Housekeeping Aide

Federal Job Information


Closing Date: 12/31/218

Department: Veterans Affairs

Pay Scale & Grade: WG 1

Job Location: Lebanon, PA

Salary: $12.97 to $15.10 per hour

Work Schedule: Full-Time

Appointment Type: Permanent





DUTIES

This is an open continuous announcement which will remain open until December 31, 2018. This vacancy has multiple cut-off dates, with the first cut-off date being February 2, 2018 with subsequent cut-off dates every 30 days. Management retains the right to make additional selections as positions become available.

The Lebanon VA Medical Center is located in Pennsylvania Dutch country. The facility provides acute medical, surgical, and behavioral health care utilizing 11 ICU beds and 38 acute beds. The facility has a vibrant affiliation with the Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine based at the Milton S. Hershey Medical Center in Hershey, Pennsylvania. Every job at the VA impacts the Veterans that we serve. You can be part of that team, helping to make sure that our Veterans receive the top-quality care they deserve. As a Housekeeping Aid, you’ll be a critical part of the team providing safe, clean facilities for our Veterans. You’ll be responsible for cleaning areas such as clinic facilities, patient rooms, surgical suites, and storage rooms.Every job at the VA impacts the Veterans that we serve. You can be part of that team, helping to make sure that our Veterans receive the top-quality care they deserve. As a Housekeeping Aid, you’ll be a critical part of the team providing safe, clean facilities for our Veterans. You’ll be responsible for cleaning areas such as clinic facilities, patient rooms, surgical suites, and storage rooms.

Note: By law, this position is RESTRICTED to Veterans with Preference. SEE IMPORTANT NOTICE

Special Employment Consideration: VA encourages persons with disabilities to apply, including those eligible for hiring under 5 CFR 213.3102(u), Schedule A, Appointment of persons with disabilities [i.e., intellectual disabilities, severe physical disabilities, or psychiatric disabilities], and/or Disabled veterans with a compensable service-connected disability of 30% or more. Contact the Agency Contact for information on how to apply under this appointment authority via the Selective Placement Coordinator.

RESPONSIBILITIES

As a Housekeeping Aid, you will perform a full range of light and heavy cleaning duties and routine housekeeping duties within the Lebanon VA Medical Center. Duties include cleaning wards, patient rooms, storerooms, offices, corridors, restrooms, shower rooms, and other areas. Housekeeping Aids sweep, mop, scrub (machine) floors, vacuum carpets and upholstered furniture, empty waste baskets, clean light globes and Venetian blinds, wash walls, windows with climbing small ladders, refill toilet tissue and tower dispensers and move furniture. Housekeeping Aids carry out assignments with minimum supervision. May be rotated through or assigned to any of the approved tours of duty. You will be responsible for maintaining assigned area in a sanitary manner through adhering to current service procedures/policies and area work schedule.

Work schedule: DETERMINED BY VACANCY AND COULD INCLUDE WEEKENDS AS NEEDED.
Compressed/Flexible Schedule: Not Available
Position Description Title/PD#: Housekeeping Aid/ PD# 05004A
Relocation/Recruitment Incentives: Not Authorized.
Financial Disclosure Report: Not required
Promotion Potential: The selectee may be promoted to the full performance level without further competition when all regulatory, qualifications, and performance requirements are met. Selection to a lower grade does not guarantee promotion to the full performance level.

Travel Required

None



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