Catholic Health Initiatives Housekeeper, 3rd Shift in BEREA, Kentucky

Housekeeper, 3rd Shift

Description

Position Summary:

Maintains the Hospital’s environment to be clean, safe and germ free. Displays image of the Hospital by demonstrating courteous and professional behavior towards patients, physicians, visitors, volunteers and other Employees. Follows infection control practices and safety practices in all activities. Activities include: cleaning floors; damp dusting furniture and fixtures; making and cleaning patient beds; cleaning and emptying ash urns and waste receptacles; washing windows, walls, ceilings, vents and lights; changing light bulbs; performing non-routine floor care duties (buffing, shampooing, etc.); inspecting and replace curtains and cubicles; checking and stocking soap and paper supplies; hauling out trash; moving furniture; and using various cleaning equipment, carts and products.

Qualifications

Requirements: A minimum of an Associate Degree in Nursing from an accredited nursing program. Appropriate state licensure, specialized professional credentialing and other formal education as needed. Registered Nurse competency is validated by the Competency Based Orientation (CBO) plan. May provide additional information related to competencies at higher levels. Maintains designated yearly competencies by unit. Maintains certifications according to specific unit requirements; i.e., BLS, ACLS, PALS, etc. Demonstrates a strong belief and behaviors consistent with the Saint Joseph HealthCare Mission and Core Values (Reverence, Integrity, Compassion, and Excellence).

Certifications:

BLS, KBN License.

Language:

Adequate conversational English is required in order that the individual be able to take direction from management, understand how to complete job tasks, communicate adequately with patients and co-workers as necessary, understand and follow safety guidelines, and understand the Associate Handbook and all hospital policies.

Additional Responsibilities:

  • Demonstrates a commitment to service, organization values and professionalism through appropriate conduct and demeanor at all times.

  • Adheres to and exhibits our core values: Reverence: Having a profound spirit of awe and respect for all creation, shaping relationships to self, to one another and to God and acknowledging that we hold in trust all that has been given to us. Integrity: Moral wholeness, soundness, uprightness, honesty and sincerity as a basis of trustworthiness. Compassion: Feeling with others, being one with others in their sorrows and joys, rooted in the sense of solidarity as members of the human community. Excellence: Outstanding achievement, merit, virtue; continually surpassing standards to achieve/maintain quality.

  • Maintains confidentiality and protects sensitive data at all times.

  • Adheres to organizational and department specific safety standards and guidelines.

  • Works collaboratively and supports efforts of team members.

  • Demonstrates exceptional customer service and interacts effectively with physicians, patients, residents, visitors, staff and the broader health care community.

Job Food Service/Housekeeping

Primary Location KENTUCKY-BEREA-ST JOSEPH HOSP

Daily Schedule 10:30P-7:00A

Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 80

Weekends Required Every Other

Req ID: 2017-R0129816