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Housekeeping Aide Job

Job Number: RIH18746

Job Title: Housekeeping Aide I

Department: Env Services JBM ANX SWP - 1014332

Facility: Rhode Island Hospital

Location: Providence, RI

Under supervision and following established procedures, performs a variety of light to moderate cleaning duties in order to maintain the Hospital and hospital complex in an orderly, sanitary, and attractive condition for patients, personnel and visitors.


Ability to follow instruction and observe safety precautions.

Ability to prepare solutions according to procedure, assembles other necessary cleaning equipment such as mops, dusters, vacuum cleaners, mop buckets and ringers.

Ability to read, write, understand and speak English, as well as ability to count numbers.


At least one to three months on the job training plus formal and on going classroom training.