Housekeeper I - Full time - Evening shift

Location: Burlington, MA
Job ID: 153954-1A
Date Posted: Nov 11, 2019
Category: Service and Trades

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Job Description

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Lahey Hospital & Medical Center  is part of a vibrant and growing health care system, recognized as a trailblazer in medicine and a standard bearer in patient experience. It includes an award-winning academic medical center, a superb constellation of community hospitals, home care services, rehabilitation facilities and more.

We are committed to attracting, developing and retaining top talent in a market long recognized and revered as a global leader in health. With a team approach to care, we encourage learning and growth at all levels, and we offer competitive salaries and benefits. We adhere to the principles of a just and fair work environment for all colleagues, where respect is foundational and performance is rewarded.

About the Job

Essential Duties & Responsibilities including but not limited to:

- Empties and relines waste receptacles, paying particular attention to the safe and proper handling of hazardous waste

- Makes beds when unoccupied as well as checking to be sure beds are functioning properly and if not, notifying maintenance when repairs are needed

- Dry mop, wet mop and disinfect floors

- Damp wipe and spot clean surfaces with disinfectant

- Clean and disinfect bathroom commodes and other fixtures

- Cleans rooms of discharged patients
     - Use pager and telephone in accordance with the Beds Tracking to receive and record successful

       completion of cleaning assignments

     - Clean, disinfect and re-make beds

     - Other duties as directed

Minimum Qualifications

Skills, Knowledge & Abilities:  

- The ability to follow instructions and take verbal direction in English, read messages on a pager, and communicate with staff on phone and/or in person is required.

- You must be able to use cleaning supplies and equipment and our staff will thoroughly train candidates to meet sanitation standards.

- Since you will be on your feet and bending for the entire shift, it's important that you are able to do so.




You will be required to work shifts every other weekend.

You will be required to work 2 holidays a year - usually one spring/summer and one fall/winter holiday.

You will receive an additional $2.00 per hour for the evening shift differential which begins at 3:00pm.