Choreperson

Ohkay Owingeh
Posted 4 months ago

Job Features

Position TitleChoreperson
DepartmentSenior Program
Period to Apply05/18/2021-Open Until Filled
SupervisorSenior Citizen’s Program Manager
Pay Rate$12.81 (Hourly)
Position StatusRegular Full-Time
FLSA StatusNon-Exempt
LocationSenior Citizens

Job Description

GENERAL DESCRIPTION

Under direct supervision of the Senior Citizens Manager. Performs chores for assigned Home Bound patients on a regular basis. Maintains confidentiality of all privileged information.

SUPERVISION RECEIVED

Work under the direct supervision of the Senior Program Manager.

SUPERVISION EXERCISED

None.

NATURE OF WORK

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

  • • Unclogs lavatories.
  • • Empties and cleans waste receptacles.
  • • Disposes of trash approximately.
  • • Vacuums and shampoos carpets.
  • • Cleans vents and light fixtures.
  • • Replaces light bulbs.
  • • Assists in moving furniture.
  • • Maintains equipment and custodial supplies and replenishes as needed.
  • • Cuts weeds, rakes leaves, and removes litter from grounds.
  • • Maintains entrances, steps, and walkways.
  • • Cleans snow and ice from walkways, entrances, and steps.
  • • Trims and prunes trees and bushes.
  • • Irrigates lawns using sprinklers, hoses, and flooding techniques.
  • • Performs minor maintenance and repairs.
  • • Adjusts heating and lighting as requested.
  • • Observes safety rules and maintains a safe environment.
  • • Contributes to a team effort and accomplishes related results as required.
  • • Performs other duties as assigned and required.

JOB FUNCTION

  • • Knowledge of traditional form of government and pueblo customs and traditions.
  • • Knowledge of occupational hazards and applicable safety practices.
  • • Knowledge of construction, plumbing, plastering, and painting.
  • • Knowledge of proper and safe food handling, storage, and disposal requirements.
  • • Ability to communicate effectively in the English language both verbally and in writing.
  • • Ability to safely operate various cooking equipment, kitchen appliances, and cleaning equipment.
  • • Ability to safely use cleaning products and safely operate cleaning equipment.
  • • Ability to work extended hours and various work schedules.
  • • Ability to understand and follow oral and written instruction.
  • • Ability to learn the methods of cleaning and caring for buildings, grounds, and equipment.
  • • Ability to problem solve and thinks analytically.
  • • Ability to work as a team member in a structured working environment.
  • • Ability to demonstrate excellence in everything, and continually seek improvement in results.
  • • Skill in preparing food for groups of people.
  • • Skill in handling sharp knives, and other cutting utensils.
  • • Skill in supervising, training, and evaluating assigned staff.
  • • Certified Food Handler.
  • • Certified in CPR and First Aid.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE

  • • High School Diploma or GED and two (2) years related experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • • Plus one year food handling experience in a kitchen environment; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • • Must be culturally sensitive and be able to work effectively with individuals from different ethnic backgrounds.
  • • Must be physically able to perform job duties.
  • • Must be able to maintain confidentiality.
  • • Strong clerical and computer/database skills; proficiency in Microsoft Office, including Word, Excel, Access, and Outlook.
  • • Current valid New Mexico’s Driver’s License with no DWI’s.
  • • Must be insurable through the Pueblos insurance Carrier.
  • • No felony convictions or gross misdemeanors within the past ten years.
  • • Must successfully be able to successfully pass a pre-employment drug/alcohol screen and background investigation.

NATIVE AMERICAN PREFERENCE
VETERAN PREFERENCE

SUBMIT APPLICATION AND RESUME TO:
OHKAY OWINGEH HUMAN RESOURCES DEPARTMENT
PO BOX 1099, OHKAY OWINGEH, NEW MEXICO 87566
FAX (505) 852-0093

When required of the position, attach a copy of high school /GED, college education, certification(s) or license(s).

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