Bed Maker Part-Time at Sierra Valley Rehab Center in Porterville, California

Posted in Health Care 8 days ago.

Type: Part-Time

Job Description:

Job Title: Bed maker

Overview: As a Bed Maker you will play a crucial role in maintaining a clean, comfortable, and hygienic environment for residents. Your primary responsibility will be to ensure that beds are made to the highest standards of cleanliness and comfort, adhering to specific guidelines and protocols established by the facility. You will work closely with other members of the housekeeping team and nursing staff to ensure that resident rooms are consistently tidy and welcoming.

Key Responsibilities:

Bed Preparation: Efficiently make beds in resident rooms according to established standards, ensuring cleanliness, comfort, and proper alignment. Linen Management: Monitor and manage linen supplies, including sheets, blankets, pillowcases, and towels, ensuring an adequate supply is maintained at all times. Laundry Duties: Collect, sort, and launder soiled linens and bedding using appropriate cleaning agents and equipment. Follow proper infection control protocols and ensure compliance with hygiene standards. Room Sanitization: Assist in sanitizing and disinfecting resident rooms, including bed frames, mattresses, and other furniture surfaces, to maintain a hygienic environment. Attention to Detail: Pay close attention to detail when making beds, ensuring that linens are neatly tucked, pillows are fluffed, and any personal items are properly arranged. Collaboration: Work collaboratively with other members of the housekeeping team and nursing staff to prioritize tasks and ensure efficient workflow. Resident Interaction: Maintain a courteous and respectful attitude when interacting with residents, responding promptly to any requests or concerns regarding their bedding or room cleanliness. Safety Compliance: Adhere to all safety guidelines and procedures, including proper lifting techniques, to prevent accidents or injuries while performing job duties. Documentation: Maintain accurate records of daily tasks performed, including linen inventory, laundry schedules, and any special requests from residents or staff. Continuous Improvement: Seek opportunities for process improvement and efficiency in bed-making procedures, contributing to the overall quality of resident care and satisfaction.


  • High school diploma or equivalent.

  • Prior experience in housekeeping or a similar role, preferably in a healthcare or hospitality setting.

  • Strong attention to detail and organizational skills.

  • Ability to follow instructions and adhere to established protocols and guidelines.

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to interact effectively with residents and staff.

  • Physical stamina and ability to perform repetitive tasks, including bending, lifting, and standing for extended periods.

  • Knowledge of infection control practices and procedures is desirable.

  • Willingness to undergo background checks and drug screenings as required by the facility.

Working Conditions:

  • The position may require working flexible hours, including evenings, weekends, and holidays, to accommodate the needs of residents and ensure continuous coverage.

  • Work environment may include exposure to cleaning chemicals and bodily fluids, requiring adherence to safety protocols and proper use of personal protective equipment.

  • Physical demands include lifting, bending, and standing for extended periods, requiring good

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