Virginia State Government Housekeeping Worker in Danville, Virginia

Position Information
Job Description

Duties will include a variety of housekeeping tasks such as: cleaning, vacuuming, floor buffing, dusting, emptying trash cans, sweeping, supplying bathrooms, and other job duties as required. Applicant must be willing to work flexible shift hours including weekends and holidays.

Minimum Qualifications

The successful applicant will have general knowledge of housekeeping procedures. Must have demonstrated ability to be trained to operate housekeeping equipment (vacuum, buffer, floor scrubber, etc.). Must be able to perform physically strenuous activities.

Preferred Qualifications

The ideal candidate will have experience in institutional cleaning. High school diploma or GED preferred.

Special Requirements

The successful applicant must pass a criminal history fingerprint background investigation, CPS search, drug screening test and employment reference check. The applicant must have the ability to perform at the level of physical demands noted on the Employee Work Profile and the verified ability to perform the essential functions of the position.

Special Instructions to Applicants

To apply for a job, you must make sure that your online application is complete. MISSING INFORMATION (DATES OF ALL PREVIOUS EMPLOYMENT, PREVIOUS SALARIES, SUPERVISORS, CONTACT INFORMATION, ETC) IS AN INCOMPLETE APPLICATION AND WILL NOT BE PROCESSED. Resumes will not suffice for missing or incomplete information on the application as the application is the primary source document for state recruitment. Please make sure all telephone numbers/addresses are current and up-to-date. Completed applications must be received by 11:59 p.m. on the closing date listed above. SVMHI is a tobacco-free facility in all buildings and outside facility grounds. EEO/ADA.

Contact Information

Human Resources


(434) 799-6220


382 Taylor Drive, Danville, VA 24541

Working Title: Housekeeping Worker

Role Title: Hsekeep &/or Apparel Workr I - 79071

Job Open Date: 10/12/2017

Job Close Date: 10/19/2017

Open Until Filled: No

Is this position funded in whole or in part by the American Recovery & Reinvestment Act (Stimulus Package)?: No

Hiring Range: $16,472 Annually/Minimum

Agency: Southern VA Mental Health Inst (739)

Agency Website: Click Here for Agency Website

Location: Danville - 590

Position Number: 00239

Job Posting Number: 1030274

Type of Recruitment: General Public - G

Does this position have telework options?: No

Bilingual/Multilingual Skill Requirement/Preference: No

Job Type: Full-Time (Salaried)

Job Type Detail: Full-Time Salaried - Non-Faculty- FTS-1

Pay Band: 01