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    The incumbent possesses significant knowledge of infection control and hazardous waste procedures to ensure compliance with all VA healthcare and safety directives and regulations. The incumbent of this position performs specialized tasks in completing cleaning duties in critical patient care areas that require the highest level of sanitation.

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    Sanitation maintenance tasks include but are not limited to: dust mopping and wet mopping, cleaning restrooms, showers, and related fixtures, vacuuming carpets, dusting ledges, washing furniture, washing walls, and removing and disposing of trash. Uses a germicidal detergent solution to disinfect all surfaces. Performs periodical sanitation maintenance that includes deep scrubbing or stripping floors, applying floor finish, shampooing carpet or furniture fabric, and wall washing. Is sometimes required to move furniture for the purpose of floor maintenance or for office relocation. Occasionally has to perform the full range of housekeeping duties in the operating room.

    Work Schedule: Variable Tours available, discussed during interview process.
    Position Description Title/PD#: Housekeeping Aid/ PD60301A
    Relocation/Recruitment Incentives: Not authorized

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


  • Job family (Series)

    3566 Custodial Working

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