Hospitality Assistant

Website SSM Health

Are you looking for a rewarding career in healthcare? SSM Health in Waupun, WI is currently recruiting for a Hospitality Assistant to join their team. This position provides an opportunity to make a difference in the lives of patients and their families while also gaining valuable experience in the healthcare industry.

If you are passionate about providing excellent customer service and want to make a positive impact in your community, apply now for the Hospitality Assistant role at SSM Health in Waupun, WI.

What are the Duties & Responsibilities

  • Perform non-direct care tasks (no physical contact with the resident is allowed).
  • Pass clean linen, closet, or drawer resident’s clean laundry.  Make unoccupied beds.  Assist in straightening room, bedside stand, closet, and /or drawers.
  • Stock supplies to resident rooms or nurse servers, assist caregivers in obtaining necessary supplies.
  • Fill water pitchers.  Pass water to residents capable of having water at bedside.
  • Deliver mail to residents and assist in opening, as appropriate.  Write cards or letter with residents.  Visit with residents.  Read to residents.  Tune radios and televisions to resident preferred programs.
  • Distribute linens and set tables prior to meals.  Set up trays for independent residents, open milk, tableware, place clothing protectors, napkins.
  • Serve food items to table of feeding personnel.  Pick up tray’s and food items from dining areas and return to carts (may not calculate or document percentage of intake).  Provide general clean -up of spills during mealtime.
  • Assemble activity equipment, assist with activity set up and take down.  Assist activity staff with activity, but no care.  Clean and/or straighten areas before and after activity.  Assist individual residents in accomplishing activity.
  • Answer phones, greet and direct visitors.  Maintain nursing unit and patient areas in neat manner.
  • Other duties as assigned.

What are the primary responsibilities of this job?

The primary responsibilities of this job include performing non-direct care tasks, such as passing clean linen and laundry, stocking supplies, filling water pitchers, delivering mail, and assisting with activities.

What education is required for this job?

No specific education is required for this job.

Is experience necessary for this job?

No experience is necessary for this job.

What are the physical requirements for this job?

The physical requirements for this job include constant standing and walking, as well as frequent lifting/carrying and pushing/pulling objects weighing up to 25 lbs.

There may also be frequent reaching and gripping, as well as occasional bending, stooping, climbing, kneeling, squatting, twisting, and repetitive foot/leg and hand/arm movements. Occasional lifting/carrying and pushing/pulling objects weighing 25-50 lbs may also be required.

What is the work shift for this job?

The work shift for this job is the evening shift.

What are the job type and departments for this job?

The job type for this job is employee, and the department is nursing in a skilled nursing facility.

How many hours are scheduled per week for this job?

32 hours are scheduled per week for this job.

Conclusion: This job offers the opportunity to work in a supportive and home-like environment, providing care and services to residents such as linen and laundry, activities, housekeeping, and meal support.

No specific education or experience is required, and the physical requirements include standing and walking for the majority of the shift. If you are interested in making a positive impact on the lives of residents and contributing to the efficiency of the care team, this may be the perfect job for you. SSM Health is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex.