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Job Code:2022-09-015
Department:585 TC Housekeeping
FT/PT Status:Regular Full Time
Salary Minimum15.00
Salary Midpoint17.95
Position Closes:

Job Responsibilities & Qualifications:

Primary Function    

Performs general and specialized cleaning tasks within the Tsali Care Center facilities to maintain established sanitation standards, OSHA guidelines, and to safely meet the residents' needs in compliance with Federal, state and local requirements.


Job Description

  • Performs daily routine cleaning tasks, in accordance with facility policy, which may include trash removal, dusting, wet mopping, dust mopping, sweeping, vacuuming, cleaning spills, etc.
  • Follows material safety data sheets.
  • Operates housekeeping equipment safely.
  • Cleans and sanitizes restrooms and fixtures.
  • Collects and bags soiled linen in storage closet.
  • Restocks restrooms with soap, towels, tissue, etc.
  • Checks and maintains assigned area daily to ensure it is neat, orderly, and clean.
  • Responds to special requests for housekeeping services.
  • Completes record of work and quality assurance checklist as needed.
  • Launders and dries mops and buffer pads daily.
  • Works in laundry washing resident’s soiled cloths.
  • Performs non-routine cleaning procedures such as washing windows, scrubbing, shampooing carpets, and washing walls and trash receptacles.
  • Moves and rearranges furniture as requested.
  • Follows established guidelines and OSHA protocol in the disposal of biohazard waste.
  • Runs floor machines to clean floors.
  • Takes out garbage for entire facility.
  • Cleans outside receptacles daily and takes to dumpsters.
  • Cleans soiled room and Hopper as needed.
  • Notifies supervisor of unusual circumstances, equipment repairs or replacements, etc.
  • Maintains a neat and orderly housekeeping office and storage area.
  • Works as scheduled on weekends and holidays.
  • Performs all duties according to established safety guidelines and tribal policy.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.



  • High School Diploma or GED preferred.
  • Up to one month in the position would be required to become proficient in most phases of the job.