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The County of DuPage
Wheaton, Illinois

Employment Opportunity: Support Services

Title: Housekeeper II

Posting No.: 1763

Closing Date: Until Filled

Department: Facilities Management

Hours: Full-Time: Monday-Friday 5:00 p.m.-1:30 a.m. occasional weekends and holidays as scheduled

Salary: $23,728 annually

There is one (1) position open at this time. This position will be assigned to the 421 Administration Building, Judicial Office Facility, Judicial Annex, and Sheriff's Office.

Responsibilities include:
•    Perform deep cleaning procedures e.g. (clean carpeting, blinds, furniture, walls, lights, etc.) using specialized equipment and assigned methods
•    Clean offices, hallways, and restrooms, and inspect completed work for cleanliness
•    Change light bulbs; utilizing an extension pole, stepstool, or ladder
•    Sweep, mop, disinfect, polish furniture, and empty wastebaskets and recycling bins
•    Move carts of chairs, load/unload cart of chairs and arrange chairs for rooms and move tables to set up and break down meeting rooms
•    Attend in-service programs and department meetings
•    Follow precise and prescribed cleaning and maintenance methods for heavy duty equipment

Physical requirements and work environment:
•    While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand, walk, bend, squat, kneel, climb ladders and stairs, use hands to push, pull and operate cleaning tools and equipment, reach with hands and/or arms overhead and horizontally, uses hands for repetitive tasks, crouch or stoop, and lift and move a minimum of 50 lbs.
•    The work environment for this position regularly includes tasks that occur indoors in a temperature-controlled environment, on surfaces such as ceramic tile, vinyl tile, concrete, wood or commercial carpeting.  Employees may occasionally perform functions outdoors on concrete, asphalt, grass, or gravel.  The employee may have to function on potentially unstable structures (ladders and/or step stools) on uneven surfaces (outdoors on concrete, asphalt, grass or gravel) and on surfaces of varying heights such as stairs, steps, ladders or stepstools. Tasks may require personal protective equipment including latex or vinyl gloves and safety glasses

Requirements include the following experience or equivalent combination of training and experience:
•    A High School diploma or GED
•    A valid Illinois Driver's License in good standing

The preferred candidate will:
•    Have commercial, hotel, or healthcare housekeeping experience

A post offer physical is required.
A pre-employment background check is required.
Applications accepted until position is filled.

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DuPage County is an Equal Opportunity Employer