Housekeeping & Laundry

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    R22 / hour
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    2 months ago
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Our client, a specialist nursing facility for geriatric residents, has an opportunity for a Housekeeping Attendant to join their company.

Nature and Purpose of the Job Role:

Clean and tidy all suites and common areas in facilities and undertake general domestic chores.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Report timeously at pre-allocated suite / common property facilities / staff quarters as per roster, and carry out standard domestic (tidying and cleaning) duties as per job specifications list
  • Vacuum and dust to ensure general cleanliness
  • Ensure safekeeping and return of all cleaning materials and equipment, and monitor and account for usage
  • Ensure safe keeping of the contents and keys of suites / building
  • Report to the Supervisor any defect requiring maintenance, repair or special attention (e.g. broken window, blocked drain, jammed window, leaking taps, damp in house, etc.)
  • Liaise with the Supervisor in relation to additional domestic chores (e.g. spring cleaning, washing and ironing)
  • Perform any other general or manual duties as reasonably required to
  • Working overtime as operational requirements determine


  • Sound practical background in housekeeping/laundry
  • Understand hygiene and health and safety measures
  • Excellent personal hygiene
  • Good reading, writing and speaking of English


  • Matriculation qualification added advantage

Skills & Characteristics:

  • Excellent interpersonal relations
  • Empathy to the elderly
  • People Skills
  • Communication Skills
  • Patience
  • Maturity
  • Reliable, responsible and trustworthy
  • Assertive yet compassionate

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent