Jewish Senior Services

Environmental Services Associate (Per Diem 3:00pm-11:30pm)

Fairfield, Connecticut
Oct 07, 2016
Dec 06, 2016
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Part Time

For over 40 years, Jewish Senior Services has been a leader and trusted provider of skilled nursing and senior care services.

Through the years, the needs of seniors and the community have changed and we have responded by introducing community programs with “Jewish Senior Services” as the umbrella for our services. Our vision is to be the premier provider to support individuals and families.

Position Description:
Performs various duties on an assigned shift to maintain Jewish Senior Services in a clean, safe, and orderly manner.

Reports To: Director, Facility Services, Supervisor, Environmental Services, Shift Leader, Environmental Services

Titles Supervised: N/A

Hours Per Week: Per Diem

Essential Responsibilities:

1. Communicates issues, concerns, and suggests ideas for improving procedures, or work flow.
2. Completes daily, weekly or monthly tasks, in a timely manner and with a high degree of quality.
3. Utilizes and cares for all equipment, and follows established cleaning procedures, to insure a clean, organized, and pleasant home for our residents, staff, and visitors.
4. Responds to requests for service concerning special functions, moving items, cleaning, or other needs required by residents, staff or visitors to create or maintain the quality environment of the Home.
5. Duties may include but are not limited to the following: dusting,disifecting surfaces, sweeping, mopping, vacuuming, removing trash, infectious waste, soiled linen, delivery of new linen, delivery or replacement of supplies.
6. Cleaning of resident rooms following the 7 step procedures, isolation, discharge, or complete room.
7. Cleaning of cubicle curtains, vents, washing walls and flat surfaces, windows, washing wheelchairs, cleaning equipment, shower rooms, stripping & refinishing floors, or restoring floors.
8. Maintaining utility rooms, storage areas, and closets in aneat, clean, and orderly manner.
9. Attends to daily special cleaning areas such as elevators, public bathrooms, meeting rooms or trash around dumpster.
10. Attends monthly, quarterly or annual meetings and follows fire, safety, and emergency procedures.
11. Other related duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications:

Education: High School Diploma/GED

Experience: 1-2 years related experience


Knowledge/Skills/Abilities: Ability to communicate effectively with supervisors, staff, residents, and visitors. Able to handle multiple demands and meet deadlines. Skilled on all equipment and an understanding of environmental procudures. 

This description of responsibilities is intended to reflect the major responsibilities and duties of the job, but is not intended to describe minor duties or other responsibilities as may be assigned from time to time.