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    This position is located in the Department of Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration in the Environmental Management Service at the William S. Middleton Memorial Veterans Hospital and Clinics in Madison, Wisconsin.

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    Responsibilities

    In addition to full time positions, there are also part-time positions (20 hours/week). Benefits and time-off accrual will be prorated and based on your part-time work schedule.

    The housekeeping aides who maintain VA facilities for Veterans and their families are essential to the patient care experience at the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). A VA healthcare career as a housekeeping aide means working alongside other Veterans, who make up 85 percent of the housekeeping staff.

    As a Housekeeping Aid, you will perform a full range of light and heavy cleaning duties and routine housekeeping duties providing service in patient care areas that offer complex services to Veterans including Surgery, Cardiac Catheterization, Interventional Radiology and the Organ Transplant Program. 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 and ceilings by climbing small ladders, refill toilet tissue and towel dispensers and move furniture. Housekeeping Aids carry out assignments with minimal supervision.

    Work Schedule: This is a Department that provides service 24 hours a day and may offer opportunities on all shifts including weekends and holidays.

    Recruitment & Relocation Incentive: Authorized

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    2

  • Job family (Series)

    3566 Custodial Working

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