Providence Health & Services Housekeeping Attendant in Seward, Alaska
Providence is calling an Attendant Housekeeping (LTC Central Services, Variable Shift, 1.0 FTE) to Providence Seward Mountain Haven in Seward, Alaska. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
In this position you will:
Sweep and mop tiled floor.
Keep equipment storage area and housekeeping closet locked, organized and clean.
Stock general housekeeping supplies.
Clean glass and doors in entries.
Attend all mandatory meeting and classes.
Collect trash from the Green House homes and commons and transport waste material to disposal site.
Take dirty rags to laundry at the end of shift.
Practice universal isolation precautions when working in all areas of the facility. Adheres to the safety requirements for daily operations. Washes hands, wears gloves and protective measures and cares for equipment according to procedures. Cooperates with other staff to maintain safe, comfortable, and attractive environment.
Ensure that equipment and supplies are adequate and in good working order. Needed repairs are reported by using maintenance request forms.
Assists in the orientation of new employees in the department upon the direction of the manager. Attends mandatory in-services required of all facility employees as well as those designated by the department.
Demonstrates dignity, respect, honesty, and integrity in working with other staff, residents, family members, and visitors while conducting oneself in a businesslike and professional manner.
Maintain confidentiality of all resident medical and personal information or resident and facility financial information obtained while performing the duties of the job and from anyone who does not have authorized access to such information.
Required qualifications for this position include:
- Ability to read, write and speak English
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
High school graduate or equivalent
Previous experience in a health related facility or one year in janitorial services.
Basic floor care knowledge and knowledge in institutional chemicals, equipment, and supplies
About Mountain Haven
Providence Mountain Haven is the first Green House® home in Alaska, which is includes 4-lodges, each with 10-Elders. Teams are self-managed, have consistent staffing, and have strong patient to caregiver ratio. Caregivers typically have 5:1 patient ratio and work 12-hour shifts. Nestled against Iron Mountain, in Seward, AK, it is a great home for Elders to live out their later years! http://alaska.providence.org/locations/psmh/Pages/default.aspx
About Providence Seward Medical Center
Providence Seward Medical and Care Center is a 6-bed critical access hospital and 40-bed long term care facility providing quality health care to residents and visitors. Our team of physicians, nurses, and support staff deliver compassionate, quality care to all patients. We care for the patients ranging from infants to the elderly with services including, primary care, emergency, inpatient, swing bed, lab, radiology, therapies and nursing home care.
Located only 125 miles south of Anchorage on Resurrection Bay, Seward offers a small community feel and access to a multitude of world class outdoor activities such as kayaking, fishing and hiking.
For information on our comprehensive range of benefits, visit:
As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Environmental Services
Req ID: 264616