Oct 02 2018
Bishop Museum |Honolulu|Full Time, $11.10 / hour
Job Description


Under the supervision of the Facilities Manager, maintain the orderly, sanitary, attractive and safe condition of the Museum according to prescribed procedures.




Duties and Responsibilities




  • Sweep, dust mop and wet mop floors as required; vacuums and cleans spillage as required.

  • Gather and remove trash, litter, waste and soiled linen from assigned areas.

  • Clean surfaces (walls, windows, stairwells, doors, woodwork, etc.) in assigned areas and keep supply closet stocked with required items.

  • Maintain the restrooms in a clean, sanitary and pleasant condition.

  • Make rounds of assigned areas to ensure cleanliness.

  • Mix cleaning chemicals according to instructions.  Know the safety requirements and adhere to them in accordance with the appropriate MSDS.

  • Notify supervisor of equipment or facilities needing repair or replacement.

  • Keep self and work area neat and orderly.

  • Interact with staff and visitors with tact and courtesy at all times.

  • Work in a safe manner.  Comply with safety rules and safe work practices.  Report unsafe work conditions, unsafe acts, and all accidents to the Facilities Manager.

  • Perform other duties as assigned.






  • Knowledge in general housekeeping. 

  • Willingness to learn.

  • Ability to work well with minimal supervision.

  • Dependable, responsible, team player.

  • High school or equivalent preferred.  Two years’ experience in the Housekeeping field preferred.


  • Excellent people skills.

  • A working knowledge of English, and the ability and willingness to communicate in English required.

  • Able to operate upright vacuum, wet and dry vacuum and water trap type vacuum. 



    Other Requirements



  • Flexibility in working hours, as some evening and weekend work is required.

  • Professional business like appearance

  • Good Attendance

  • Detail oriented


    Direct Reports




    Working Conditions


    Standard Cleaning Chemicals and dust.  Occasional outdoor work


    Physical Requirements

    Ability to walk stand, crouch and kneel for extended periods of time.