Laundry Assistant

Part-Time, 20 Hours Per Week, Day Shift, Hours: 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Position Summary: The position is responsible for sorting out dirty laundry, loading and unloading washing machine and dryer and folding center linens.

Experience: No experience required

Physical Demands: Able to pull and push wet laundry (50 – 75 pounds) from washing machine. Able to be on feet 7 – 8 hours per day. Able to stoop, kneel, and bend. Able to see, hear and communicate adequately to complete job duties and responsibilities. Able to lift 30 – 40 pounds frequently.

About NHC Place Farragut: NHC Place, Farragut was opened in 1998. We service a wide range of patients from those who need assisted living, to those who need a short stay for rehabilitation. Today we have 100 beds in our Health Care Center to accommodate our patients. Patients will receive a range of specialized health care services based on their personal needs.  In our Assisted Living Center, residents can continue to live an enjoyable lifestyle in this elegant, comfortable environment in their own spacious apartments.NHC Place, Farragut is now offering Memory Care Assisted Living in our new 60–bed center.

PURPOSE

The position is responsible for sorting out dirty laundry, loading and unloading washing machine and dryer and folding center linens.

RESPONSIBLE TO:

Laundry Supervisor, Housekeeping Supervisor

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Must be able to read Standard English.
  • Must be able to operate standard and commercial laundry machinery.
  • Must be able to understand and follow instructions.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

  • Able to pull and push wet laundry (50 – 75 pounds) from washing machine.
  • Able to be on feet 7 – 8 hours per day.
  • Able to stoop, kneel, and bend.
  • Able to see, hear and communicate adequately to complete job duties and responsibilities.
  • Able to lift 30 – 40 pounds frequently.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Are determined by the center and may include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Report to laundry at the assigned time and gather dirty laundry as instructed.
  • Load washers with dirty linens and prepare linen for morning change.
  • Keep dirty linen separate from clean linen at all times.
  • Check water temperature of each washing machine to be sure it is at least 150°.
  • Clean all lint traps in accordance with center policy or at least once per shift.
  • Check levels of laundry detergents, softeners and bleach are checked and that center policy is followed for refilling.
  • Keep floors, walls and equipment are kept clean.
  • Remove clean laundry from washer and load dryer, making sure that clean laundry does not touch the floor.
  • Operate washing machines and dryers are operated in accordance with manufacturer’s and center’s policy and procedures.
  • Removed dry clothes from dryer, fold and store in accordance with center policy.
  • Inform supervisor of any problems with equipment so that repairs can be made.
  • Shut down all equipment in laundry in accordance with center policy when fire alarm sounds.
  • Other duties which may be assigned from time to time.
  • Be familiar with and follow all federal, state and center policies and procedures.
  • Work safely, following proper procedures when using chemical agents.

PURPOSE

This position is responsible for the cleanliness of the patient rooms, patient areas and hallways.

RESPONSIBLE TO:

Housekeeping Supervisor

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Must be able to read and understand Standard English.
  • Must be able to deal tactfully and effectively with patients, families, fellow employees and visitors.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

  • Able to be on feet 7-8 hours a day
  • Able to stoop, kneel, bend, and climb, depending on job
  • Able to lift 20 to 25 pounds frequently
  • Able to lift 50 to 75 pounds occasionally
  • Able to move heavy (75 to 100 pound) furniture occasionally
  • Able to see, hear and communicate adequately to complete job duties and responsibility
  • Able to work with standard cleaning chemicals

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Are determined by the center and may include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Clean patient bathrooms including sinks, toilets, tubs and showers
  • Empty garbage cans in patient rooms, patient bathrooms, activity areas and other areas throughout the center
  • Clean patient rooms, including mopping and/or buffing floors, dusting furniture both on top and underneath
  • Clean hallways, sweeping up debris, mopping, stripping and buffing following company and center policies and procedures
  • Clean walls, furniture and equipment, as needed, to provide a clean pleasant environment for patients, staff and visitors
  • Work safely, following proper procedures when using chemical agents
  • Follow established cleaning schedules
  • Other duties which may be assigned from time to time

Housekeeping/Laundry Supervisor

Full Time, Day Shift (7 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.)

Position Summary: This position is responsible for supervising the cleanliness of the patient rooms, patient areas and hallways and will assist in the cleaning process as needed.

Education Requirements: High School Diploma or GED required

Experience: At least two years of experience in housekeeping required and at least two years of supervisory experience preferred.

About NHC Farragut: NHC Place, Farragut was opened in 1998. We service a wide range of patients from those who need assisted living, to those who need a short stay for rehabilitation. Today we have 100 beds in our Health Care Center to accommodate our patients. Patients will receive a range of specialized health care services based on their personal needs. In our Assisted Living Center, residents can continue to live an enjoyable lifestyle in this elegant, comfortable environment in their own spacious apartments. Our 84 apartments, six different floor plans and your own decor make this space truly home. NHC Place, Farragut is now offering Memory Care Assisted Living in our new 60–bed center.

