Housekeeping & Laundry Aide: Hybrid/Cross-Training Included - Full-Time

Posted Date 3 months ago(8/18/2023 8:16 AM)
Requisition ID
# of Openings
Area of Interest
Elderwood at Amherst
Position Type
Regular Full-Time
6am-2pm or 2pm-10pm, including every other weekend
$14.20 / Hourly - $20.28 / Hourly (Earn more with more experience!)


$14.20 / Hourly - $20.28 / Hourly (Earn more with more experience!)


Elderwood at Amherst is seeking a reliable and respectful Housekeeping & Laundry Aide (hybrid role) to assist our 92-bed Skilled Nursing facility centrally located in Amherst, NY (at the corder of Bailey Avenue & Eggert Road). This position cross-trains for both Laundry and Housekeeping duties. Part time & Full time opportunities available. 


Shift Options:

  • Days: 6a-2p
  • Evenings: 2p-10p

Position Overview:

  • Our facilities' pleasant decor and amenities create home-like comfort for all who live in them.  Housekeeping/Laundry Aide members keep individuals' rooms and gathering areas clean, tidy and attractive.
  • Housekeeping/Laundry Aide team members assist with ensuring the health and well-being of our residents by providing laundry support. This position is responsible for caring for facility linens and personal clothing of residents in a variety of ways including collecting, laundering, folding and returning the fresh, clean linens/clothing to the designated locations.

Elderwood at Amherst provides:

  • Part Time & Full Time Options
  • Weekly Pay Schedule
  • Multiple free uniforms
  • Opportunity to be cross-trained 
  • Access to Tuition Assistance Programs 
  • Robust Employee Referral Program (up to $1000!)

Join Our Team

Your work is valued and your time is respected.


  • Maintain cleanliness of general areas and assigned rooms of residents.
  • Help move personal belongings of residents and clean and disinfect floor, furniture, bed and bathroom according to accepted procedures when a resident is discharged or transferred to another room.

  • Follow safety rules, and where applicable, maintain vigilance concerning fire regulations and hazards as stated in procedures.

  • Practice infection control principles in cleaning methods and personal hygiene.

  • Keep cleaning compounds and hazardous substances stored properly for the protection of residents and staff.

  • Collect and dispose of trash and other refuse in such a manner that prevents the transmission of disease and does not create a nuisance or fire hazard, nor a breeding place for insects and rodents.

Base wages increase with experience!


USD $14.20/Hr.

Up to

USD $20.28/Hr.


  • Minimum 16 years of age
  • High School diploma or equivalent preferred
  • Custodial, janitorial, housekeeping and/or laundry experience preferred

*Individuals under 18 years of age must be excluded from the usage of dangerous equipment such as: compactors.


Elderwood expects all current and new employees to be vaccinated against COVID-19. If hired, you will be required to provide proof of vaccination. Employees may request a medical exemption from vaccination.

EOE Statement

WE ARE AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. Applicants and employees are considered for positions and are evaluated without regard to mental or physical disability, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, genetic information, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, marital status or any other protected Federal, State/Province or Local status unrelated to the performance of the work involved.


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