Housekeeping Aide

at Elderwood
Location Burlington, Vermont
Date Posted July 19, 2022
Category Trades & Services
Job Type Full Time


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Elderwood at Burlington is seeking a reliable and respectful Housekeeping Aide to assist our 150-bed skilled nursing (SNF) and subacute rehabilitation facility located in beautiful Burlington, Vermont.

Position Overview:

Our facilities' pleasant decor and amenities create home-like comfort for all who live in them. Housekeeping/Laundry Aide members keep individuals' rooms and gathering areas clean, tidy and attractive.
Housekeeping/Laundry Aide team members assist with ensuring the health and well-being of our residents by providing laundry support. This position is responsible for caring for facility linens and personal clothing of residents in a variety of ways including collecting, laundering, folding and returning the fresh, clean linens/clothing to the designated locations.

Elderwood provides:

Part Time & Full Time Options
Multiple free uniforms
Access to Tuition Assistance Programs
Robust Employee Referral Program (up to $1000!)
An excellent benefits package; including health, dental, & vision coverage - (Part Time Employees can qualify too!)
401k with Employer Matching

About Elderwood at Burlington:

Providing senior care in a setting that reflects the best Lake Champlain and Burlington have to offer, Elderwood at Burlington features a warm, inviting environment for long-term care residents and those requiring short-term rehabilitation. A respiratory therapist is on staff to manage the needs of skilled nursing patients requiring oxygen therapy. The bucolic setting features two bright, spacious rehab gyms with state-of-the-art equipment accommodate physical, occupational and speech therapy.
Employee Perks!: 401K Retirement Plan with Company Match, Free Hot and Iced Coffee, Free On-Site Parking, Free Uniforms, Generous PTO & holiday package, Life Insurance, Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance, Point-earning employee reward program: redeem for prizes!, Substantial employee referral program, Tuition reimbursement program Responsibilities:

Housekeeping Aide Responsibilities:

Maintain cleanliness of general areas and assigned rooms of residents.

Help move personal belongings of residents and clean and disinfect floor, furniture, bed and bathroom according to accepted procedures when a resident is discharged or transferred to another room.

Follow safety rules, and where applicable, maintain vigilance concerning fire regulations and hazards as stated in procedures.

Practice infection control principles in cleaning methods and personal hygiene.

Keep cleaning compounds and hazardous substances stored properly for the protection of residents and staff.

Collect and dispose of trash and other refuse in such a manner that prevents the transmission of disease and does not create a nuisance or fire hazard, nor a breeding place for insects and rodents.

Base salary starting at (note: salary increases with experience):: USD $16.20/Hr. Qualifications:

Housekeeping Aide Qualifications:

Minimum 16 years of age
High School diploma or equivalent preferred
Custodial, janitorial, housekeeping and/or laundry experience preferred

Individuals under 18 years of age must be excluded from the usage of dangerous equipment such as: compactors.

Elderwood expects all current and new employees to be vaccinated against COVID-19. If hired, you will be required to provide proof of vaccination. Employees may request a medical exemption from vaccination.

EOE Statement: WE ARE AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. Applicants and employees are considered for positions and are evaluated without regard to mental or physical disability, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, genetic information, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, marital status or any other protected Federal, State/Province or Local status unrelated to the performance of the work involved.

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