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Env Svcs Wkr/housekeeper

Company: Universal Health Services
Location: Portsmouth
Posted on: June 3, 2021

Job Description:


Harbor Point Behavioral Health Center offers hope and healing for youth ages 7 to 18 at the time of admission with several psychiatric diagnoses and/or developmental disabilities. Located in Portsmouth, VA, Harbor Point provides intensive, residential treatment to youth in a comfortable setting that is conducive to healing. Our facility specializes in treating children and adolescents with depression, bipolar, ADHD, and other mental health issues. We also have specific treatment programs for those with intellectual disabilities or those with self-injurious behavior. Harbor Point and its programs are fully accredited by The Joint Commission and the Virginia Association of Independent Specialized Educational Facilities. We are licensed by The Virginia Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services and the Virginia Department of Education. We are a TRICARE-approved and certified facility.

We are currently hiring a select group of people committed to making a difference by improving lives and helping young people prepare for adulthood. The overall responsibility of the Mental Health Technician (MHT) is to develop a therapeutic relationship with and provide appropriate guidance and supervision to children and teenagers receiving treatment.

Position Scope:

Maintains the facility in a clean, sanitary, orderly and attractive condition to provide a suitable environment for residents, staff and visitors.

Essential Functions:

* Maintains physical plant. * Polices grounds to remove trash and debris from landscape, parking lots and walkways. * Collects and disposes of trash two (2) times each day. * Sweeps, mops, wet washes and vacuums floors. * Strips and polishes floors. * Washes waste baskets and refuse containers. * Washes walls, ceilings and windows. * Cleans high places. * Replaces disposables. * Washes sinks and plumbing fixtures. * Cleans carpeting. * Maintains cleanliness of fire stairwells and landings ensuring they are free from all debris. * Maintains cleanliness of elevator surfaces. * Assists with emergency sanitation. * Moves heavy furniture. * Sets up conference and meeting rooms. * Maintains supply closets. * Maintains tools and equipment. * Leaves residents' areas clean of debris and tools. * Prepare beds for new admits * Cleans windows * Cleans up spills * Set up for special functions in meeting and conference rooms * Disinfect every resident room everyday


Must possess knowledge of and ability to use cleaning equipment and compounds; ability to operate all cleaning equipment; to follow written and oral instructions. An individual must be able to perform each Essential Function of the job satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities, who are otherwise qualified, to perform the essential functions.


High school graduate, GED or equivalent experience.


One or more year's housekeeping experience preferred.

Physical Requirements:

The Physical Requirements described herein are representative of those which must be met by an employee to successfully perform the primary functions of this job. Requires physical exertion and flexibility to stoop, climb, lift weight in excess of 30lbs.; good hearing and vision; mobility and dexterity in both arms to operate tools; exposed to all weather conditions and temperatures.

EEO Statement

All UHS subsidiaries are committed to providing an environment of mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants and teammates. UHS subsidiaries are equal opportunity employers and as such, openly support and fully commit to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion and compensation of individuals without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity, and sexual orientation), genetic information, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. We believe that diversity and inclusion among our teammates is critical to our success.


At UHS and all our subsidiaries, our Human Resources departments and recruiters are here to help prospective candidates by matching skillset and experience with the best possible career path at UHS and our subsidiaries. We take pride in creating a highly efficient and best in class candidate experience. During the recruitment process, no recruiter or employee will request financial or personal information (Social Security Number, credit card or bank information, etc.) from you via email. The recruiters will not email you from a public webmail client like Hotmail, Gmail, Yahoo Mail, etc. If you are suspicious of a job posting or job-related email mentioning UHS or its subsidiaries, let us know by contacting us at: https://uhs.alertline.com or 1-800-852-3449.

Keywords: Universal Health Services, Portsmouth , Env Svcs Wkr/housekeeper, Other , Portsmouth, Virginia

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