Housekeeping Aid Job in BATTLE CREEK, MI

Vacancy No. CAZV-10409547-19-017-SEF Department Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration
Salary $15.71 to $18.34 Grade 2 to 2
Perm/Temp Permanent FT/PT Full-time
Open Date 1/29/2019 Close Date 12/27/2020
Job Link Apply Online Who may apply Status Candidates

Job Description (Please follow all instructions carefully)


  • Open & closing dates

    Opening and closing dates 01/29/2019 to 12/27/2020

  • Service


  • Pay scale & grade

    WG 2

  • Salary

    $15.71 to $18.34 per hour

  • Appointment type


  • Work schedule

    Full-Time - Part-Time


1 vacancy in the following location:

Relocation expenses reimbursed


Telework eligible


This job is open to

Clarification from the agency

Current VA employees, current and former federal employees with competitive status, reinstatement eligible's, Interagency Career Transition Assistance Program (ICTAP) eligible's, Veterans (VEOA and 30% Disabled), and special non-competitive appointment eligible's (e.g., Persons with Disabilities, Certain Military Spouses, Peace Corps and Vista Volunteers, etc.)

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  • Duties



    Housekeeping Aides at the Department of Veterans Affairs take pride in their work and the direct results are seen throughout our facilities. The Housekeeping Aide reports to the Housekeeping Supervisors within the Environmental Management Section for the purpose of all inside cleaning tasks, waste management, operation of equipment, and other related duties.

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    MAJOR DUTIES include but are not limited to:

      • Operates & maintains equipment
      • Must be able to use, move, and control heavy equipment
      • Transport and work from ladders
      • Frequently lifts objects weighing over 40 pounds
      • Perform minor maintenance changing vacuum bags, power scrubber squeegees, and buffer pad holders
      • Operates power equipment such as vacuum cleaners, floor scrubbers, and floor polisher
      • Cleans building Interiors
      • Sweep, wet mops, dust mops, vacuum, finishes and polished floors
      • Cleans and disinfects restrooms, showers, and dressing rooms
      • Fills all paper towel, toilet paper and soap dispensers; checks dispensers just prior to going off duty and fills as needed
      • Cleans, dusts, and polished furniture, doors, door and window frames and sills, radiators, window treatments, desks, beds, and bed locker
      • Empties all trash receptacles
      • Collects and disposes of non-contaminated and/or biohazard waste
    • Work schedule: Monday - Friday 7am-3:30pm and/or 3:30-12am, Sat-Sun 7am-3:30pm and/or 2:30-11pm
    • Position Description Title/PD#: Housekeeping Aid/ PD# 6165-A

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


  • Job family (Series)

    3566 Custodial Working

  • Requirements
  • Required Documents
  • Benefits
  • How to Apply
  • Fair & Transparent

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