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Provided housekeeping and cleaning services for assigned areas at Assisted Living to ensure customers are satisfied while maintaining quality standards and safety guidelines. Proactively reported equipment/cleaning product needs and malfunctions to supervisor.

  • Performed a variety of tasks including dust mopping and damp mopping floors in all areas.
  • Followed all safety precautions in mixing cleaning solutions.
  • Cleaned and sanitized bathrooms including sinks, tubs, floors, and commodes.
  • Removed and disposed of trash and relieved laundry staff as needed.
  • Effectively communicated with residents, clients, and supervisors.
  • Maintained sanitized environment by following proper reporting, isolation, and handwashing techniques complying with infection control and universal precautions policies and procedures.

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Entry level

Performed routine housekeeping duties for a world-class hotel ensuring cleanliness and the quality of sanitation is provided to guests. Handled cleaning services for 12 guest rooms daily.

  • Cleaned guest rooms, including guest bathrooms and kitchen area as per hotel policies and standards.
  • Deep cleaned areas as directed by supervisor including cleaning rugs, upholstered furniture, and draperies, washing walls, ceilings, woodwork, windows, door panels, and sills.
  • Transported trash and waste to the disposal area and replaced light bulbs.

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Worked as a housekeeper for a homeowner.

  • Washed and dried dishes, bowls, and drinking glasses.
  • Emptied trash cans and disposed of waste in mobile waste container for pick-up.
  • Dusted furniture with dust brush and used vacuum cleaner to clean carpet and rugs.
  • Cleaned and sanitized kitchen and bathroom floors, sinks, stove, refrigerator, bathtubs, and toilets.
  • Performed laundry duties such as washing, drying, and alternative stain removal methods.
  • Arranged and organized items such as bookshelves and jewelry and put misplaced items back in their proper places.
  • Attended to homeowner’s pets with food, water, play, affection, and daily outdoor activities.

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Responsible for the upkeep of a casual restaurant.

  • Performed maintenance of public restrooms including cleaning and disinfecting floors, toilets, and sinks.
  • Replaced soap, paper towels, and toilet paper in public restrooms.
  • Removed litter from floors, tables, and around seating areas and disposed of it following the procedures issued by management.
  • Emptied and disposed of trash in waste baskets.
  • Mopped, swept, and scrubbed cooking areas, cashier desk area, waiting section, dining area floors, tables, and seats when not in use.
  • Reported found items prohibited from restaurant to management.
  • Adhered to health and safety standards enforced by the management team.

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Entry level

Performed maintenance duties for an independent motel.

  • Removed used bed sheets and towels from guest rooms and replaced them with clean duplicates.
  • Cleaned and folded bed sheets, pillowcases, towels, and washcloths and placed them in a sanitized storage space.
  • Ensured bathrooms for guests were clean and contained safe hygienic products such as toothbrushes, toothpaste, soaps, shampoo, and conditioner.
  • Greeted guests and maintained a friendly disposition.
  • Followed the Standard Operation Procedure (SOP) as requested by supervisors and management.
  • Checked window seals and fixtures for damage or outside leakage and reported all observations to supervisor.

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Entry level

Maintained the premises of a nursing home.

  • Washed and dried laundry including linens, gowns, clothing, and towels.
  • Operated and carefully managed equipment such as vacuum cleaner, janitorial cart, mops, and brooms.
  • Regularly checked belongings of residents to ensure proper identification.
  • Cleaned and disinfected resident rooms, bathrooms, kitchen, and lounge area.
  • Tended to outdoor areas by sweeping porches, patios, and tennis court.
  • Followed the policy and procedures to dispose of waste correctly.
  • Used a material safety data sheet (MSDS) to check for hazardous items in the facility.
  • Reported incidents such as damaged areas and conflicts with residents to front management.

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Worked as a housekeeper for a mid-sized hospital.

  • Laundered soiled bed sheets and hospital gowns as directed by supervisor.
  • Cleaned and stored equipment after each shift.
  • Replaced malfunctioning lighting fixtures with working lights.
  • Mopped floors and placed caution signs in recently cleaned areas.
  • Disposed of waste following the guidelines enforced by management.
  • Inspected and sanitized vacated patient rooms and reported any restricted items found.
  • Managed conflicts with patients and medical staff and reported all incidents to supervisor.
  • Washed and sanitized hands thoroughly before and after tending to maintenance duties.
  • Complied with OSHA standards in relation to cleaning and sanitation.

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Provided housekeeping services to the non-occupied patient rooms of the 81-bed facility hospital with 24-hour emergency care providing sports medicine and physical rehabilitation programs and services. Performed routine duties including moving furniture, trash, equipment, and supplies as well as a variety of environmental services duties to maintain the serene hospital environment.

  • Kept the linens into a large, heavy bag for disposal and cleaned Isolation rooms thoroughly mopping with a string mop and cleaning the entire room while following strict safety measures.
  • Disinfected rooms, furniture, fixtures, equipment, and supplies using appropriate processes and germicides for cleaning equipment.

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