Housekeeper - FT and PT at Volunteers of America - National Services

Posted in Nonprofit - Social Services 27 days ago.

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Location: Hopkins, Minnesota





Job Description:
Job Description

Elder Homestead of Minnetonka is a premier living and care community, uniquely organized to provide residence, care services and amenities in a homelike, safe and compassionate environment where you can experience its country charm and peaceful setting.

We have FT and PT opening for immediate hire:

Monday - Friday and some weekends
  • Start your journey with Volunteers of America today by applying online: http://www.jobs.net/jobs/voans/en-us

If you have a passion for working with seniors and are energetic, reliable, well organized - we'd like to talk with you. Here are Volunteers of America -Elder Homestead we put pride in our work and really have a genuine concern for the people in our care.

We are located just a short distance off the bus line for easy transportation to and from Elder

Job Duties: include but not limited to:

Performs defined cleaning procedures, using various chemicals and cleaning agents, supplies and equipment, including:
  • Dusting/polishing and arranging furniture or equipment.
  • Mopping and polishing floors.
  • Vacuuming carpets and draperies.
  • Scouring and sanitizing sinks, toilets, tubs and shower areas.
  • Polishing plumbing fixtures.
  • Cleaning mirrors, lighting fixtures, doors, carpets and furniture.
  • Washing or spot cleaning walls.
  • Removing stains and debris from floors, carpets and furniture.
  • Removing, transporting and disposing of trash


  • Job Requirements

  • Previous institutional housekeeping/cleaning experience preferred.
  • Ability to understand and follow procedures, work assignments, instructions, warnings and labels.
  • Adequate strength, endurance and coordination to meet the strenuous physical demands of such responsibilities as dusting, mopping, vacuuming and scrubbing.
  • Ability to speak, read, write and understand English.
  • Ability to utilize computers and other electronic devices for tasks such as timekeeping, in-servicing and documentation.

  • EOE M/F/Vets/Disabled