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Housekeeping & Apparel Worker I
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  Job posted:   Fri May 18, 2018
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Housekeeping & Apparel Worker I
# Position Information

Job Description
Eastern State Hospital, located in Williamsburg, Virginia, was founded in 1773, with a well-intentional emphasis on community focused mental health care. This state of the art campus, situated on 500 acres, consists of two patient care buildings with 300 patients, and a highly skilled staff of over 900. Eastern State Hospital is part of the Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services (DBHDS) system, and is accredited by the Joint Commission.
ESH invites applications for the position of a Housekeeping and Apparel Worker I.
Reporting directly to the Housekeeping Supervisor, duties and responsibilities consist of the following:
1. Provides departmental cleaning.
2. Provides proper disposal of trash and hazardous waste.
3. Provides proper sanitation to the care of waste equipment.
**_Reasonable accommodations are available to persons with disabilities during application and/or interview processes per the Americans with Disabilities Act. Contact 757-208-7717 for assistance. Minorities, Individuals with disabilities, Veterans, and people with National Service experience are encouraged to apply. EEO/AA/TTY_**
Eastern State Hospital is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer, and prohibits discrimination of applicants and employees without regard to race, gender (including sexual harassment, sexual orientation, gender identity and pregnancy), color, national origin, religion, age, veteran's status, political affiliation, or disability.
## Minimum Qualifications
1. Demonstrated knowledge of housekeeping procedures and techniques.
2. Demonstrated knowledge of housekeeping equipment.
3. Demonstrated ability to maintain floors: hallways, resident areas, dining areas, shower rooms.
4. Demonstrated ability to buff, strip, and refinish floors.
5. Demonstrated ability to clean carpet and upholstery.
6. Demonstrated ability to wash beds and mattresses.
7. Demonstrated ability to clean and sanitize showers and bathrooms, fixtures, hand rails, commodes, sinks, mirrors, curtains and mats daily, and as needed/scheduled; replenish supplies daily.
8. Demonstrated ability to clean food units, microwaves, refrigerators, and water fountains daily, wipe off tables and chairs daily.
9. Demonstrated ability to clean window sill, blinds, vents, and door knobs; check and adjust curtains daily.
10. Demonstrated ability to ensure that trash and hazardous waste is disposed of daily as needed/scheduled.
11. Demonstrated ability to clean and sanitize receptacles daily.
12. Demonstrated ability to clean and properly store equipment.
13. Demonstrated ability to store supplies proper and maintain the cleanliness of the Janitor closet.
14. Demonstrated ability to lift heavy objects; bending and stooping; prolonged standing and walking on various surfaces (i.e. concrete, tile, grass, dirt, etc.).
15. Demonstrated ability to work in various environmental conditions (extreme humidity, heat or cold).
## Preferred Qualifications
1. Experience in a hospital housekeeping department.
2. Eight years of education, experience may be substituted for education.
## Special Requirements
1. Candidates may show interest by submitting, in its entirety online, an application and all required application material.
2. Applicant is solely responsible for ensuring application and material thoroughly reflects their knowledge, skills, and abilities, as it relates to the advertised qualifications.
3. A complete application, including all previous employment, salary history, and education, for full consideration, must be received online by 11:59PM of the "Job Close Date".
4. Applicants who list "see resume" in lieu of completing the application may miss the opportunity for full consideration.
5. Eastern State Hospital conducts background checks on candidate(s) identified as finalist for employment. The type of background check(s) performed is dependent upon the type of position for which you have been identified as a finalist, which may include: criminal history, sex offender registry checks, reference checks, degree validation, driving records, license verification, credit history review. You will be required to sign an Authorization to release form.
6. Eastern State Hospital is a Tobacco-Free Facility.
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*Working Title:* Housekeeping & Apparel Worker I
*Role Title:* Hsekeep &/or Apparel Workr I - 79071
*Job Open Date:* 05/11/2018
*Job Close Date:* 05/25/2018
*Open Until Filled:* No
*Is this position funded in whole or in part by the American Recovery & Reinvestment Act (Stimulus Package)?:* No
*Hiring Range:* $20,224 - $26,000
*Agency:* Eastern State Hospital (704)
*Agency Website:* Click Here for Agency Website
*Location:* Williamsburg - 830
*Position Number:* 02003
*Job Posting Number:* 1037761
*Type of Recruitment:* General Public - G
*Does this position have telework options?:* No
*Bilingual/Multilingual Skill Requirement/Preference:* No
*Job Type:* Full-Time (Salaried)
*Job Type Detail:* Full-Time Salaried - Non-Faculty- FTS-1
*Pay Band:* 01

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