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Housekeeper in Burke, VA at Retirement Unlimited, Inc.

Date Posted: 7/24/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Burke, VA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    7/24/2018

Job Description

Heatherwood  Retirement and Assisted Living Community has a full-time position available for a Housekeeping Assistant . Job duties include providing a clean and safe environment for the residents in our community. Insures that the building is kept clean and odor free. Provides housekeeping/laundry services to the residents.
Job Duties


  • Dusts, vacuums, mops floors, empties trash cans, wipe counters and cabinets, clean stove, refrigerator, bathrooms, office and common areas and all other areas of the building.

  • Moves furniture as needed.



  • Cleans equipment and places equipment in the proper storage area.



  • Vacuums all common areas and offices as directed.



  • Remove trash from the community and deposits it in the dumpster.



  • Assists in making sure that all laundry is completed on a timely basis.



  • Cleans all windows inside as necessary.Reports all broken equipment and unsafe conditions and resident complaints to the housekeeping supervisor



  • Performs other duties as assigned.





We offer a competitive rate of pay based upon level of experience and full time employees are eligible to participate in our medical and dental insurance, paid time off, and 401k plan.

Job Requirements

  • Must be in good physical and mental health capable of handling the duties and responsibilities of the job

  • Must possess a general knowledge of infection control and experience in housekeeping procedures with a hotel, hospital, nursing home or public facility.

  • Must be able to stand for extended periods of time.

  • Must be able to exert up to 75 lbs. of force occasionally and exert up to 50 lbs. of force frequently to lift, carry push or otherwise move objects. 

  • Must be able to work in cold and hot temperatures.

  • Must have strong customer service skills.

  • Must be able and willing to accept supervision, training and direction.