Housekeeping Aide II - WellSpan Health & Surgery Center - Hanover - Full Time - Day/Evenings

Hanover, PA | Service and Trades | Tracking Code: 53463

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General Summary:


Under the direct supervision of the Supervisor-Housekeeping, performs a variety of general and specialized cleaning tasks to maintain patient rooms, offices, hallways and other assigned areas of the hospital. Assists in housekeeping department as needed to lift, move and relocate furniture, furnishings, equipment, etc.


Duties and Responsibilities:

1 Buffs, strips, waxes and polishes floors.
2 Moves furniture and other heavy objects as required.
3 Moves, removes, and relocates furniture, furnishings, equipment, etc. as directed.
4 Shampoos rugs and furniture. Cleans vents, fans and other equipment using vacuum machines.
5 Operates mechanical floor cleaners, polishers and vacuums.
6 Sets up chairs and tables, etc. for special events and folds and stores them after the event.
7 Moves large items in and out of storage.
8 Performs custodial/housekeeping duties as assigned when not involved in moving projects.
9 Assists in hanging drapes and dividers and takes them down for cleaning.

Required Skills

Must be 18 years old or Older

High School or GED is required

Required Experience

3 to 6 months of experience
Heavy Physical Effort (lift/carry 26 to 50 lbs)
Prolonged, extensive, or considerable standing/walking
Considerable reaching, stooping, bending, kneeling, crouching
Working Conditions May be exposed to infections and contagious diseases
Exposed to housekeeping/cleaning agents/chemicals
Works in precarious or high locations (ladders, scaffolding etc)


Quality of Life

WellSpan Health is an integrated health system that serves the communities of central Pennsylvania and northern Maryland. The organization is comprised of a multispecialty medical group of more than 1,200 physicians and advanced practice clinicians, a regional behavioral health organization, a home care organization, six respected hospitals, more than 15,000 employees, and 140 patient care locations. WellSpan is a charitable, mission-driven organization, committed to exceptional care for all, lifelong wellness and healthy communities. We are committed to transforming the health of the communities we serve and to educating the next generation of clinicians, staff and leaders.

Quality of Life
Quality of Life

The borough of Hanover was settled in the mid-1700's as part of York County and is known for its fertile land and productive farming community. It is geographical located 19 miles southwest of York, Pennsylvania and 54 miles northwest of Baltimore, Maryland.

Because of its proximity to Maryland, South Hanover is a popular hometown for commuters and their families. The appeal is the affordable housing prices, reasonable Pennsylvania cost-of-living and pleasant community lifestyle. With convenient routes leading north, south, east and west, one can chart and easy route to major East Coast cities.

Hanover is a hotbed of activity for business growth and development. Visitors come to enjoy performing arts, outdoor recreation, museums, festivals, farm fresh flavors and microbreweries. Several major food and snack brands make Hanover their national headquarters. (Patient population: 15,500)

Equal Opportunity Employment

WellSpan Health is an equal opportunity employer. Employment selection and related decisions are made without regard to sex, race, age, disability, religion, national origin, color or any other protected class. WellSpan Health does, however, have a tobacco-free/nicotine-free hiring policy.

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