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