NHC Farragut is located at 120 Cavette Hill Lane, Knoxville, TN 37934

PURPOSE
This position is responsible for supervising the cleanliness of the patient rooms, patient areas and hallways.

RESPONSIBLE TO:
Administrator

QUALIFICATIONS:
Have a high school diploma or equivalent
Have at least two years experience in housekeeping or supervisory position
Must be able to read and understand Standard English.
Must be able to deal tactfully and effectively with patients, families and visitors.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS:
Able to be on feet 7-8 hours a day
Able to stoop, kneel, bend, and climb, depending on job
Able to lift 20 to 25 pounds frequently
Able to lift 50 to 75 pounds occasionally
Able to move heavy (75 to 100 pound) furniture occasionally
Able to see, hear and communicate adequately to complete job duties and responsibility
Able to work with standard cleaning chemicals
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Are determined by the center and may include, but are not limited to the following:

Ensure that housekeepers clean patient bathrooms including sinks, toilets, tubs and showers
Ensure that housekeepers empty garbage cans in patient rooms, patient bathrooms, activity areas and other areas throughout the center
Ensure that patient areas are clean, including mopping and/or buffing floors, dusting furniture both on top and underneath
Ensure that hallways are clean of debris, mopped, stripped and buffed following company and center policies and procedures
Ensure that walls, furniture and equipment are cleaned, as needed, to provide a clean pleasant environment for patients, staff and visitors
Work safely, following proper procedures when using chemical agents and ensure that Housekeeping staff follow these procedures and are trained accordingly
Establish cleaning schedules and ensure that the schedules are followed by Housekeeping staff
Other duties which may be assigned from time to time.


Come Join the Team at NHC HealthCare Knoxville. As a Floor Technician you maintain the VCT Tile floors throughout the building. This includes working on re-finishing floors in patient rooms and common areas as well as buffing as needed. The facility has an autoscrubber for daily cleaning. You work closely with the Supervisor to keep the building in top shape.

Job Description

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • High school graduate or graduate of a technical school.
  • Ability to read and interpret manuals. Knowledge of safety regulations.
  • Knowledge of supplies and equipment used by department and the care of this equipment.
  • Ability to deal tactfully and effectively with patients.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

  • Able to stand, walk inside and outside in all weather.
  • Able to stoop, kneel, bend and climb depending on job.
  • Able to work in awkward positions.
  • Able to do heavy lifting and moving. Be able to lift over 100 pounds occasionally.
  • Subject to emergency call.
  • Able to see, hear and communicate adequately to complete job duties and responsibilities.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBLITIES:

Are determined by the center and may include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Requisitions supplies and equipment for use in department activities.
  • Keeps records of work performed and costs involved.
  • Inspects all equipment and systems regularly for proper functioning and safety.
  • Prepares and submits reports as directed by the administrator.
  • Able to be on call for emergencies.
  • Responsible for the care and use of supplies and maintenance equipment used in performance of duties.
  • Regular inspection of property and equipment for compliance with safety regulations.
  • Able to cooperate with other partners.
  • Maintain the flooring throughout the entire building: daily, quarterly and yearly.
  • Maintain and check halls on daily basis for dust mopping. Spot mop when busy with other specific jobs.
  • Scrub halls 3-4 times a week with automatic scrubber (vct flooring or laminate).
  • Vacuum carpet every day. (If needed in certain area daily)
  • Strip, wax and buff vct as needed.
  • Carpet will be cleaned by outside company yearly and we will spot clean as needed.
  • All utilities will be cleaned with scrubber quarterly, walls cleaned and disinfected and more if needed.
  • Responsibility for all trash x 2 daily (A.M. and P.M.)
  • Clean trash cans out monthly or as needed in utility rooms.
  • Clean all shower rooms with automatic scrubber on monthly basis, to include walls.
  • All cubical curtains cleaned at first of year (January) and taken down throughout year as needed. All window drapes cleaned in January taken down and re-hung by floor tech.
  • Assists with all loading and unloading of any materials we receive.
  • Damp cleans all hall walls quarterly to include baseboards.
  • Scrubs all room baths quarterly with automatic scrubber.
  • In spring, cleans all windows inside and out.
  • Maintains all porches and sidewalks.
  • Cleans all doors and glass leading outside of building.
  • Perform other duties as assigned from time to time.

PURPOSE

The position is responsible for sorting out dirty laundry, loading and unloading washing machine and dryer and folding center linens.

