Northwell Health Waxer Stripper in New York, New York

Req Number 001KDR

Job Category Housekeeping

Job Description

As a Waxer Stripper you will performs all cleaning and floor waxing functions using approved cleaning solutions and procedures.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Performs daily cleaning of exam rooms, common areas and offices including tables, spot check and clean wall, empty and re-line trash containers and replenishes paper towel and hand soap dispensers.

  • Sanitizes restrooms using assigned equipment and germicidal solutions.

  • Transports garbage to specified collection areas.

  • Vacuums air vents as needed.

  • Moves furniture and supplies.

  • Uses appropriate safety labels on all spray bottles.

  • Cleans windows at reception, check-out areas and entrances

  • Prepares floor area to be cleaned by moving furniture, sweep and/or mop as necessary. Strip and wax floor as appropriate. Returns all furniture and equipment after floor has dried.

  • Utilizes floor scrubbing unit and buffs floors using appropriate equipment and proper pads and chemical necessary to maintain the floors. Cleans baseboards.


  • HS diploma or GED, required.

  • Minimum of one (1) year previous housekeeping experience in a healthcare environment, preferred.

  • Ability to work independently and follow directions. Detail-oriented, strong interpersonal and organizational skills, preferred.

  • Knowledge of proper handling procedure related to regulated medical and solid waste, preferred.