The United States government is a massive employer, and is always looking for qualified candidates to fill a wide variety of open employment positions in locations across the country. Below you’ll find a Qualification Summary for an active, open job listing from the Department of Veterans Affairs. The opening is for a Housekeeping Aid in Bedford, Massachusetts Feel free to browse this and any other job listings and reach out to us with any questions!
Housekeeping Aid – Bedford, Massachusetts
Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs
Job ID: 28230Start Date: 12/31/2018End Date: 01/14/2019
PHYSICAL EFFORT: The physical demands of the position require some heavy lifting (equipment and materials), movement of furniture are required along with the stamina to perform physical labor. Continuous walking, standing, bending, lifting and arduous physical effort is required in the performance of the manual tasks describe, such as washing walls above five feet and operating powered equipment over extended periods of time. WORKING CONDITIONS: Working conditions such as ventilation and environment are satisfactory. Employee may be subject to occasional noise, skin irritations, cuts and bruises. The work performed requires continuous walking when making inspections in various areas. When performing cleaning tasks, moderated effort is expended. Must have a thorough knowledge of specialized cleaning and sanitation techniques, materials and equipment in order to accomplish the duties assigned this position. Applicants will be rated in accordance with the OPM Federal Wage System Qualifications . For this position, the job element method is used to match what you, the applicant, can do against what the work calls for. Your knowledge, skills and abilities will be compared to the knowledge, skills and abilities (called job elements) needed for success. Your qualifications will first be evaluated against the prescribed screen out element. Applicants who appear to meet the screen out element are considered for further rating; those who do not are rated ineligible and are eliminated from consideration. The potential eligibles are rated against the remainder of the job elements. While a specific length of training and experience is not required, your responses to the questionnaire must be supported by detailed descriptions of your experience on your resume. You will be rated on the following Job Elements as part of the assessment questionnaire for this position:
Dexterity and SafetyFollow DirectionsHandle Weights and LoadsReliability And DependabilitySpecial Aptitude – Housekeeping WorkWork Practices
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