Under close supervision by the lead housekeeper, supervisor or
facility director and according to prescribed procedures, cleans
and services rooms by dry and damp mopping floors, dusting and
disinfecting furniture and equipment, vacuuming carpets. Makes and
cleans bed units of discharged patients. Responsible for
cleanliness and servicing of assigned area. Able and willing to do
all duties required of a Housekeeping I and work all shifts.
General responsibilities in respect to the Core Principles of
Promotes a customer service mindset. Treat others courteously
and with respect.
Responds to all requests and calls with a can do attitude.
Follows up on requests with a sense of urgency.
Views everything with a process improvement mindset. Constantly
works towards the improvement of customer satisfaction.
Performs other related duties as assigned.
Ability to follow specific instructions.
Ability to perform routine, repetitive tasks on a continuous
Must have the ability to work in a team environment interacting
with a variety of departments.
Must possess excellent customer service skills.
Maintains a professional appearance at all times, wears facility
Participates in scheduled department meetings.
Completes annual age-specific competencies.
Remains compliant with mandatory Hospital Education and
department specific education and skill sets.
Fulfills TB, Immunization, and Employee Health Requirements.
Dusts and damp mops floors.
Dusts furniture, equipment, window sills, and surfaces and damp
wipes same with germicidal disinfectant.
Empties waste containers and trash, damp wipes containers and
relines with clean waste liners.
High dusts and damp wipes horizontal surfaces.
Arranges furniture and equipment in an orderly fashion and
reports any needed equipment or furniture repairs to the
Inspects window blinds and reports any needed repairs or
replacements to the supervisor.
Cleans and polishes bathtubs, sinks, mirrors and similar
Cleans restrooms including toilets, sinks, showers and
Replenishes hand soaps, paper towels, tissue and re-stocks
Spot washes walls and wall fixtures.
Damp wipes light lenses within reach.
Responsible for daily cleaning of patient rooms and terminal
cleaning of discharged rooms including washing and remaking of
Responsible for cleaning offices, utility rooms, exam rooms,
waiting rooms, and other ancillary rooms within areas of
Responsible for responding to emergency requests for clean ups
and needs within the area of assignment.
Preferred: High School Diploma or General Education Degree.
Preferred: Previous housekeeping experience.
Preferred: Language/Writing/Communication abilities
About TaraVista: TaraVista Behavioral Health Center is a 108 bed
inpatient hospital providing Mental Health and Co-occurring
Addictions Care for older adolescents and adults. TaraVistas
mission is to provide compassionate, effective, sustainable care
for those suffering from psychiatric distress and co-occurring
We seek innovative, energetic people who work well in teams and
who are driven to help patients and families in a time of need.
TaraVista Behavioral Health Center is an Affirmative Action /
Equal Opportunity Employer