Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration Housekeeping Aid in Ann Arbor, Michigan
The position has primary duties of cleaning, polishing, and sanitizing all environmental surfaces to include but not limited to surgical operating rooms, patient care bedrooms, research and clinical labs, clinical procedure and exam rooms, offices, and public spaces.
Conditions of Employment
To qualify for this position, applicants must meet all requirements by the closing date of this announcement, 07/30/2021. EXPERIENCE: A specific length of training and experience is not required, but you must show evidence of training or experience of sufficient scope and quality of your ability to do the work of this position. Evidence which demonstrates you possess the knowledge, skills, and ability to perform the duties of this position must be supported by detailed descriptions of such on your resume. Applicants will be rated in accordance with the OPM Federal Wage System Qualification Standards. Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional; philanthropic; religions; spiritual; community; student; social). Volunteer work helps build critical competencies, knowledge, and skills and can provide valuable training and experience that translates directly to paid employment. You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience. Note: A full year of work is considered to be 35-40 hours of work per week. Part-time experience will be credited on the basis of time actually spent in appropriate activities. Applicants wishing to receive credit for such experience must indicate clearly the nature of their duties and responsibilities in each position and the number of hours a week spent in such employment. Physical Requirements/Working Conditions: Work requires good coordination as well as manual dexterity. The physical demands of the position require some heavy lifting (equipment and materials), movement of furniture as required along with the stamina to perform physical labor. Continuous walking, standing, stooping, bending, lifting and arduous physical effort is required in the performance of the manual tasks described; such as washing walls above five feet and operating powered equipment over extended periods of time. Must be able to work using personal protective gear such as masks, gowns, respirators, and gloves. Must be able to work using ladders.