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Date Posted:  May 20, 2022
Requisition ID:  328982

Logansport, IN, US, 46947


Work for Indiana

Grow your career with the State of Indiana! With more than 50 executive branch agencies, the State of Indiana is a diverse workforce offering employees stimulating and challenging projects across a broad scope of career opportunities. As a State of Indiana employee, you impact the well-being of Indiana’s communities every day.


At the State of Indiana, we don’t just talk about diversity and inclusion – Our goal is to create a welcoming, accessible, and equitable workplace, with a workforce that is representative of the State of Indiana population. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer.


About Logansport State Hospital:

Logansport State Hospital is a state-operated inpatient psychiatric hospital for adults with mental illness.  Using an interdisciplinary approach and evidence-based programming, we promote recovery and return of the individual to the community. 

About the Job:

A housekeeper performs general cleaning duties in state agencies, facilities or offices ranging in size.

A Day in the Life:

The essential functions of this role are as follows:

  • Cleans restrooms, sinks and mirrors
  • Mops and waxes floors
  • Dusts and polishes furniture
  • Washing windows, blinds and walls
  • Distributes paper towels, bathroom tissue, paper cups, cleansing agent, etc.
  • Requisitions, distributes and stores supplies
  • Reports needed repairs of equipment and facility

The job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee.  Other duties, responsibilities and activites may change or be assigned at any time.

What You'll Need for Success:

  • Working knowledge of the proper care of, and ability to use, cleaning equipment such as mops, brooms, vacuum cleaners, power scrubbers, polishers and buffers
  • Working knowledge of the variety and uses of cleaning and sanitizing agents
  • Ability to follow written and verbal instructions
  • Assists in training new employees and complete necessary reports and order forms
  • Effectively communicates, both orally and in writing

Supervisory Responsibilities/Direct Reports:

This role does not provide direct supervision to direct reports.


Benefits of Employment with the State of Indiana:

The State of Indiana offers a comprehensive benefit package for full-time employees which includes: 

  • Three (3) medical plan options (including RX coverage) and vision/dental coverages 
  • Wellness program (offers premiums discount for the medical plan) 
  • Health savings account (includes bi-weekly state contribution) 
  • Deferred compensation account (similar to 401k plan) with employer match 
  • Two (2) fully-funded pension plan options 
  • Group life insurance 
  • Employee assistance program that allows for covered behavioral health visits 
  • Paid vacation, personal and sick time off 
  • Competitive leave policies covering a variety of employee needs 
  • 12 company paid holidays, 14 on election years 
  • Qualified employer for the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program 
  • New Parent Leave 
  • Free Parking 
  • Free LinkedIn Learning 


Equal Employment Opportunity:

The State of Indiana is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Current Employee? Click here to apply.

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