Housekeeping Aide

Riverview Health Centre - Winnipeg, MB (30+ days ago)

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Requisition ID: 59482

Position Number: 20055516

Posting End Date: March 30, 2020

City: Winnipeg

Site: Riverview Health Centre

Department / Unit: Housekeeping

Job Stream: Clinical Support

Union: CUPE-500

Anticipated Start Date - End Date: 04/06/2020 - 11/06/2020

Reason for Term: Other Leave

FTE: 0.50

Anticipated Shift: Days; Evenings; Weekends

Daily Hours Worked: 7.75

Annual Base Hours: 2015

Salary: $15.516, $15.982, $16.461, $16.955, $17.464, $17.988

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Position Overview

Under the direction of the Manager, Support Services or designate and reporting to the Support Services Supervisor, the Housekeeping Aide is responsible for performing a variety of activities which contribute to the efficient maintenance of a clean, safe, and aesthetically pleasing environment according to established housekeeping practices and established infection control standards. Other responsibilities include assisting in the movement of assets, equipment, furniture and room set up for events, and assisting with the provision of tray service to patients and residents.

Previous experience working in a health care setting preferred.
Previous experience operating housekeeping equipment and products preferred.
Education (Degree/Diploma/Certificate)
Grade X education.

Not Applicable

Qualifications and Skills
Ability to express ideas and thoughts in English both verbally and in written format.
Ability to operate equipment in a safe and responsible manner.
Ability to lift and move furniture when required
Ability to listen and comprehend effectively.
Ability to organize workload and set priorities.
Ability to maintain confidentiality.
Ability to work safely without injury to self, to patients/residents, or to other staff.
Ability to establish and maintain positive interpersonal relationships with patients/residents, family, members and coworkers.
Physical Requirements

Ability to lift 50 pounds utilizing appropriate lifting techniques.

Physical and mental health to fulfill the responsibilities of the position.

This term position may end earlier as outlined in the Collective Agreement.

The Collective Agreement this position is covered under, is identified by the Union noted above. As a result of The Health Sector Bargaining Unit Review Act, the bargaining agent for this position may differ from the Union identified. In the event you have any questions, please contact your site Human Resources Department.

This position requires a current satisfactory Criminal Records Check (including Vulnerable Sector Search), Child Abuse Registry Check and Adult Abuse Registry Check as conditions of employment. The successful candidate will be responsible for any service charges incurred. A security check is considered current if it was obtained no more than six (6) months prior to the start of employment.

Please note that an employee is not permitted to hold two or more positions across the WRHA legal entity that combine to equal more than 1.0 EFT. The WRHA legal entity includes Churchill Health Centre, Deer Lodge Centre, Grace Hospital, Middlechurch Home of Winnipeg, Pan Am Clinic, River Park Gardens, Victoria General Hospital, WRHA corporate programs, and WRHA community health services.

Interviewed candidates may be called upon to participate in a skills assessment.

Any application received after the closing time will not be included in the competition