EVS Environmental Services Attendant - Senior Care in Manhattan, KS at Ascension Living

Date Posted: 11/7/2019

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Job Description

Job Description

At Ascension Living, our vision is to provide high-quality, compassionate, personalized care with dignity, especially to those in our communities who are most in need. This guiding vision is the cornerstone of who we are as a company: national, nonprofit and senior-focused.


Responsible for cleaning and sanitizing resident rooms and bathing areas, creating an environment for the health, comfort and well-being of residents residing at the ministry.  This position will be located at Alexian Village of Milwaukee.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Receive and follow cleaning schedule and instructions.
  • Participates in creating and maintaining a clean, sanitary property free from odor, debris, and clutter.
  • Performs cleaning and sanitizing procedures for resident rooms and floors.
  • Restocks room supplies.
  • Report maintenance needs observed (i.e. burned out light bulbs).
  • Assumes responsibility for providing a safe environment by the proper use of caution signs, proper chemical use and storage, reporting hazardous situations and broken equipment, proper use of equipment and supplies, and knowledge of fire and disaster procedures.
  • Assure compliance with infection control, personal protection equipment, blood borne pathogens, hazardous material handling and fire safety standards.
  • Other duties as assigned. 


Job Requirements


  • High school diploma or equivalent preferred.
  • Experience operating low speed and/or high speed buffers preferred.
  • Must possess strong collaborative, interpersonal, organizational, multi-tasking, verbal and written communication skills, and a desire to create a high-performance, effective team that can produce consistent, demonstrated results.
  • Must demonstrate on an ongoing basis the ability to develop and maintain good working relationships with co-workers and ministry leadership.
  • Competencies needed for this position include strong interpersonal relationship skills, detail oriented, work in collaboration with others, demonstrate a high degree of integrity and personal commitment, possess strong analytical skills, be able to work independently and manage multiple deliverables at the same time.
  • Ability to function in a matrix environment and demonstrate a passion to succeed be self-motivated, dependable, committed, and a willingness to see a project through to its conclusion.
  • Working knowledge and proficiency with Microsoft Office is required.