Housekeeper

Chicago, IL
United States

Sunrise Senior Living

10000+ employees

Based in McLean, VA, Sunrise Senior Living provides personalized care to about 28,000 residents in more than 300 communities in the United States, Canada, and the United Kingdom. Sunrise offers a full range of senior living services, including independent living, assisted living, and care for individuals with Alzheimer’s and other forms of memory loss, as well as nursing and rehabilitative services. To learn more about Sunrise, please visit SunriseSeniorLiving.com.

Our Mission

Sunrise Senior Living team members believe real happiness and joy come from serving others. Joy in Service is not just a Sunrise Core Value; it is a guiding principle for all that we do, and a passion that’s evident in daily interactions with residents and other team members.

Our Principles of Service

1. Preserving Dignity
2. Nurturing the Spirit
3. Celebrating Individuality
4. Enabling Freedom of Choice
5. Encouraging Independence
6. Involving Family and Friends

Company Info

Job description

JOB OVERVIEW

_"It makes me feel good knowing that we make the residents’ lives better. We laugh with them, cry with them, sing and dance with them – we brighten their day. Working here is an unbelievable privilege and it will be something I carry with me for the rest of my life!"_

_- Sunrise Team Member_

At Sunrise, our Housekeeper is responsible for performing housekeeping and laundry functions in order to create a safe, secure, and inviting environment for residents, families and team members while meeting and exceeding Sunrise quality service standards.

RESPONSIBILITIES & QUALIFICATIONS

Responsibilities:

- Responsible for performing general housekeeping duties in resident suites, public areas and support areas as assigned while meeting or exceeding Sunrise’s quality standards

- Responsible for collecting, cleaning and redistributing the community laundry

- Assists Care Managers and Department Coordinators with resident care when requested

- Partners with community team to ensure community is in compliance with OSHA requirements and promotion of Risk Management programs and policies; adherence to safety rules and regulations

- Practices safety procedures at all times including Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), fire extinguishers, MSDS (Material Safety Data Sheets) and Lockout Tagout procedures

- Team members may be exposed to blood and or body fluids with potential exposure to hazardous materials and infectious diseases

- Actively participates as a member of a team and committed to working toward team goals

Qualifications:

- High School diploma / GED preferred

- Able to provide housekeeping and laundry services in a resident centered environment, which meet or exceed Sunrise’s quality standards - Desire to work with seniors

- Ability to handle multiple priorities

- Possess written and verbal skills for effective communication

- Competent in organizational, time management skills

- Demonstrates good judgment, problem solving and decision making skills

- Ability to work semi-independently without direct supervision by following all community procedures and guidelines and having the ability to follow through on assigned tasks, and demonstrates initiative

- Ability to perform tasks with frequent interruptions

- As applicable, all Sunrise team members who drive a Sunrise vehicle must review and sign the Driver job description and understand the key essential duties for safety and regulatory compliance

Sunrise maintains a drug-free work environment and all offers of employment with Sunrise are conditioned on submitting to and successfully completing and passing a drug and alcohol test.

ABOUT SUNRISE

Sunrise Senior Living has championed quality of life in senior care for more than 30 years. We believe team members are our greatest resource and are looking for people who share our commitment to provide quality care for seniors and their families.

At Sunrise, you will…

Make a Difference Every Day

We deliver high-quality care with a personal touch and encourage our residents to enjoy life to the fullest.

Be Part of a Uniquely Supportive Community

We care for residents and each other, and offer programs, rewards, and benefits to help you live your best.

Ignite Your Potential

You have the opportunity to grow both personally and professionally, and achieve your career goals.

Location : Name _Sunrise of Lincoln Park IL_

Type _Part-Time_

Job ID _2017-60370_

Sunrise Senior Living is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Work location: Chicago, IL

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