About the Company
The Community of the Transfiguration is a 125-year-old community of Episcopalian Sisters, headquartered on a beautiful 23-acre campus in Glendale Village, just north of Cincinnati, Ohio. They sponsor the following ministries: Bethany School (K – 8), Food for the Soul food rescue and kitchen, the Transfiguration Spirituality Center retreat and accommodations ministry, St. Monica’s Recreation Center in Lincoln Heights, and the Transfiguration Nature Preserve in Bat Cave, NC.
About the Role
The housekeeper is responsible for the careful, sanitary and thorough cleaning of the common areas, living quarters, kitchens, bathrooms, porches and offices in buildings on the Convent grounds.
The housekeeper reports to the Housekeeping Manager through the chain of command. Housekeepers also respond to the Sisters’ direct requests.
Following Job Task list as assigned
Maintaining appropriate stock and/or notifying supervisor of needed items
Following protocols for disinfecting areas throughout the grounds
Stripping and remaking of beds and placing dirty linens in appropriate containers
Removing and washing dishes in common areas or guests’ rooms
Assisting in laundry as needed
Alerts supervisor immediately of any safety concerns
Performs other related duties as assigned.
Ability to prioritize tasks as necessary to provide excellent and timely customer service
Commitment to working independently or in teams with reliability and accountability
Professional and respectful communication with the team, guests, the Sisters or other internal customers
Access to reliable transportation
Demonstrate flexibility and desire to serve internal and external customers
Ability to speak, read and comprehend English
Education and Experience
High School diploma preferred
1 year housekeeping experience preferred
For the purpose of the American Disability Act (ADA), this position has been assessed to identify essential and marginal functions. Tasks listed below are considered to be essential functions of the job. Reasonable accommodations may be made for individuals with qualifying disabilities to perform the essential function of the job.
Sitting approximately 5% of working time
Standing approximately 50% of working time
Walking approximately 45% of working time
Bending or stooping at least 40% of working time
Reaching with hands and arms at least 80% of working time
Squatting/kneeling at least 20% of working time
Twisting at least 40% of working time
Using hands/fingers to grip or handle close to 100%
Lift/carry/push/pull up to 10 pounds approximately 75% of working time
Lift/carry/push/pull 10-24 pounds approximately 15% of working time
Lift/carry/push/pull 25-50 pounds approximately 10% of working time
Speaking, hearing and visual acuity to receive and interpret instructions
Ability to use an upright vacuum cleaner, broom, push broom, dust mop and wet mop equipment
Estimated salary/compensation and benefits: