Housekeeper I

Yale New Haven Health Careers



To be part of our organization, every employee should understand and share in the YNHHS Vision, support our Mission, and live our Values. These values - integrity, patient-centered, respect, accountability, and compassion - must guide what we do, as individuals and professionals, every day.

The Housekeeper I position performs a variety of general cleaning tasks in assigned areas within the hospital and any other associated building that is the responsibility of the Housekeeping Department. Cleans per Infection Control guidelines and follows various regulatory agency guidelines. May be assigned permanently to clean specific areas. May be assigned the duties of patient transfer, linen, laundry or any other related duties. May be assigned duties related to off site functions. Operates housekeeping equipment as assigned. Works either individually or along as part of a team as directed by the supervisor.


  • 1.Cleaning Activitiesn
    • 1.1Assigned areas are cleaned per department policies and proceduresn
  • 2.Infection Controln
    • 2.1Cleans per established infection control policies and proceduresn
  • 3.General Assignmentsn
    • 3.1Willingly accepts assignmentsn
  • 4.Safetyn
    • 4.1Attends required safety education programsn
  • 5.Patient Satisfactionn
    • 5.1Assists in maintaining high patient satisfaction cleanliness standardsn
  • 6.Working Relationsn
    • 6.1Assists Housekeeping Department in achieving goals and objectivesn
  • 7.List core competencyn
    • 7.1List duty/task determing competencyn
  • 8.List core competencyn
    • 8.1List duty/task determing competencyn

Ability to read and write English required High School diploma preferredn


Probationary period to become proficient in all aspects of the position.n



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