Company: Heritage Communities
Location: Council Bluffs
Posted on: June 7, 2021
Location: Council Bluffs, IA
At Heritage Communities, were passionate about Living
Better. Our goal is to define what living better means for each
of our residents, and to deliver that experience. We also want to
hear from our team members on how we can improve their work-life,
which is why we hold regular meetings with two-way communication
opportunities. Are you ready to feel heard? Are you ready to Live
Better because your work-life is better? We invite you to connect
with us and find out how to make this a possibility!
The Housekeeper is responsible for the ensuring the
community, grounds, apartments, and equipment are organized, clean,
sanitary. The incumbent ensures quality services and complies with
company policies, local, state and federal regulations and supports
the advancement of our business strategy. The Housekeeper promotes
a positive culture that focuses on our core values of Compassion,
Trust, Respect and Fun for residents and associates.
Essential Job Duties and
- Promote a positive, inclusive culture through
demonstrated behaviors that are aligned with our Core Values of
Compassion, Respect, Trust and Fun.
- Establish and evolve positive relationships with
residents, families, associates, OnCare Home Health, regulatory
agencies, vendors and third-party providers.
- Assist in readying associates and community for
inspection by regulatory agencies through regular quality
assessments, completing corrective actions, accurate and current
record keeping practices, policy compliance, emergency
- Follow operational processes, procedures and best
practices that meet state requirements and ensure consistent
processes are applied throughout the community.
- Clean resident apartments thoroughly
including floors, furniture, kitchen, refrigerator, bathroom,
fixtures, trash removal, etc. in accordance with service plan and
- Provide resident linen service including the
removal and wash/dry/fold linens, towels, personal items. Assemble
bed linens and return clean linens to storage
- Inspect resident refrigerator for expired
food and remove as needed.
- Clean resident common areas such as floors,
furniture, kitchen/snack bar, refrigerators, bathrooms, fixtures,
elevator, doors, outside area as applicable, etc. in accordance
with cleaning schedule.
- Maintain SDS documents and ensure that all
community associates know where to locate necessary
- Maintain a safe, sanitary and hazard-free
community environment through the prevention of accidents,
preservation of equipment and safe work
Education and Experience
- 1+ years of environmental services experience in a
senior living or related industry preferred.
- High school diploma or equivalent
Knowledge, Skills and
- Ability to work and communicate effectively with
diverse groups including colleagues, clients and various business
contacts at various levels ranging from front-line employees to
- Demonstrated ability to promote a culture of
Compassion, Trust, Respect and Fun and operates in the spirit and
advocacy for our seniors.
- Good verbal and written communication
- Some experience or knowledge of business
software programs such as Word, Excel and
- Ability to maintain confidential and privileged
information that involves HIPPA, residents,
Work takes place in a typical office or community
environment equipped with a computer, phone and other office
supplies. Work also takes place in the outdoor
Work environment may involve exposure to extreme
heat or cold.
Position may also involve exposure to latex, infections
and communicable diseases.
Must be able to assist residents with limited mobility, move
equipment or materials and lift/push/pull up to 50 pounds
intermittently throughout the day.
Must be able to move throughout the community and grounds
to complete assessments and assignments. Work assignments may be
located at floor level or extended reach heights exceeding 15
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