Supervisor, Housekeeping

Overland Park, KS, USA Req #1149
Friday, October 16, 2020
Altasciences is a mid-size contract research organization with a unique focus on supporting drug development from lead candidate selection to proof of concept. With over 25 years of industry experience, we provide preclinical and clinical solutions to an international customer base of biopharmaceutical companies. Our full-service offering in this critical stage of drug development includes program management, preclinical safety testing, clinical pharmacology services, manufacturing and analytical services, medical writing, biostatistics, data management, and bioanalysis services tailored to specific research requirements. Altasciences has facilities in Montreal, QC; Kansas City, KS, Seattle, WA and Philadelphia, PA.
Our team is made up of over 1,300 professionals from the medical and scientific fields who work together to achieve a common goal: to contribute to the advancement of life sciences. Bring your talents and forward-thinking approach to Altasciences and help us develop medicines for those who need them, faster.
The Supervisor, Housekeeping will keep buildings in clean and orderly condition. Perform heavy cleaning duties, such as cleaning floors, washing walls and glass, and removing rubbish while supervising and training others to complete the job.
• Duties will involve but are not limited to cleaning suites, bathrooms, hallways, lobbies, stairs and other areas so that health standards are met.
• Make beds as instructed.
• Carry linens toiletry items, and cleaning supplies and equipment on a cleaning cart.
• Remove and replace laundry bags from bathrooms
• Disinfect surfaces
• Empty and clean waste baskets and take trash/recycle out to dumpsters.
• Use cleaning and polishing supplies, vacuum cleaners, battery powered floor scrubber (not a buffer).
• Operate and maintain all cleaning equipment in a safe and sanitary condition.
• Maintain appropriate inventory of consumable supplies such as paper products, air fresheners, clean mops, microfiber towels and notifying appropriate supervisors as necessary.
• Report all safety hazards, necessary repairs or needed replacements.
• Train others to perform tasks listed above plus any additional duties set forth by the Facilities Manager.
• Ensure confidentiality and security of all subjects and staff.
High School Diploma or GED required. OSHA
The physical demands described are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job:
• While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit. The employee is required to talk, walk, sit and reach with hands and arms. They are also required to be able to lift and/or move up to 20 pounds at a time with frequent lifting or carrying of objects weighing up to 10 pounds.
• Sitting or standing for extended periods, telephone conversations, use of electronic mail, writing letters and memos, face-to-face discussions with individuals or teams, contact with others, conflict situations, making decisions that impact the company, being exact or highly accurate, meeting deadlines, coordinating or leading others, work with external customers or the public, work with others in a group or team, responsibility for work outcomes and results, responsibility for the health and safety of others, exposure to contaminates, wearing common protective or safety equipment, working indoors in environmentally controlled conditions.
Altasciences is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin, and protected veteran status, or disability status.

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  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Overland Park, KS, USA