Anthem Memory Care Housekeeper in Overland Park, Kansas
GENERAL STATEMENT OF POSITION: Under general supervision, performs a variety of custodial/housekeeping duties for residents; sweeps, mops and uses vacuum cleaners to clean floors; dusting, cleaning bathroom fixtures and floors. REPORTS TO: Executive Director: ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: The following duties are normal for this position. These are not to be construed as exclusive or all-inclusive. Other duties may be required and assigned. * Know and understand the vision, purpose, values and goals of Anthem Memory Care. * Follows work schedules; * Cleans bathrooms, including toilets, sinks, tubs, showers and floors; replenishes paper supplies and soap as necessary; * Cleans kitchen areas, including counter tops, floors, appliances and sinks; * Dusts and cleans desks and other furniture, doors, baseboards and window sills; * Sweeps, mops and vacuums floor surfaces and furniture; may spot clean carpets; * Washes windows; * Empties trash receptacles; may deposit recyclable material in proper receptacles; * May drive an electric cart or push a utility cart within the retirement community; * Takes note of safety concerns and needed repairs and reports to supervisor; * May change bed linens once weekly (or as necessary) for all residential care apartments; * May sweep around dining room tables in dining room after breakfast and noon meal; * Attends in-service training workshops and meetings as required; * Conducts work tasks safely and in compliance with the community’s safety program; * Provides effective and courteous service to all residents, guests and coworkers; * Promotes and protects the rights of all residents; * Performs other related essential work as required. * May, upon resident’s absence, clean and disinfect room, bed, furniture, bathroom, cabinets and clothes closet; * Ensure that common areas are sanitized in accordance with established infectious disease control policies and procedures. MINIMUM TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE: Ability to read, speak and understand English sufficiently to follow directions and communicate with supervisor, co-workers and residents; some housekeeping experience is desirable but not essential, since on-the-job training will be provided. CERTIFICATION AND CLEARANCE REQUIREMENTS: * Requires First Aid certification * Criminal record clearance or criminal record exemption, as required by law * Health evaluation to ensure ability to perform duties of the position and the absence of any communicable disease, including tuberculosis and CXR clearance.