Catholic Health Initiatives Environmental Services Technician, Saint Joseph Hospital, Full-time in LEXINGTON, Kentucky
Environmental Services Technician, Saint Joseph Hospital, Full-time
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 Associates. 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.
self-discipline to perform work specifically assigned. Requires a display of
personal attitude, courtesy and appearance for others to look favorably on the
institution (much contact with public). Requires understanding both
verbal or written communications and instructions. Must be able to
interpret written warnings as posted on doorways and chemicals. Requires use of
judgment making decisions adherent to standards. Must be able to work
weekends and holidays. Requires continuous contact with cleaning
solutions. 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.
Requires a normal,
responsive relationship indicating sensitivity to other people. Must
maintain as confidential any information accidentally gained in the process of
working. Must demonstrate the ability to cooperate with
Physical Requirements and Environmental Conditions:
requires safely performing the following critical physical demands during the
work shift: Continuously lift 10 pounds; frequently lift up to 33 pounds
from the floor up to seven feet off the floor; occasionally lift up to 25
pounds from the floor to waist level; constantly push carts using a force of up
to 10 pounds; frequently push carts using a force of 21 pounds; constantly pull
carts using a force of up to 10 pounds; frequently pull carts using a force of
20 pounds; occasionally carrying items of up to 35 pounds for up to 10 feet;
continuously carrying items of up to 10 pounds for up to 100 feet; occasionally
carry items of up to 35 pound for up to 10 feet; continuously grip products and
equipment of various thicknesses using a wide hand span; continuously rotate
body trunk to clean, load and unload linens and products; continuously reach
all directions at waist level; frequently reach overhead to clean, restock, and
empty linen carts; continuously stand and/or walk; continuously manipulate
cleaning equipment and products; occasionally climb up to 3 steps off the
ground on a ladder; and frequently bend, stoop, squat, crouch, kneel and
balance. Must have good finger dexterity and normal eyesight. Must also be able
to walk, stand extensively, bend, stoop, squat, visually discriminate close
objects, hear and distinguish normal sounds.
Demonstrates a commitment to service, hospital valuesand professionalism through appropriate conduct and demeanor at all times
Adheres to and exhibits Catholic Health Initiativescore values:Reverence: Having a profound spirit of awe and respect for allcreation, shaping relationships to self, to one another and to God andacknowledging that we hold in trust all that has been given to us.Integrity: Moral wholeness, soundness, uprightness, honesty andsincerity as a basis of trustworthiness.Compassion: Feeling with others, being one with others in theirsorrows and joys, rooted in the sense of solidarity as members of thehuman community.Excellence: Outstanding achievement, merit, virtue; continuallysurpassing standards to achieve/maintain quality.
Maintains confidentiality and protects sensitive dataat all times.
Adheres to organizational and department specificsafety standards and guidelines.
Works collaboratively and supports efforts of teammembers.
Demonstrates exceptional customer service and interactseffectively with physicians, patients, visitors, staff and the broaderhealth care community.
Catholic HealthInitiatives and its organizations are Equal Opportunity Employers
Job Environmental Services
Primary Location KENTUCKY-LEXINGTON-SAINT JOSEPH HOSPITAL
Daily Schedule 7a
Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 80
Weekends Required Every
Req ID: 2017-R0130608