Housekeeper in McMinnville, OR at Willamette Valley Medical Center

Date Posted: 3/25/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Position Summary:

Cleans and sanitizes assigned areas of the hospital in a professional and courteous manner according to department and hospital policies and procedures.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • High School graduate or equivalent, preferred
  • Ability to follow written and oral instructions.
  • Previous housekeeping experience preferred.
  • Work is moderately heavy, involving lifting up to 35 pounds, considerable walking, standing, bending, kneeling, stooping, climbing. Works primarily inside.
  • Ability to work as a Team to complete jobs as assigned.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Performs cleaning functions per departmental/hospital policy and procedures.
  • Proper use of equipment and supplies per departmental/hospital policy and procedures.
  • Accountable for proper handling of soiled laundry, trash removal, infectious and biohazard waste per Infection Control guidelines.
  • Accountable for reviewing policies and procedures, MSDS information, and using hospital communication system.
  • Accountable for spot cleaning carpets/chairs and other duties as assigned

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Demonstrate sound judgment, patience and maintain a professional demeanor at all times
  • Ability to work in a busy and stressful environment
  • Organizational skills and the ability to prioritize
  • Strong interpersonal and verbal communication skills
  • Creativity, problem analysis and decision making
  • Ability to work varied shifts

WVMC is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer. If you have special need or seek accommodation to aid your participation in our hiring process, please contact us at (503) 472-6131.


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The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)