Housekeeping Utility Worker

Windsor Run - Matthews, NC
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Housekeeping Utility Worker


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We have an exciting job opportunity for Housekeeping Utility Worker at Windsor Run in Matthews, NC. In this position, we offer a very competitive base salary, great work/life balance, advancement opportunities in the field, and job stability! We provide a tremendous amount of training and development for our employees and always look to promote within the company.

The Housekeeping Utility Worker is responsible for maintaining cleanliness of the Community, through the use of specialized equipment.  Ensures proper handling and disposal of waste and utilizes work orders to ensure proper room/furniture setups.  Assists with movement and delivery of heavy objects/packages and maintains the Erickson Living Mission, Vision, Values and Strategic Objectives. 
Essential responsibilities are listed below and may include other relevant duties as assigned:
  • Moves and arranges furniture in the community and offices.
  • Moves and rearranges furniture in residential apartments.
  • Delivers residents items to and from storage, vehicles, apartments, and other areas.
  • Maintains hard floor surfaces including scrubbing, mopping, burnishing, stripping, and waxing.
  • Maintains carpeted surfaces including extracting, interim cleaning, spotting, drying, and vacuuming.
  • Cleans vertical surfaces such as doors, walls, or windows.
  • Removes trash including refuse and recycling by following procedures utilizing compactors, trucks, and carts.
  • Maintains cleanliness of trash rooms.
  • Performs minor preventative maintenance and upkeep of housekeeping equipment.
  • Assists with the cleaning of any community area or fills in for housekeeping staff, as requested.
  • Reports any pertinent information to management directly related to the well-being of the resident, such as change in behavior.
  • Maintains resident rights and confidentiality of information.
  • Practices safety, infection control, and standard precautions.
  • Attends meetings, training sessions, and in-services.
  • Drives Housekeeping vehicles for trash collection and bulk item delivery.
  • Performs additional duties as assigned by Supervisor to ensure the effective and efficient operation of the Community.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. 
  • Safely operates carpet care equipment, hard floor care equipment, trash removal equipment and any other equipment necessary for the cleanliness of the community.
  • Completes assigned work orders, and follow a detailed schedule.
  • Flexible and honors other requests from residents or departments that can be completed in the allotted time. 
  • Strong communication skills, problem solving skills, and be self-motivated.
  • Works independently and as a contributing team member.
  • Demonstrates professional and responsive interactions with residents and their family members, staff, vendors and each other.
  • Demonstrates a willingness to learn and has a general knowledge of the duties of a special projects worker
  • Ability to safely operate Housekeeping vehicles.
  • Previous experience in carpet care and floor finishing techniques preferred.
  • Minimum of three years of verifiable licensed driving experience and a history of safe driving, as noted through a three-year motor vehicle record check (per GS7009 Driving Record Standards Policy).
  • Basic computer skills preferred.
  • Must possess and maintain a valid driver’s license as a condition of employment.