Nexus Family Healing
September 25, 2023
Plymouth and East Bethel, Minnesota
Job Type


Nexus-East Bethel is looking to add a Housekeeper to our BRAND NEW psychiatric residential treatment facility!

This Nexus PRTF location is estimated to open late 2023 and will serve youth ages 10-19 who need a higher level of mental and behavioral health care.

Nexus Family Healing is a national nonprofit network of mental health agencies with over 50 years of restoring hope for thousands of children and families through outpatient/community mental health services, foster care, adoption, and residential treatment.

Position Summary:  

Our Housekeeper will provide housekeeping services within the academy facilities that contribute to an environment that is positive, respectful, clean, and therapeutic.

Primary responsibilities:

Provide routine cleaning and maintenance of the public and common areas

  • Clean and maintain areas that include but are not limited to:  laundry facilities, resident and staff rest rooms, stairwells, hallways, reception area, offices, meeting rooms and classrooms
  • Clean and maintain flooring (op, strip, wax, buff, vacuum, steam clean, etc.)
  • Clean and maintain windows and window coverings
  • Empty trash and/or recycling containers and adhere to recycling program
  • Complete routine and special work requests as assigned
  • Assist in the moving of furniture/equipment as needed

Adhere to all Nexus safety guidelines as well as federal, state, and local requirements

  • Assess and notify the physical plant supervisor of problem areas and/or safety violations within the facility.  Rectify if feasible
  • Observe the academy’s general, chemical and machine safety guidelines at all times and remain current on all fire, safety and maintenance codes for the facility
  • Secure storage and supply areas at the end of the workday

Maintain an adequate stock of cleaning supplies and materials

  • Keep supervisor informed of supply and material needs
  • Assure the proper distribution of cleaning supplies to staff and residents
  • Ensure restrooms are stocked with necessary supplies at all times
  • Maintain a listing of equipment necessary for the job, as well as a list of products purchased for the department

Supervise resident maintenance, housekeeping and renovation projects

  • Inform appropriate clinical staff in the event of a resident issue or incident regarding performance of assigned housekeeping tasks
  • Provide instruction to residents on cleaning and maintenance techniques; productively, patiently and cooperatively interact with residents and clients
  • Supervise resident coordinators in fulfilling assigned tasks and projects

Required Education and Licensure:

  • High School diploma or GED
  • First Aid/CPR/Blood Borne Pathogen/TCI/Medication certification required annually
  • Valid driver’s license required. Must meet state regulating agency and Nexus Home Office driving requirements

 Nice To Have:

  • 1+ year experience serving in a housekeeping and/or cleaning capacity

Physical Demands:

  • Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds unassisted and up to 100 pounds with assistance.
  • Must be able to stand for long periods of time (4-6 hours) and navigate stairs frequently.
  • Must be able to tolerate chemical odors or scents conducive to cleaning supplies and materials.
  • Must be able to climb, twist, turn and bend in a manner conducive to a housekeeping environment.

Schedule and Pay:

  • Full-time, On-site opportunity
  • Monday-Friday scheduling
  • Starting Pay: $16+ per hour

Nexus’ Comprehensive Benefits Include:

  • Four weeks paid time off (PTO) in the first year of employment
  • Multiple options for health insurance coverage
  • No-cost life insurance
  • Short/long-term disability insurance
  • 401k match
  • NEW – Talkspace Therapy Benefit for the whole family
  • NEW – Hinge Health Benefit for the whole family
  • NEW – Carrot Fertility Benefit
  • Tuition assistance and training opportunities
  • Advancement pathways and internal promotion
  • And much more!

At Nexus Family Healing, our voices and actions are focused on recognizing, affirming and respecting people of every race, ethnic background, socio-economic status, sexual orientation, gender expression and faith.

ICARE Values & Behavioral Competencies:

  • Innovation: Leading the way and implementing creative, cutting-edge ideas and approaches.
  • Compassion: Listening, honoring differences, and showing respect, kindness, empathy care, and concern.
  • Agility: Exhibiting flexibility and adapting quickly.
  • Responsiveness: Being quick, positive and accurate.
  • Excellence: Demonstrating quality results that surpass ordinary standards.

APPLY TODAY TO BE CONTACTED BY OUR RECRUITING TEAM! When you work at Nexus, you have the opportunity to change lives — including your own!

Keywords: "Facilities", "Housekeeping", ""Non-profit", "Childrens Mental Health", "Healthcare", "Janitorial Services"