Job Details

Housekeeping Attendant

Job Number: 523842
Categories: Skilled Trade / Engineering
Dallas, TX

Department: University Hospitals
Full/Part Time/PRN: Part-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular


This position is security-sensitive and subject to Texas Education Code 51.215, which authorizes UT Southwestern to obtain criminal history record information


Salary Negotiable 

Experience and Education

High school diploma or equivalent and previous experience in housekeeping functions is required.   

Job Duties

Cleans and disinfects all fixtures, floors, mirrors, windows, doors and walls of bathroom.  Dusts furniture, woodwork, equipment and dust mops floors.  Polishes and cleans fixtures in utility rooms and bathrooms.  Gathers and disposes of trash and waste materials. Removes waste and soiled linens from work area and places in specific bags or containers.  Wet mops rooms, halls, stairways and public areas.  Prepares and supplies clean, sanitary and quality linens to patient rooms.
Moves large items in and out of storage.  Sets up and stores chairs and tables for special events.      
Provides floor care as required. Buffs, strips, waxes and polishes floors.  Operates mechanical floor cleaners, polishers and vacuums. Shampoos rugs and cleans furniture. Cleans vents, fans and other equipment using vacuum. Wet mops rooms, halls, stairways and public areas.   
Performs cycle or project cleaning as directed. Assists in hanging and taking down drapes and dividers for cleaning.  Moves furniture and other heavy objects as required.  Moves large items in and out of storage.    
Maintains established departmental policies and procedures, ob- jectives, quality improvement program, environmental and infection control standards.  Completes and maintains job performance requirements and standards as established in Career Ladder Program. Maintains standards as required in Disciplinary Action Section of Career Ladder Program.  Maintains required records, reports, and statistics as directed. 
Participates in educational programs and inservice meetings and attends meetings as required.      
Performs other duties as assigned.       

**Other Duties:  Performs other duties as assigned. 

To the extent provided by applicable law, no person shall be excluded from participation in, denied the benefits of, or be subject to discrimination under any program or activity sponsored or conducted by The University of Texas System or any of its component institutions, on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, veteran status, or disability.

Join Our Talent Community
Receive notifications of new jobs and other information. Sign up.
Previous Applicants
If you’ve previously applied online for an opportunity at UT Southwestern Medical Center, please log in.
Internal Candidates
UT Southwestern Medical Center employees, view job opportunities here.
Share This Page
Refer a friend to our
career site.