Housekeeping - F/T Evenings
Edison, NJ 
Posted 1 month ago
Job Description
Housekeeping - F/T Evenings
Job ID 2023-128198 Department Hskg/Environmental Svc Site Hartwyck @ Oak Tree Inc Job Location US-NJ-Edison Position Type Full Time with Benefits Standard Hours Per Week 37.5 Shift Evening Shift Hours 3p-11p Weekend Work Every Other Weekend On Call Work No On-Call Required Holiday Work As Needed

How have you impacted someone's life today? At Hackensack MeridianHealthour teams are focused on changing the lives of our patients by providing the highest level of care each and every day. From our hospitals, rehab centers and occupational health teams to our long-term care centers and at-home care capabilities, our complete spectrum of services will allow you to apply your skills in multiple settings while building your career, all within New Jersey's premier healthcare system.

The Housekeepers maintain assigned areas in a clean, sanitary, safe, orderly, and attractive manner for patient, guest, and employee comfort and convenience. Work to be completed in accordance with established procedures and as directed by supervisor, including the Director of Environmental Services or designee. Follows all facility, state/federal, and OSHA guidelines.



Trash is disposed of and garbage is emptied as per assignment. Provides clean and sanitary living conditions for the Residents and staff.

    Empties trash from Resident rooms
  • Cleans dining room, tables and chairs
  • Cleans utility room
  • Cleans and checks supplies in Resident rooms
  • Cleans bathrooms available according to Resident presence
  • Maintains all cleaning equipment


Complete floor cleaning and maintenance tasks as assigned.

  • Dusts and mops all floors, main corridor, days rooms, hallways, dining rooms and PT room
  • Cleans, mops and resupplies restrooms, tubrooms
  • Takes trash off all floors
  • Picks up outside ground area
  • Sweeps and mops stairwells


Responsible for a full range of laundry duties to maintain a fresh linen supply and care of Resident's personal clothing.

  • Secures soiled linen hampers and clothing from designated areas and transport to laundry in covered containers
  • Sorts and washes linen and clothing
  • Dries and fold linen and clothing and returns to supply area and patient room
  • Maintains hampers and carts in clean, sanitary condition

Education, Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required:

  • Must be able to lift 50 pounds and work at heights including ladder and roof.
  • Must be able to operate and use all equipment and supplies in a safe and efficient manner consistent with their intended purpose so that equipment, facility property, and/or individuals are not damaged or injured.
  • Must use good judgment in the performance or assigned duties and report any conditions that affect workload and/or assigned duties to supervisor.

Education, Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Preferred:

  • Computer skills
  • Long-term care facility experience
  • Prior work experience with geriatric and disabled populations.
  • Bi-lingual (Spanish)
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Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Experience
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