ShelterCare’s Administration Program of Eugene, OR is seeking to hire a part-time Housekeeper to manage the housekeeping duties at assigned ShelterCare properties. Our Administration program provides the background work in such areas as Accounting and office administration to best support our direct care programs and, through them, our consumers.
The Housekeeper earns a competitive wage of $13.00/hr ($13,520 annually). This is a non-exempt, hourly position. You will be working 15 – 20 hours a week on average.
Our employees enjoy excellent benefits including 10 paid holidays; generous paid time off accrual*; a pet-friendly environment; paid time volunteering for other organizations; and an employee assistance program. If you have experience in professional housekeeping and want to pursue a rewarding career as a Housekeeper apply today!
* Up to 144 hours during the first 12 months for employees working 40 hours a week. Prorated for employees working less than 40 hours a week.
A DAY IN THE LIFE OF A HOUSEKEEPER
As a Housekeeper, you will be part of the Property Management Department and help to ensure that all property activities, policies, and procedures meet the mission, vision, and values of the agency. You will carry out identified housekeeping activities that meet the defined goals and outcomes for assigned ShelterCare properties. Those goals and outcomes are established by the Property Manager and meet grant/contract/ license requirements. You will also meet with the Property Manager to regularly review current policies and procedures in order to maintain health and safety guidelines.
You will also coordinate with maintenance and program management as needed. You will clean and tidy common areas of assigned properties: Dust and polish various surfaces and furniture; vacuum, sweep, and mop floors; empty trash bins; etc. You will also clean and tidy assigned rooms between occupancy of assigned properties: Dust and polish various surfaces and furniture; vacuum, sweep, and mop floors; empty trash bins; change linens and towels, and replace toiletries as appropriate; clean appliances available in the unit; etc. You will also effectively track hours spent at different locations and report on completed duties as needed.
As a Housekeeper, you’ll love being able to make a difference in the lives of those you serve!
- Effective communication, scheduling, and time management
- Excellent working knowledge of cleaning appliances and their operations and proper use of cleaning agents
- Attention to detail
- Ability to maintain confidentiality
- Physical Requirements: This position will require the ability to lift, push, pull and carry a minimum weight of approximately 25 lbs., ability to stand for long periods of time, ability to kneel, bend, crawl, squat and crouch, the ability to work in confined spaces, and the ability to tolerate exposure to dust and cleaning chemicals.
- Ability to successfully pass a DHS background check
- Experience working with individuals diagnosed with severe and persistent mental illness
The schedule for this part-time position is day shift, Monday – Friday, 20 hours a week.
ARE YOU READY TO JOIN OUR TEAM?
If you have experience in housekeeping and would like to make a difference as a Housekeeper, please fill out our short, mobile-friendly application. We look forward to meeting you!
ShelterCare is a social services agency that is directed by a board of community volunteers. We have multiple programs in the Eugene/Springfield area. We offer a range of housing solutions combined with wraparound services for families and community members who are homeless or on the verge of homelessness. This includes adults who are homeless, have been homeless in the past, have a serious mental illness, or a combination of these. Because of the variety of services we offer, we are able to help many people in our community.
Our team values collaboration, person-centered approaches, agility and flexibility, integrity and care, and diversity, equity and inclusion in every aspect of our agency, striving to be the best we can at serving our clients and supporting each other. Here at ShelterCare, every employee has a voice. In addition to making a difference for the vulnerable populations we serve, we offer a fun, positive company culture and opportunities for growth and development.