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Agency: Department of Parks and Tourism
Office: Lake Ouachita State Park
Date Posted: 04/21/2017
Posting Expires: 05/05/2017
The Arkansas Department of Parks and Tourism (ADPT) Housekeeper is responsible for general cleaning of ADPT facilities and operating laundry machines and training others in laundry operations at ADPT. This position is governed by state and federal laws and agency/institution policy.
Typical Functions
Empties waste baskets, dumps trash, and replaces trash bags.

Dusts, polishes, and cleans furniture, fixtures and equipment located in facility private and public areas.

Cleans walls, baseboards, windows, windowsills and window blinds or coverings.

Sweeps, mops and buffs floors, vacuums and shampoos rugs; strips and waxes floors, as needed.

Cleans bathroom fixtures and stocks bathroom with soap, toilet tissue, and paper towels.

Cleans areas requiring special cleaning methods, by use of specific cleansers, sterilized equipment, and/or disposing of contaminated wastes.

Strips and makes beds. Issues towels, bed linens, and other personal items to guests. Collects and sends dirty linens and towels to laundry.

Loads soiled articles into washing machine, loads chemicals, sets controls, removes and transfers articles to dryer, sets controls, and removes articles when dry.

Operates steam press to iron articles and fold articles for delivery. Sorts, counts, loads, and delivers finished items to user. May mend damaged articles by machine or by hand sewing.

Performs other duties as assigned.
Special Job Dimensions
May be required to work nights, weekends, and/or holidays.
Knowledge, Abilities, and Skills
Knowledge of basic cleaning techniques.
Knowledge of cleaning equipment operation and maintenance.
Ability to follow instructions and perform repetitive manual work.
Ability to use cleansers and other agents to clean floors, equipment, fixtures and furniture.
Ability to use housekeeping cleaning supplies and equipment.
Ability to work independently without close supervision.
Ability to follow oral and/or written instructions.
Minimum Education and/or Experience
The formal education equivalent of a high school diploma.
Preferred Qualifications
Certificates, Licenses, Registrations
Agency Specific Information
ADPT Housekeeper
Position #: 22143403
Salary: $20,788
Grade: C108
Location: Lake Ouachita State Park, Mountain Pine, AR

Closing date:

This position is responsible for maintaining the cleanliness of cabins and public areas of park facilities. The housekeeper works under direct supervision of the Housekeeping Supervisor and shares in the responsibility of supervising other seasonal staff members. Job duties include changing bed linens, sanitizing bathrooms, washing dishes, dusting, vacuuming, sweeping, mopping, and other duties as assigned. Applicant must be able to work a varied schedule, including weekends and holidays. Applicant must be able to move 50lbs, have a valid driverís license and have the ability to read, write and follow directions. A criminal background check is required.

Position offers a full benefit package including paid holidays, annual and sick leave, health insurance, and retirement pension.

Applicants must meet or exceed the following qualifications: The formal education equivalent of a high school diploma.

We are an EOE/ADA/AA employer. Minorities and women encouraged to apply.

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Job Details
Position No.: 22143403
Class Code: S103C
Grade: C108
Salary Range: $20,788.00 - $33,543.00 per year
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Job Type: Full Time
Location Information
Job City: Mountain Pine
Job County/Region: Garland
Contact Information
Contact name: Personnel Office
Phone: (501) 682-6887
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