Residents, families and our valued employees.


    We are proud to Offer:

    • Competitive Salary
    • Comprehensive Healthcare Benefits
    • 401k Retirement Plan
    • Paid Time Off
    • Opportunities to advance and grow your career
    • And More!

    If working with people who are dedicated, compassionate, and concerned about their patients is essential to you, then you'll appreciate being a part of our team. We've built a strong reputation on the outstanding level of care that we provide. We have a graciously appointed facility with strong belief in patient care and service; join us at our beautiful facility!


    We are an Equal Opportunity Employer



    The Housekeeper is responsible for, but not limited to:

    • Ensures that work/cleaning schedules are followed as closely as practical.
    • Reports all accidents/ incidents t supervisor no matter how minor they may be. (NOTE:  Such occurrences must be reported on the shift in which they occur.)
    • Coordinate daily housekeeping services with nursing services when performing routine cleaning assignments in patient areas. 
    • Attends departmental and staff meetings as directed.
    • Performs specific tasks in accordance with daily work assignments.
    • Participates and assists in department studies and projects as directed.
    • Attends and participates in in-service educational classes, on-the-job training programs, etc. as scheduled or directed.
    • Attends and participates in in-service training programs as scheduled (e.g. OSHA, TB, HIPAA Saftey, etc.)
    • Follows established safety precautions when performing tasks and when using equipment and supplies.
    • Wears and/ or uses safety equipment and supplies appropriately.
    • Ensures that assigned work areas are free of hazardous objects such as protruding mop/broom handles, unnecessary equipment, supplies, etc.
    • Follows proper techniques when chemicals, disinfectants, and solutions used for cleaning.  Refer to manufacturer's instructions when necessary.
    • Follows established policies governing the use of labels and MSDSs.
    • Reports all hazardous conditions or equipment to your supervisor.
    • Ensures that established infection control and universal precaution practices are maintained when performing housekeeping procedures.
    • Participates in appropriate in-service training program prior to performing tasks that involve potential exposure to blood, body fluids, or hazardous chemicals.
    • Reports missing or improperly labeled containers of hazardous chemicals to your supervisor.
    • Uses appropriate personal protective equipment and supplies when handling infectious materials and/or hazardous wastes or chemicals.
    • Follows established hand washing procedures.
    • Disposes of refuse daily in accordance with our established sanitation procedures.
    • Follows established policies governing the use/ disposal of personal protective equipment and disposal of infectious wastes.
    • Coordinates routine/ terminal isolation procedures with nursing service.
    • Ensures that an adequate supply of housekeeping supplies to perform daily tasks is maintained in utility/ janitorial closets.
    • Ensure that facility is maintained in a clean, safe, and comfortable manner.
    • Keeps supervisor informed of supply needs.
    • Reports burned out lights, exit lights, overhead lights, fluorescent lights, room call lights, etc. to your supervisor as soon as practical.
    • Cleans work/ supply carts equipment, etc. , as necessary or directed.
    • Ensures that equipment is cleaned and properly stored at the end of the shift.
    • Performs day-to-day housekeeping functions as assigned.
    • Performs specific tasks in accordance with daily work assignments.
    • Cleans/ polishes furnishings, fixtures, ledges, room heating/cooling units, etc., in patient rooms, recreational areas, etc., daily as instructed.
    • Cleans, washes, sanitizes, and/or polishes bathroom fixtures.  Ensures that water marks are removed from fixtures.
    • Cleans windows/mirrors in patient rooms, recreational areas, bathroom, and entrance/exit ways.
    • Cleans floors, to include, dry mopping, damp/wet mopping, stripping, waxing, buffing, disinfecting, etc. (NOTE: Ensures that appropriate caution/safety signs are properly set up prior to performing such duties). 



    Position Requirements:

    • High School Diploma or Equivalent
    • 1 year of related experience


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