Housekeeper - Hessel Community Center (Hessel & Kincheloe Sites) Closes - Open Until Filled
- - Government - Housing
- MI, USA
- Year Round - Full Time
The Housekeeper, under the supervision of the Construction Manager, is responsible for the housekeeping duties associated with the daily cleaning and maintenance of the Hessel Community Building (3 days a week) and the Housing Authority administrative office building in Kincheloe (2 days a week).
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: (includes, but is not limited to, the following)
- Cleans and sanitizes all areas of the Hessel Community Center and Housing Authority administrative office building; washrooms, office and public areas, kitchen, and exam rooms and operatory areas.
- Vacuums, sweeps and mops floors.
- Removes and properly handles and disposes of trash and biohazard waste items.
- Assists staff with cleaning up after elderly meals.
- Performs monthly safety inspections of smoke alarms and fire extinguishers.
- Performs weekly cleaning of stove and hood in kitchen area.
- Orders cleaning supplies, garbage disposal containers, light bulbs and paper products for building and inventory.
- Assists with updating Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) updates
ADDITIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES: (includes, but is not limited to, the following)
- Assists staff with the set-up of tables and chairs for meetings and luncheons.
- All other job related duties as assigned.
Immediate peers, peers in other departments, immediate supervisor/manager, managers in other departments, customers and outside vendors/service providers.
Position medium with lifting of 50 pounds maximum and frequent lifting/carrying of 25 pounds. Physical factors include frequent standing, walking, use of hearing, typing and occasional sitting, carrying/lifting, pushing/pulling, climbing, stooping, kneeling, crawling, reaching, manual handling, use of smell, near/midrange/far vision, depth perception, color/field of vision, and bending. Working conditions include occasional exposure to extreme weather, heat/cold, wet/humidity, noise and air quality. Potential hazards include frequent exposure to chemicals, insecticides/pesticides, needles/syringes, client contact, computer use and occasional exposure to high exposed places, infectious exposure and equipment. Protective equipment clothing needed to perform functions of job includes items such as gloves and masks.
Education: High School diploma or equivalent preferred
Experience: Experience in biohazard waste control and needle stick protocol preferred.
Certification/License: Must be or become certified in CPR/First Aide within 2 months of hire. Will be required to undergo and successfully pass a background check. Must maintain a good moral character standing. Will be required to complete and pass pre-employment drug testing.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Must be able to work extended hours when needed. Must be flexible and available to work various shifts including nights, weekends and holidays. Must have excellent public relation/customer service skills and be able to exhibit a friendly and positive attitude. Must be able to communicate effectively both orally and in writing. Must have organizational skills and be able to plan, prioritize and manage work load to meet goals in a timely manner. Native American preferred.