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Performs routine floor care, scrubbing, carpet shampooing and buffing. After initial training on the job, the Porter is responsible for following standard procedures in maintaining an assigned area.
A day in the life of a Porter at Hackensack Meridian Health includes:
- Maintains all floors, i.e., stripping, waxing and daily maintenance of tile floors and periodically shampoos rugs.
- Empties all kitchen and housekeeping trash.
- Ensures that all entrance ways are clean and that they are maintained.
- Follows cleaning procedures in a safe manner.
- Maintains equipment in good working condition and returns it to the proper storage location after use.
- Checks stock and notifies supervisor of supplies used and needed.
- Completes all assignments as scheduled.
- Follows facility policies and procedures.
- Ensures that residents and families receive the highest quality of service in a caring and compassionate atmosphere.
- Performs other duties as requested
Education, Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required:
- Must be able to operate and use all equipment and supplies in a safe and efficient manner consistent with their intended purpose so that equipment, facility property, and/or individuals are not damaged or injured.
- Must use good judgment in the performance or assigned duties and report any conditions that affect workload and/or assigned duties to supervisor.
Education, Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Preferred:
- Computer skills
- Long-term care facility experience
- Prior work experience with geriatric and disabled populations.
If you feel that the above description speaks directly to your strengths and capabilities, then please apply today!
Hackensack Meridian Health (HMH) is a Mandatory COVID-19 and Influenza Vaccination Facility
As a courtesy to assist you in your job search, we would like to send your resume to other areas of our Hackensack Meridian Health network who may have current openings that fit your skills and experience.