Perform day-to-day housekeeping functions as assigned by the Housekeeping Department in accordance with current federal, state and local standards, guidelines and regulations governing our facility, and as may be directed by the Administrator, and/or Director of Housekeeping, to assure the facility is maintained in a clean, safe and comfortable manner.
Coordinate daily housekeeping services with nursing services when performing routine cleaning assignments in resident living and/or recreational areas.
Perform specific tasks in accordance with daily work assignments.
Follow established safety precautions when performing tasks and when using equipment and supplies.
Ensure that assigned work areas are maintained in a clean, safe, comfortable and attractive manner.
Maintain the confidentiality of all resident care information including protected health information.
Must be able to read, write and understand the English language.
Must possess the ability to make independent decisions and follow instructions.
Must possess the ability to deal tactfully with personnel, residents, family members, visitors, government agencies, and the general public.
Must maintain the care and use of supplies, equipment, etc, and maintain the appearance of housekeeping areas, must perform regular inspections of resident rooms/units for sanitation, order, safety and proper performance of assigned duties.
Must be able to follow written and oral instructions concerning the mixing of cleaning compounds, liquids, disinfecting solutions, etc.
Must be able to relate information concerning a resident