Housekeeper

Requisition ID
2017-1486
Job Locations
TN-Memphis
Program
Residential
Relocation Assistance
No
Position Type
Full-Time/Regular

Overview

Company Overview

 

Youth Villages is a national leader in the adoption and implementation of research-based treatment philosophies in the field of children's mental and behavioral health.  Our commitment to helping troubled children and their families find success spans 30+ years and includes a comprehensive array of programs and services.

Responsibilities

Program Overview

 

Youth Villages’ Residential Treatment programs serve children with emotional and behavioral problems.  Our residential campuses provide the setting for an intensive treatment program that combines the unique balance of structure and freedom. This enables children and their families to identify, understand and cope with their individual needs and develop the skills necessary to succeed in less restrictive settings.  We have three different types of facilities—Intensive Residential Centers, Open Campuses, and Group Homes.  Located in Tennessee and Georgia, all of these facilities utilize the Re-Education of Emotionally Disturbed Children therapy model (Re-Ed). 

 

Position Overview

  • Maintain the assigned environment in a neat and orderly fashion free of dust, grime, cobwebs, etc.
  • Reduce the hazards associated with disease transmission through the application of various soaps and germicides.
  • Maintain a sufficient supply of paper, cloth, and sanitary supplies to youth, staff, and visitors.
  • Other duties as assigned including:
    Sweep, vacuum, or mop floors, rugs, and carpet
  • Clean upholstered furniture as needed.
  • Replenish bathroom and kitchen supplies daily.
  • Transport trash and waste to disposal areas daily.
  • Record freezer and refrigerator temperatures daily.
  • Clean glass throughout the building as needed.
  • Clean kitchen appliances, run and/or empty dishwashers, and clean counter tops.
  • Clean all rooms including: Offices, Bedrooms,
  • Kitchens, Bathrooms, Hallways, Lobby, Family
  • Rooms, Nurses' Stations, Dining Rooms, and Atriums daily.
  • Report any torn or broken furniture, broken glass, etc. to maintenance.
  • Clean up blood spills, urine, and feces when needed.
  • Keep hygiene closets supplied with clean towels/wash cloths.

Additional Information

 

The Environment Services Specialist schedule requires flexibility.
Training provided.

Qualifications

Requirements

 

A high school diploma or GED is preferred.
Must be able to lift up to 30lbs.
Must have own transportation with Liability Insurance required.
Must enjoy being around children.
Must have at least 1 year of experience in general cleaning.
5 years experience preferred.
Must work well with other team members.
Must be on time daily for work.

 

Additional Benefits

 

Medical, Dental, Prescription Drug Coverage and Vision
Retirement Savings Pension Plan
403 (b)
2 weeks paid vacation
12 paid sick days per year
10 paid holidays
Mileage & Cell Phone Reimbursement (when applicable)

 

EOE

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