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Laundry Aide / Housekeeping (On Call) - Behavioral Health 107

Company: Telecare Corporation
Location: Paramount
Posted on: March 17, 2023

Job Description:

DescriptionFounded in 1965, Telecare is a rapidly growing mental health care company dedicated to making a difference for our clients, the community, and our employees. We offer an array of mental health services to adults with serious mental illness. We partner with public sector entities and behavioral health organizations and have over 155 programs and over 4,300 employees across the country. And we're growing all the time! When you work at Telecare, you help to empower thousands of individuals every day in their journeys of recovery.
La Paz is a 148 bed Gero-Psychiatric center which serves adults 55 and older.
Shifts Available:
On Call staff are scheduled based on business needs and staff coverage. Available shifts: 5:30am - 2pm and 2pm - 10:30am. Days vary as needed
Wage range $15.50 - $19.74 - Telecare applies geographic differentials to its pay ranges. The pay range assigned to this role will be based on the geographic location from which the role is performed. Starting pay is commensurate with relevant experience above the minimum requirements.
The Laundry Aide ensures that the facility is supplied with sufficient linens so that members served care can be provided by the Nursing Department.
* Demonstrates the Telecare mission, purpose, values, and beliefs in everyday language and contact with internal and external stakeholders
* Performs the following linen duties:
o Transports clean linen from the laundry to the linen closets
o Arranges clean linens on the shelves of the linen closets
o Periodically cleans the shelves in the linen closets
o Cleans the clean linen carts as assigned
o Washes linen and personal clothing of members served
* Performs the following tasks with clothing of members served:
o Hangs all folded personal clothing on hangers on the garment racks
o Discards all personal clothing inappropriate for members served use i.e., torn clothing, stained clothing, or clothing with broken zippers
o Separates underwear and socks for easier distribution and places them in the male or female clothes closets
o Labels members served clothing as requested
Duties and responsibilities may be added, deleted, and/or changed at the discretion of management.

* High school graduation or a G.E.D. equivalent
* Ability to read, write, and speak English and willingness to work with individuals with mental illness
* Must be at least 18 years of age
* Must be CPR, Crisis Prevention Institute (CPI), and First Aid certified on date of employment or within 60 days of employment and maintain current certification throughout employment
* All opportunities at Telecare are contingent upon successful completion and receipt of acceptable results of the applicable post-offer physical examination, 2-step PPD test for tuberculosis, acceptable criminal background clearances, excluded party sanctions, and degree or license verification. If the position requires driving, valid driver license, a motor vehicle clearance, and proof of auto insurance is required at time of employment and must be maintained throughout employment. Additional regulatory, contractual, or local requirements may apply.

* Prior experience as a laundry aide and/or housekeeper in a hospital, motel, or hotel setting

* Ability to lift heavy equipment and stand for long periods of time

The physical demands here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

The employee is frequently required to sit, kneel, twist, reach, do simple and power grasping and lift and carry items weighing 25 pounds or less. The position requires manual deviation, repetition and dexterity and to be exposed to Hazardous Exposure (Blood Borne Pathogens, Hospital Waste, Chemical & Infectious). Visual requirements include computers and books exposure.

EOE AA M/F/V/Disability
If job posting references any sign-on bonus internal applicants and applicants employed with Telecare in the previous 12 months would not be eligible.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor's legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)

Keywords: Telecare Corporation, Paramount , Laundry Aide / Housekeeping (On Call) - Behavioral Health 107, Healthcare , Paramount, California

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