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Housekeeping/Laundry Aide

Bethany Lutheran Home Council Bluffs, IA
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BETHANY LUTHERAN HOME

JOB DESCRIPTION

Job Title:  Housekeeping/Laundry Aide

Department/Division:  Environmental Services

Reports To:  Environmental Services Supervisor/Laundry Supervisor

Status:  Non-Exempt

 

Hours:  7-3:30 and every other weekend

  1.  Housekeeper

 

General Summary

To ensure the facility maintains a clean and sanitary environment at all times.  Such duties must be in accordance with federal, state and local standards, guidelines, regulations that govern Bethany Lutheran Home and as may be required by the Director of Environmental Services or Housekeeping Supervisor to ensure that the highest degree of quality care is maintained at all times.

Qualifications:

  • Must have no record of abuse.
  • Must be able to read and communicate the English language in an understandable manner.
  • One year experience preferred.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Clean/ polish furniture, fixtures, ledges, heating/cooling units in all resident rooms, common areas, and offices.
  • Sweep and mop all floors; remove cleaning products and tools to appropriate storage.
  • Collect and remove all trash, including resident rooms, common areas and offices to the proper site.
  • Vacuum all carpeted areas and store vacuum properly.
  • Wash windows.
  • Dust all furniture, including resident rooms, common areas, and offices.
  • Set up chairs and tables for all facility, or activities, sponsored events and meetings and remove to appropriate storage when meeting is complete.
  • Follow all infection control policies and procedures.
  • Ensure housekeeping carts are kept in a tidy manner and stored in the appropriate place.
  • Use all products appropriately and safely.
  • Attend mandatory staff meetings as required.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Physical Requirements:

  • Must be able to move intermittently throughout the day.
  • Must be able to push, pull, move and/or lift a minimum of 50 lbs. to a minimum of 3ft.
  • Must be able to assist in the evacuation of residents in an emergency situation.
  • Must be able to kneel, stoop or bend to assist residents.
  1.  Laundry

General Summary:

To perform the day-to-day activities of the Laundry department in accordance with federal, state and local standards, guidelines, regulations that govern Bethany Lutheran Home and as may be required by the Director of Environmental Services to ensure that the highest degree of quality care is maintained at all times.

Qualifications:

  • Must have no record of abuse.
  • Must be able to read and speak the English language in an understandable manner.
  • One year experience preferred.

Physical Requirements

  • Collect and process all linens and clothing in appropriate washer/dryer.
  • Check condition of linens and clothing for worn areas or holes and report or mend as necessary.
  • Pick up soiled linens and clothing from each station.
  • Hang finished items on hangers and place on personal rack or fold/stack personal items.
  • Distribute garments to appropriate resident.
  • Mark each garment with appropriate label to identify resident owner.
  • Empty dryer filters.
  • Keep area clean and orderly.  
  • Attend in-services as assigned or requested.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Physical Requirements:

  • Must be able to move intermittently throughout the day.
  • Must be able to push, pull, move and/or lift a minimum of 50 lbs. to a minimum 3ft.
  • Must be able to assist in the evacuation of residents in an emergency situation.
  • Must be able to kneel, stoop or bend to assist residents.

 

 
 

Job Details

Date Posted October 14, 2019
Date Closes November 13, 2019
Address 7 Elliott Street
Located In Council Bluffs, IA
Work At Bethany Lutheran Home
Department Environmental Services
Function Housekeeping/Laundry Aide
Job Type Full-time Employee
Compensation Hourly Wage
Shift
Daytime
7am-3:30pm and every other weekend
Hours 40 hours per week
Positions Available 1
SOC Category 51-6011.00 Laundry and Dry-Cleaning Workers
Zipcode 51503
Name Kristy Chapin
Address 7 Elliott Street
City, State and Zip Council Bluffs, IA 51503
Phone 712328-9500
FAX 712328-2304

This job offers the following benefits

  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Dental
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Life Insurance
  • Maternity / Paternity / Family Leave
  • Medical
  • Prescription Drug Plan
  • Supplemental Insurance
  • Vision
  • Cafeteria / Food
  • Clothing Allowance
  • Employee Referral Program
  • Free Parking
  • Hair Stylist
  • Holiday Party
  • Massage Therapy
  • On-the-Job Training
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacations
  • Sick Leave
  • Achievement Awards
  • Bonus Plan

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