Personal Care Aide

  • Express Employment Professionals
  • San Rafael, CA, USA
  • May 17, 2018

Job Description

Salary: $18.00/hr.


POSITION TITLE: Personal Care Aide

REPORTS TO: Residence Manager
Rate: $18.00/hr.

Under the direction of the Residence Manager you are primarily responsible for completing periodic cleaning tasks, following a time schedule that is sensitive to students in residence. In addition, they serve meals to staff and students, assist with dishes and may assist in meal preparation.


Maintain all common areas of the dormitory and student rooms. Tasks may include mopping or dust mopping; vacuuming; dusting and polishing furniture; cleaning and disinfecting sink areas and bathrooms on a daily basis; scrubbing, buffing and waxing floors.

Maintain necessary supplies in all rooms, bathrooms, instructors' rooms, and beverage stations. Maintain all linens for the dormitory and provide clean linen to the student rooms on a daily basis.

Complete cleaning tasks efficiently, thoroughly and in a manner that is sensitive to the students' schedule. Respect the privacy of the students at all times.

Prepare dining room for meal service, serve meals and clean after meal service.

Assist in meal service and meal preparation as needed to fully staff operations and programs.

Adhere to our organization''s safety policies and procedures and encourages others to do the same. Promptly report incidents and accidents according to campus procedures.

Undertake other cleaning or dormitory duties as assigned.

Fulfill certain driving responsibilities as needed.


At least two years' experience in housekeeping. Some food preparation experience is desirable.

Maintain current food handlers' certificates.

Demonstrated ability to present a professional image to the public, request and relay information promptly and correctly.

Demonstrates high standards of professional conduct.

Able to lift up to 40 lbs. and stay on one's feet for extended periods. Employees are required to seek assistance when lifting objects weighing more than 40 pounds.

Able to withstand repetitive bending, stooping, kneeling, squatting, and reaching.

Able to use various machines, such as electrical cleaning equipment.

Able to communicate via voice mail and e-mail.

Able to communicate clearly in English.

Sensitivity to and ability to work around individuals with disabilities and dogs.

Able to follow directions and communicate in English; High school diploma/GED preferred.

Valid driver's license and insurability at normal risk rates as applicable.


Full-time, non-exempt position. Requires morning, evening, holiday and weekend shifts.

Express Office: San Rafael

38 Mitchell Boulevard

San Rafael, CA 94903