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Housekeeping Assistant

Housekeeping Assistant

ID 
2017-11537
Posted Date 
11/3/2017
Category 
Maintenance, Housekeeping, Laundry
Days/Hours 
Days
Type 
Full-Time
Location  
US-MN-Brooklyn Center

More information about this job

Overview

Ecumen Prairie Lodge seeks a Housekeeping Assistant to join its team.  Ecumen Prairie Lodge consists of 30 assisted living suites, as well as 59 additional residences for seniors requiring memory care services and is located in Brooklyn Center, Minnesota. Ecumen creates home for older adults wherever they choose to live. Our employees are dedicated to empowering our customers to lead richer, fuller lives and have consistently recognized Ecumen as a “Best Place to Work,” an award by the Minneapolis-St. Paul Business Journal.

 

This is a Full-Time Position (60 hours per pay period), Days and Weekends.

Responsibilities

 

The Housekeeping Assistant is responsible for maintaining facility in a clean, sanitary, orderly and attractive condition.  Specific responsibilities include:

  • Performs cleaning procedures in accordance with facility policy and departmental standards.
  • Properly uses chemicals, understands and adheres to facility Right to Know policy, and is knowledgeable of MSDS for chemicals used to perform functions of job.
  • Maintains all areas assigned in the facility in a continuous state of sanitation, odor free and safe, reporting any maintenance concerns.
  • Ensure housekeeping supplies are stocked and refill products when needed.  Reports supply needs to supervisor.
  • Observes and uses proper procedures for waste disposal per facility policy.
  • Maintains equipment and supplies in a clean and orderly manner. Assist with other environmental service functions as assigned.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Responsibilities for all Ecumen Positions:

 

1.      Acting with Honor and Character

  • Ethics and Values: Engages in open and honest dialogue with others.  Treats individuals respectfully, professionally and fairly.
  • Integrity and Trust.  Shows consistency between words and actions.  Protects confidential (and sensitive) information.  Effectively handles emotions, including anger and frustration.

2.      Honoring Brand

  • Personal Alignment: Models commitment to Ecumen's mission, vision, values. Demonstrates an understanding of how their role contributes and adds value to their business unit and Ecumen.
  • Drive and Initiative: Sets high standards for his or her performance.  Accepts responsibility for taking initial action.

3.      Creating the new and different

  • Creativity: Is willing to challenge the status quo.  Encourages others to try new methods and approaches.  Supports his/her team, even when the initial efforts are unsuccessful.

4.      Empowerment

  • Customer and Team Focus: Establishes and maintains effective customer relationships.  Demonstrates effective listening skills.  Involves others in shaping plans and making decisions that affect them.  Uses customer perspective, feedback and data for decision making and improvements in service delivery.  Reliably and consistently demonstrates timely follow through and responsiveness to customer needs and requests.  Champions initiatives that drive increased customer satisfaction.

Qualifications

Related experience preferred. All Ecumen employees must possess the ability to communicate effectively, including written and verbal skills; work well, both individually and as part of a team, through respect, collaboration and dedication; and successfully interact with a diverse culture base. The successful candidate must be able to prioritize and organize work effectively and efficiently, and demonstrate a positive attitude, high integrity and ethical awareness. Candidate must be 18 years of age or older.

EOE/AA. Drug Free Workplace.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Ecumen is an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, familial status, disability or veteran status.

 

We participate in E-Verify and pre-employment drug testing.