Housekeeping Supervisor/Porter

Recruiter
Benchmark Senior Living
Location
New Haven
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Oct 06, 2016
Closes
Oct 19, 2016
Industry
Education
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
The Housekeeping Supervisor/Porter performs repairs (both minor and major). S/he implements regular and preventive maintenance programs that promote a sense of well-being and aesthetic appeal for residents and staff, and communicates with the Maintenance Director on the condition of buildings and equipment.

PRINCIPLE DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

* Understands the practices surrounding proper handling of bio hazardous waste

* Maintains a clean laundry room in an orderly manner and stores chemicals in accordance with product or supervisor instruction

* Follows standards and practices for the use of specific chemicals

* Demonstrates excellent mechanical skills

* Works effectively within the work-order system

* Performs general maintenance work (light electrical, painting, carpentry, housekeeping etc.)

Job Requirements

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE/LICENSURE- CERTIFICATICATION

* Familiar with emergency procedures if chemicals are misused

* Demonstrates the interest and ability to learn new skills and techniques as needed

* Demonstrates proper usage of chemicals and equipment

SKILLS AND ABILITIES

* Possess good communication skills.

* Diagnostic abilities and skills in completing details

* Possesses the mechanical skills necessary for accomplishing repairs on systems and buildings

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

* Physically able to move at least 50 lbs. without assistance.

* Physically able to bend, reach and work in small areas.

* Physically able to push and pull, equipment and furnishings.

* Physically able to stand and to work on hands and knees for long periods of time.

BENEFITS

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