RESPONSIBLE TO:

Laundry Supervisor, Housekeeping Supervisor

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Must be able to read Standard English.
  • Must be able to operate standard and commercial laundry machinery.
  • Must be able to understand and follow instructions.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

  • Able to pull and push wet laundry (50 – 75 pounds) from washing machine.
  • Able to be on feet 7 – 8 hours per day.
  • Able to stoop, kneel, and bend.
  • Able to see, hear and communicate adequately to complete job duties and responsibilities.
  • Able to lift 30 – 40 pounds frequently.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Are determined by the center and may include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Report to laundry at the assigned time and gather dirty laundry as instructed.
  • Load washers with dirty linens and prepare linen for morning change.
  • Keep dirty linen separate from clean linen at all times.
  • Check water temperature of each washing machine to be sure it is at least 150°.
  • Clean all lint traps in accordance with center policy or at least once per shift.
  • Check levels of laundry detergents, softeners and bleach according to center policy.
  • Keep floors, walls and equipment are kept clean.
  • Remove clean laundry from washer and load dryer, making sure that clean laundry does not touch the floor.
  • Operate washing machines and dryers are operated in accordance with manufacturer’s and center’s policy and procedures.
  • Removed dry clothes from dryer, fold and store in accordance with center policy.
  • Inform supervisor of any problems with equipment so that repairs can be made.
  • Shut down all equipment in laundry in accordance with center policy when fire alarm sounds.
  • Other duties which may be assigned from time to time.
  • Be familiar with and follow all federal, state and center policies and procedures.
  • Work safely, following proper procedures when using chemical agents.

PURPOSE

This position is responsible for the cleanliness of the patient rooms, patient areas and hallways.

RESPONSIBLE TO:

Housekeeping Supervisor

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Must be able to read and understand Standard English.
  • Must be able to deal tactfully and effectively with patients, families, fellow employees and visitors.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

  • Able to be on feet 7-8 hours a day
  • Able to stoop, kneel, bend, and climb, depending on job
  • Able to lift 20 to 25 pounds frequently
  • Able to lift 50 to 75 pounds occasionally
  • Able to move heavy (75 to 100 pound) furniture occasionally
  • Able to see, hear and communicate adequately to complete job duties and responsibility
  • Able to work with standard cleaning chemicals

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Are determined by the center and may include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Clean patient bathrooms including sinks, toilets, tubs and showers
  • Empty garbage cans in patient rooms, patient bathrooms, activity areas and other areas throughout the center
  • Clean patient rooms, including mopping and/or buffing floors, dusting furniture both on top and underneath
  • Clean hallways, sweeping up debris, mopping, stripping and buffing following company and center policies and procedures
  • Clean walls, furniture and equipment, as needed, to provide a clean pleasant environment for patients, staff and visitors
  • Work safely, following proper procedures when using chemical agents
  • Follow established cleaning schedules
  • Other duties which may be assigned from time to time

Housekeeper

Full Time, Day Shift (8 a.m. – 4 p.m.), Every Other Weekend Off

Position Summary: This position is responsible for the cleanliness of the patient rooms, patient areas and hallways.

Job Qualifications: Must be able to read and understand Standard English. Must be able to deal tactfully and effectively with patients, families, fellow employees and visitors

About NHC Bristol: NHC HealthCare, Bristol has been a leader in providing a variety of health care services. We deliver a full range of extended health care services designed to maximize the well-being and independence of our patients. We are dedicated to meeting the needs of our patients through our flexible, interdisciplinary approach to healthcare, centered on caregiver compassion delivered in a comfortable, home-like environment. Our licensed, 24 hours a day skilled nursing center has 119 beds and we provide a wide array of therapeutic, rehabilitative and continuing care services.

PURPOSE

This position is responsible for the cleanliness of the patient rooms, patient areas and hallways.

RESPONSIBLE TO:

Housekeeping Supervisor

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Must be able to read and understand Standard English.
  • Must be able to deal tactfully and effectively with patients, families, fellow employees and visitors.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

  • Able to be on feet 7-8 hours a day
  • Able to stoop, kneel, bend, and climb, depending on job
  • Able to lift 20 to 25 pounds frequently
  • Able to lift 50 to 75 pounds occasionally
  • Able to move heavy (75 to 100 pound) furniture occasionally
  • Able to see, hear and communicate adequately to complete job duties and responsibility
  • Able to work with standard cleaning chemicals

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Are determined by the center and may include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Clean patient bathrooms including sinks, toilets, tubs and showers
  • Empty garbage cans in patient rooms, patient bathrooms, activity areas and other areas throughout the center
  • Clean patient rooms, including mopping and/or buffing floors, dusting furniture both on top and underneath
  • Clean hallways, sweeping up debris, mopping, stripping and buffing following company and center policies and procedures
  • Clean walls, furniture and equipment, as needed, to provide a clean pleasant environment for patients, staff and visitors
  • Work safely, following proper procedures when using chemical agents
  • Follow established cleaning schedules
  • Other duties which may be assigned from time to time