Employment - Resident Services Aide (Housekeeping, Laundry, Dietary)

Resident Services Aide (Housekeeping, Laundry, Dietary)

Inverary Manor

Full-Time Part-Time Union

Weekdays Weekends Evenings Nights Shift Holidays

Description

We are searching for a Resident Services Aide to join our team at the Inverary Manor in Inverness, Nova Scotia.

What we offer:

  • Hourly wage range: $16.41-$16.69 plus shift and weekend premiums
  • Comprehensive health and dental benefits plan (eligible upon hire for part-time and full-time staff) including travel insurance and an Employee and Family Assistance Program
  • Vacation accrual
  • Pension plan with employer contribution
  • A $1,000 retention bonus in return for a 2-year commitment (paid upon completion of probationary period)
  • May be eligible for up to $5,000 relocation costs reimbursement

About the Job:

  • Dusts, cleans and polishes furniture, counters, shelving, walls, and window/door ledges;
  • Cleans sinks, toilets, and bath facilities;
  • Fills and replenishes supplies in resident rooms, nursing units, and rest rooms;
  • Empties and cleans trash receptacles and places trash in trash pickup area;
  • Sorts laundry into appropriate piles based on the type of laundry (linens, personal clothing);
  • Operates washing machine using proper washing formulas;
  • Operates dryer; loads clean, wet laundry into the machine and unloads the machine;
  • Sorts clean laundry into appropriate baskets or racks; counts linen needed for each area as per linen quota and puts on cart; notes name tags on resident clothing and puts on correct rack;
  • Picks up soiled laundry and delivers clean laundry to resident areas within the facility and the Inverness County Municipal Hospital (ICMH) using laundry carts;
  • Checks laundry for tears, holes, missing buttons, etc. and sorts clothing needing repair;
  • Consistently ensures food quality, presentation, and service delivery meet established department standards. Ensures meals are plated attractively, the correct temperature and portion size, and that service is timely;
  • Follows production sheets to guide food preparation and assist with cost control;
  • Familiarizes self with the specific needs of each resident e.g., diet restrictions, allergies, and special requests/accommodations;
  • Assists with the process for checking and receiving of deliveries and inventory control. Ensures all supplies are stored, labelled, and rotated properly;
  • Reports areas and equipment in need of repair to the maintenance department;
  • Ensures kitchen appearance meets established standards for cleanliness and organization.
Requirements

About You:

  • You have a High School diploma or GED;
  • You have a valid Food Handlers Certification and WHMIS (or are willing to complete upon hire);
  • Experience working with the elderly is considered an asset;
  • Experience in commercial housekeeping and/or laundry is considered an asset;
  • You have some experience in the culinary field and are familiar with preparing plates for residents;
  • You have strong customer service skills and a passion for serving the elderly;
  • You can work a schedule of flexible hours and shifts inclusive of days, evenings, weekends, and holidays;
  • You can learn and work in a fast-paced environment;
  • You can provide a clear Criminal Record Check with Vulnerable Sector screening upon hire.

About Us:

County of Inverness Municipal Housing Corporation (CIMHC) is a Not-for-Profit Corporation under the authority of the Municipality of the County of Inverness. The Corporation is comprised of four (4) separate entities: two (2) Long Term Care Homes; Inverary Manor, (located in Inverness, NS) and Foyer Père Fiset (located in Cheticamp, NS) and two (2) Small Option Homes; Koster Huis (Mabou, NS) and Port Hood Small Options (Port Hood, NS). 

Inverary Manor is a modern 71 bed long-term care facility located along Cape Breton’s musical coast, in Inverness, NS. This state-of-the-art facility is divided into six households, each with common living areas and kitchens, as well as private rooms and bathrooms. The Manor is linked to the Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital. With its cozy communal spaces, airy, attractive interior, and warm supportive staff, Inverary Manor offers a Resident Centred Culture that appeals to employees who derive meaning from creating a home-like atmosphere and enhancing quality of life for the residents they serve.

How To Apply

Inverary Manor will be accepting applications for this opportunity via their Human Resource Information System (HRIS), or other external site. Please follow the link and the instructions below carefully. Failure to do so may result in disqualification.

Resident Services Aide (Housekeeping, Laundry, Dietary) | County of Inverness Municipal Housing Corporation (jobtimize.com)

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Intended Audience

This employment opportunity is open for: Canadian, Permanent Residents, and Temporary Residents who are able to work for any employer in Canada (Study Permit and Open work permit holders).

Only applicants who are authorized to work in Canada will be considered.

Location Information
Community
Inverness
County
Inverness County
Province
NS
Country
Canada
Opportunity Information
Employer
Inverary Manor
NOC Code
Experience Required
No
Available Openings
10
Pay Type
Hourly
Pay Period
To be Determined
Remuneration Per Pay Period
Estimated Weekly Hours
30.00
Start Date
April 3rd 2023
End Date
Language
Posted on
April 3rd 2023
Expires
February 29th 2024