Lead Housekeeper (Senior Living Community)

Harmony Collection at Hanover Independent & Assisted Living
Mechanicsville, VA
Jan 03, 2022
Jan 16, 2022
Full Time
STATEMENT OF JOB:The Lead Housekeeper shall be responsible for the day to day oversight of the housekeeping department, including completing housekeeping schedules, as well as cleaning common living areas and resident apartments in the community.Responsibilities include but are not limited to:Provide supervision and training for housekeeping staff dailyComplete housekeeping work schedulesAssist with finding coverage for staff call-outsOversee cleaning of the entire facility, with particular emphasis on the common areas and the apartment bathroomsComplete maintenance request reports when neededReport deterioration or damage to the building and furnishings to housekeeping supervisorOperate the laundry equipment when neededReport inadequate quantities of all supplies needed to perform duties to Maintenance DirectorUse only approved cleaning products and ensure that all cleaning supplies are properly stored at all timesClean office areas when assignedDust and clean all window blinds in the communityDust all furniture, book shelves, etc. in resident apartments and common areasVacuum common areas and resident apartmentsKeep common area and resident bathrooms cleanClean apartments at resident move-outAttend required in-services and staff meetingsMaintain resident privacy/confidentiality at all times. Follow all policies regarding release of resident informationRequirements:Must have a High School Diploma or GEDMust have housekeeping experience as well as experience in a leadership roleAbility to encourage/coach/direct housekeeping staffMust be detail oriented and have strong organizational skills to ensure completion of tasksAbility to understand verbal and written instructionsAbility to complete assignments thoroughly and on timeAbility to work well with others as part of a teamPolite and courteous to all residents, visitors, co-workers and management teamMust be able to stand, walk, kneel, bend, grasp, push and pull for extended periods of timeMust be able to lift 25 lbs and carry heavy objects for up to 20 feetMust wear designated uniform during work hours and maintain good personal hygieneMust be willing to work a flexible schedule that includes weekends and holidays