Environmental Services Aide
at Lorien Health Services

Date Posted: 3/3/2020

Job Description

Job Description

If clean is the name of your game; we want you on our EVS team! Lorien Mays Chapel needs a skilled Housekeeping Aide to help create a clean, safe, warm, and inviting environment for residents. We are a recognized leader in health care across Maryland and are known for providing a family-focused atmosphere for both our employees and our residents. This is a great opportunity to use your skills and talents to help improve the quality of life for others. We offer an excellent salary and benefits as well as a positive work environment with a fully committed care giving team.  So what are you waiting for? Apply today!

Some perks for working at Lorien Mays Chapel include:

  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Employee spa and wellness days
  • Annual anniversary recognition
  • Referral Bonus


Job Responsibilities
As a EVS employee you will perform any combination of light cleaning, laundry duties to maintain the resident’s rooms and common areas of the healthcare facility. You will be responsible for ensuring cleaning schedules are followed, coordinating daily housekeeping services with nursing services, and adhering to sanitary/safety rules and regulations.
Additional responsibilities:

  • Carrying linens, towels, toilet items, and cleaning supplies, using wheeled carts
  • Disinfecting equipment and supplies, using germicides or steam-operated sterilizers
  • Cleaning rooms, hallways, lobbies, lounges, restrooms, corridors, elevators, stairways, and other areas so that health standards are met
  • Emptying wastebaskets, emptying and cleaning ashtrays, and transporting other trash and waste to disposal areas
  • Observing precautions required to protect resident property and report damage, theft, and found articles to supervisors
  • Replenishing supplies, such as drinking glasses, linens, writing supplies, and bathroom items
  • Cleaning rugs, carpets, upholstered furniture, and draperies, using vacuum cleaners and shampooers
  • Dusting and polishing furniture and equipment
  • Keeping storage areas and carts well-stocked, clean, and tidy
  • Washing windows, walls, ceilings, and woodwork, waxing and polishing as necessary

Job Requirements

As a EVS worker on our team your job is about more than cleaning it’s about creating a safe and inviting environment for our residents. That’s why we look for a EVS worker that has a positive and cheerful attitude with excellent communication skills. If that describes you, apply today!

Specific requirements:

  • Ability to follow written and oral instructions concerning the mixing of cleaning compounds, liquids, disinfecting solutions, etc.
  • Ability to work independently
  • Possess flexibility, integrity, and a strong work ethic
  • Ability to work effectively with the residents and personnel
  • Laundry experience is a plus!


  • Handle job responsibilities in accordance with the standards of the Company's Code of Conduct and appropriate professional standards and applicable state/federal laws.

Additional statement:

  • Lorien Health Services is an Equal Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.


Job Snapshot

About Us

Skilled Nursing, Rehabilitation & Assisted Living in Maryland.

If you or your loved ones have ever visited a Lorien Health community, you probably have a strong idea of what distinguishes our company from the multitude of others that offer skilled nursing, rehabilitation, and assisted living services. You’ll feel the difference as soon as you step through our door and make your way through our beautiful buildings. In doing so, you’ll see firsthand that every person on our team is here to make your experience amazing, with health, healing, and happiness as the driving forces behind our daily mission.

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