Wednesday , April 17 2024

Veteran Affairs Job Openings – Housekeeping Aid

Website U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

Job Description:

The primary purpose of the position is to perform a wide variety of janitorial and custodial work that requires substantial physical effort to operate and adjust heavy duty cleaning equipment and climb ladders, and apply a significant knowledge of infection control and hazardous waste procedures to ensure compliance with safety and health directive.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Deliver clean linen and/or collect soiled linen.
  • Perform a variety of sanitation duties in patient wards, clinics, waiting rooms, outpatient facilities, research, laboratories, administrative areas, storage areas, etc.
  • Cleans, disinfects and deodorizes lavatories, urinals, toilet bowls; clean sinks, water fountains etc.
  • Dust and wash window sills, walls, ceilings, furniture, vents, light globes, doors, fans, etc.
  • Adjust, cleans, and oils these machines, and changes brushes, rollers, buffers, and other attachments on them.
  • Utilize approved procedures in the various cleaning operations, such as sanitizing toilets and bathroom fixtures, collecting trash, cleaning mirrors, partitions, trash containers, filling dispensers with soap and paper supplies, etc.
  • Use manual and power equipment to sweep, scrub, mop, and buff floors.
  • Remove contaminated waste, operate trash compactors, clean rugs, using heavy (industrial type) vacuum cleaners

Job Requirements:

  • Selected applicants will be required to complete an online onboarding process
  • You must be a U.S. Citizen to apply for this job
  • Designated and/or random drug testing may be required
  • You may be required to serve a probationary period
  • Subject to a background/security investigation
  • Selective Service Registration is required for males born after 12/31/1959
  • Pre-employment physical required

Job Details:

Company: U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Greenville, NC, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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