Housekeeper Job Description Sample

Here is a sample job description template for the position of Housekeeper:

Company: _____________________

Job Title: Housekeeper

Location of the Job: Fairport, NY 14450

Job Description:

The Housekeeper is responsible for performing general janitorial duties and ensuring the general upkeep of multiple Company buildings at least twice daily.

Position Requirements:

  • Must meet all health requirements, including TB, and pass background checks.
  • Compassion for and desire to work with the elderly.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with residents, families, staff, vendors and the general public.
  • Ability to remain calm under stressful conditions and make decisions.
  • Must be able to read, write and follow oral and written directions at a level necessary to accomplish the job.
  • One year related experience in a similar environment with on-the-job training preferred.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Follow all safety guidelines and Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs); provide accurate, compliant and timely documentation as required
  • Clean and maintain bathrooms and kitchen/cafeteria areas
  • Ensure surface areas are dusted/wiped regularly
  • Ensure floors are clean and free of spills/debris; vacuum, sweep, mop etc. as required.
  • Remove and properly dispose of trash
  • Perform general janitorial duties throughout multiple facilities at least twice a day; travel between facilities as required
  • Other duties as assigned

Salary: $14,000.00 – $16,000.00 /year

Contact Information:

[Contact Person]

Phone: ______________________

Fax: ________________________

E-mail: ______________________