Volunteers of America

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Housekeeper - FT and PT

at Volunteers of America

Posted: 1/2/2019
Job Status: Full Time,Part Time
Job Reference #: 587/2459
Keywords: cleaning

Job Description

Elder Homestead of Minnetonka is a premier living and care community, uniquely organized to provide residence, care services and amenities in a homelike, safe and compassionate environment where you can experience its country charm and peaceful setting.

We have FT and PT opening for immediate hire:

Monday - Friday and some weekends

If you have a passion for working with seniors and are energetic, reliable, well organized - we'd like to talk with you. Here are Volunteers of America -Elder Homestead we put pride in our work and really have a genuine concern for the people in our care.

We are located just a short distance off the bus line for easy transportation to and from Elder

Job Duties: include but not limited to:

Performs defined cleaning procedures, using various chemicals and cleaning agents, supplies and equipment, including:

  1. Dusting/polishing and arranging furniture or equipment.
  2. Mopping and polishing floors.
  3. Vacuuming carpets and draperies.
  4. Scouring and sanitizing sinks, toilets, tubs and shower areas.
  5. Polishing plumbing fixtures.
  6. Cleaning mirrors, lighting fixtures, doors, carpets and furniture.
  7. Washing or spot cleaning walls.
  8. Removing stains and debris from floors, carpets and furniture.
  9. Removing, transporting and disposing of trash

  1. Previous institutional housekeeping/cleaning experience preferred.
  2. Ability to understand and follow procedures, work assignments, instructions, warnings and labels.
  3. Adequate strength, endurance and coordination to meet the strenuous physical demands of such responsibilities as dusting, mopping, vacuuming and scrubbing.
  4. Ability to speak, read, write and understand English.
  5. Ability to utilize computers and other electronic devices for tasks such as timekeeping, in-servicing and documentation.

EOE M/F/Vets/Disabled

Application Instructions

Please click on the link below to apply for this position. A new window will open and direct you to apply at our corporate careers page. We look forward to hearing from you!