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Housekeeper - CORRECTIONS

Date: Sep 13, 2022

Location: Wichita, KS, US

Company: Sedgwick County

Department:  Corrections 

Pay:  $10.95 per hour  

Work Schedule: Monday thru Friday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.  


Sedgwick County offers a comprehensive benefits package for full-time employees that includes health coverages, paid leave, regular compensation reviews, retirement plans, and professional development opportunities.  For more detailed information, please visit our benefits page at SCBenefits.


Performs laundry and general housekeeping duties in facilities within the Department of Corrections.

  • 40% - Laundry Services - Washes, dries, and folds laundry; puts laundered items away in designated areas of the facility.
  • 30% - Custodial Services - Cleans, sweeps, vacuums, restocks supplies, empties trash, etc. as assigned. Maintains laundry area in a clean and safe manner. Cleans dryer filters daily and other filters as assigned.
  • 20% - Inventory Maintenance - Maintains inventory of clothing, linen and cleaning supplies. Restocks supply areas with clean towels, sheets, blankets, clothing, and related cleaning supplies.


Minimum Qualifications: High school diploma or equivalent. Transcript verifying education credits is required. Pass legal background check, Child and Adult Abuse & Neglect Central Registry checks, KCJIS Security Policy (fingerprint) check, and pre-employment screen for alcohol and drugs.  Must also meet the required conditions contained in KSA 65-516 and KAR 28-4-356. Professional references are required to verify the related work experience.


Preferred Qualifications: One year of experience in housekeeping/laundry work.


It is the policy of Sedgwick County not to discriminate in its programs or services provided to the general public, including employment and all other activities, on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship, sex, age, disability, veteran status or any other similarly protected status. Sedgwick County is committed to making the application, interview, and pre-employment testing process accessible to persons with disabilities. If you wish to volunteer information regarding any special assistance you may need, please notify Human Resources by phone at (316) 660-7050, TDD (Kansas Relay at 711 or 800-766-3777). Do not use this phone number for employment questions. This number is provided only for those requiring ADA assistance. You will be contacted should the department feel that you are a qualified candidate.

Nearest Major Market: Wichita