Catholic Health Initiatives ENVIRONMENTAL SRVCS TECH Saint Joseph Hospital, Full-time 2nd Shift in LEXINGTON, Kentucky
ENVIRONMENTAL SRVCS TECH Saint Joseph Hospital, Full-time 2nd Shift
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.
Demonstrates a commitment toservice, hospital values and professionalism through appropriate conductand demeanor at all times
Adheres to and exhibitsCatholic Health Initiatives core 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 andprotects sensitive data at all times.
Adheres to organizational anddepartment specific safety standards and guidelines.
Works collaboratively andsupports efforts of team members.
Demonstrates exceptionalcustomer service and interacts effectively with physicians, patients,visitors, staff and the broader health care community.
- Requires 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
- 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 others.
- PhysicalRequirements and Environmental Conditions:
Position physically 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.
Catholic Health Initiatives and itsorganizations 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 Occasional
Req ID: 2017-R0119811