Day Porter (Part Time $12.50) - Dutchess County

Poughkeepsie, NY

SUMMARY OF POSITION:

The Day Porter is responsible for daily housekeeping including dusting, vacuuming, sweeping, mopping, cleaning of bathrooms, restocking soap and paper products, cleaning spills, garbage removal, general clean-up of kitchens, classrooms, medical offices, common areas, stairwells. 

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Completes scheduled work with excellent quality and within the required timeline
  • Provides exceptional customer service each day by both performing set duties and directly responding to client needs
  • Clean all common room areas, including restrooms, lobbies, and cafeterias.
  • Responds to major spills and any other cleaning issues on an as required basis
  • Monitor, clean, and re-stock all restrooms on ongoing basis
  • Communicates daily with client to ensure proper understanding of work to be completed
  • Follows chain of command and communicates to the appropriate parties when issues arise
  • Working knowledge of basic housekeeping tasks   
  • Ability to provide exceptional customer service while interacting with client, the public, or students
  • Must be reliable and professional
  • Ability to understand the English language
  • Ability to pass a full criminal background check which includes misdemeanor and felony investigation
  • Ability to pass random drug and alcohol screening throughout the year
  • Ability to handle stressful situations and work within deadlines
  • Tasks will involve use of public or shared bathroom facilities with potential exposure to blood-borne diseases. Employees are required to wear personal equipment protection (PPE). Fast paced environment; Public space; Time management needed to balance and complete tasks throughout the day.
  • The position involves standing for long periods of time and includes stooping, squatting, lifting, carrying, pushing, pulling, bending and climbing stairs. 
  • Presentable, well-groomed and clean
  • The employee is responsible for wearing LCS Uniform Shirt (provided by LCS) and khaki-colored pants at all times
  • Black non slip footwear must be worn at all times
  • Dangling jewelry is prohibited at the work site and includes all necklaces, bracelets and earrings.
  • Tattoos must be covered under uniform; Tattoo sleeves should be covered with a long-sleeved shirt and / or a tattoo sleeve.
  • Hair should be kept tied up, clipped or pulled back during work hours.  

COMPETENCIES: 

  • Working knowledge of basic housekeeping tasks   
  • Ability to provide exceptional customer service while interacting with client, the public, or students
  • Must be reliable and professional
  • Ability to understand the English language
  • Ability to pass a full criminal background check which includes misdemeanor and felony investigation
  • Ability to pass random drug and alcohol screening throughout the year
  • Ability to handle stressful situations and work within deadlines

 DAY PORTER WORKING & PHYSICAL CONDITIONS:

  • Tasks will involve use of public or shared bathroom facilities with potential exposure to blood-borne diseases. Employees are required to wear personal equipment protection (PPE). Fast paced environment; Public space; Time management needed to balance and complete tasks throughout the day.
  • The position involves standing for long periods of time and includes stooping, squatting, lifting, carrying, pushing, pulling, bending and climbing stairs.  

UNIFORM REQUIREMENTS:

  • Presentable, well-groomed and clean
  • The employee is responsible for wearing LCS Uniform Shirt (provided by LCS) and khaki-colored pants at all times
  • Black non slip footwear must be worn at all times
  • Dangling jewelry is prohibited at the work site and includes all necklaces, bracelets and earrings.
  • Tattoos must be covered under uniform; Tattoo sleeves should be covered with a long-sleeved shirt and / or a tattoo sleeve.
  • Hair should be kept tied up, clipped or pulled back during work hours.