Hospital Housekeeping Officer Job in Gallup, New Mexico – Department of Health And Human Services



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 Health And Human Services. The opening is for a Hospital Housekeeping Officer in Gallup, New Mexico Feel free to browse this and any other job listings and reach out to us with any questions!

Hospital Housekeeping Officer – Gallup, New Mexico
Indian Health Service, Department of Health And Human Services
Job ID: 233706
Start Date: 03/23/2020
End Date: 04/30/2020

Qualification Summary
To qualify for this position, your resume must state sufficient experience and/or education, to perform the duties of the specific position for which you are applying. Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional; philanthropic; religious; spiritual; community; social). You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer and part time experience. You must clearly identify the duties and responsibilities in each position held and the total number of hours per week. For positions requiring positive education requirements, or if you are using education to meet all or part of the qualification requirements, you MUST submit a copy of your transcripts or an itemized list of college courses which includes equivalent information from the transcript (course title, semester/quarter hours, and grade/degree earned) in your resume. BASIC REQUIREMENT(S):
GS-11 Grade Level: 3 full years of progressively higher level graduate education leading to such a degree or L.L.M., if related and/or 1 year of specialized experience equivalent to at least the GS-09 grade level. Individual Occupational Requirements: Undergraduate education: Major Study – Chemistry or Biological sciences, sanitary sciences or administration, institutional sanitation or administration, hospital administration, hotel administration, public administration, business administration, or other fields related to the position.
Graduate Education: Major Study – Public health or business administration with emphasis in hospital administration.
Specialized Experience (for positions above the GS-05 grade level): Experience in two or more of the following areas, or other work related to the position to be filled: Experience that demonstrated a practical working knowledge of the basic principles in chemistry, biology, and bacteriology as applied to environmental sanitation, infection control, and to the choice and use of antimicrobial agents in the disinfection, sanitization, and/or sterilization of surfaces and equipment. Experience in laundry and linen management. Experience in interior design management. Experience that demonstrated a knowledge of waste management, including the requirements relating to hazardous, toxic, and infectious wastes and provisions for their final disposition. Experience that demonstrated a knowledge of pest management, including alternative methods of control and the selection and application of chemicals. In addition to the Basic Requirements and Individual Occupational Requirements, you must also meet the Minimum Qualifications stated below. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
Your resume must demonstrate at least one (1) year of specialized experience equivalent to at least the next lower grade level in the Federal service obtained in either the private or public sector performing the following type of work and/or tasks: Planning and Administrative functions, consultative and technical assistance to facility management regarding the Hospital Housekeeping program. Knowledge of policies and regulations, and ability to interpret provisions of the program. Ability to ensure the housekeeping program is in compliance with all regulations, laws and guidance. Experience approving/disapproving funding requests, obligations, expenditures on the basis of interpretation of regulations, policies, and status of funding. Experience reconciling program accounts from month to month to ensure facility and programs stay within their spending plans. Reviews and evaluation of facility and program operations to determine progress, conformity to program requirements and identifies deficiencies and problems affecting costs and delivery of services. Experience in overseeing employees, recommending corrective actions, working with staff to resolve problems and achieve compliance with policies. Distributing workload, reviewing work products and assures effective and timely internal and external reporting. Experience in the full range of hospital housekeeping methods and techniques, including basic cleaning, disinfection methods, and pest control. You must meet all qualification requirements within 30 days of the closing date of the announcement. Federal employees in the competitive service are also subject to the Time-In-Grade Requirements: Merit Promotion (status) candidates must have completed one year of service at the next lower grade level. Time-In-Grade provisions do not apply under the Excepted Service Examining Plan (ESEP).

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