Arapahoe County Sheriff

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Temp Part Time Chore Service Worker

at Arapahoe County Sheriff

Pay: $14.39 to $15/hour
$14.39 - $15
Posted: 12/7/2018
Job Status: Contract/Temporary
Job Reference #: 2206142
Keywords: cleaning

Job Description

Overall Job Objective

Description

****Notice:  This position is "open until filled."  We will be interviewing candidates on an on-going basis and therefore this posting will be closed once a candidate is selected.  If you are interested in this job, do not wait to apply!****

What if you needed help with heavy chores to remain independent in your own home or apartment?

Many elderly people cannot do the chores necessary to maintain their independence and they need the help of caring employees of Arapahoe County. 
 
We serve all of Arapahoe County with the goal of assisting people to remain independent in their own homes for as long as possible.
  
Please note this is a temporary non benefited position.

Apply today to this rewarding opportunity and serve as a resource that will help citizens remain in their homes longer.

The services you provide will result in a strengthened community!

Duties

The following duty statements are illustrative of the essential functions of the job and do not include other non essential or marginal duties that may be required. The County reserves the right to modify or change the duties or essential functions of the job at any time.
 
Performs a variety of heavy housecleaning duties  for clients to include: 

Deep cleaning of bathroom, kitchen floors, stove, refrigerator, and vacuuming rugs.
 
Clean up and removal of trash, organizing and packing for home inspections, or moves and unpacking following moves.

Yard work such as raking and general clean up, and cleaning of closet and storage areas.

Completes Chore Services report to include specific services rendered.

Distributes satisfaction surveys and contribution information to clients as requested.

Keeps log of time worked and mileage used.

Attends staff and safety meetings as required.

Performs other duties as assigned.

Requirements

Familiarity with the issues and problems related to senior and disabled citizens.

Knowledge of cleaning procedures.

Skill in the use of housekeeping materials and general/common outdoor work tools.

This position requires considerable contact with senior citizens.

Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with supervisors, employees, the public and serviced citizens.

EDUCATION
High School diploma or GED Equivalent

EXPERIENCE
Experience working with senior citizens is helpful.

An equivalent combination of education and experience that satisfy the requirements of the job may be sufficient.

Supplemental Information

This position also requires successful completion of pre-employment physical, drug screen, and physical capabilities tests.

Must possess or have the ability to obtain a Colorado driver's license within two weeks of appointment.

A good driving record is required. 

Must have a personal vehicle available for work related transportation. 

Must have adequate motor vehicle insurance.

Must have a phone available during working hours.

Work is performed in the homes of serviced clients.

16-20 hrs/week to be scheduled between 8 am to 4:30 pm Monday through
Friday.

Please note this is a seasonal and temporary position.

Frequently lifts, pushes, pulls, or carries up to 50 pounds when doing yard work or assisting with organization and heavy cleaning tasks.

Definitions:
Occasionally: Activity exists less than 1/3 of the time.
Frequently: Activity exists between 1/3 and 2/3 of the time.
Constantly: Activity exists more than 2/3 of the time.

Application Instructions

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