Catholic Health Initiatives ENVIRONMENTAL SRVCS ASSOCIATE I (SV MORRILTON), HOUSEKEEPING, FULL TIME, DAYS in MORRILTON, Arkansas

ENVIRONMENTAL SRVCS ASSOCIATE I (SV MORRILTON), HOUSEKEEPING, FULL TIME, DAYS

Description

JOB SUMMARY: Performs basis Environmental Services cleaning procedures in patient and non-patient areas.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  1. Patient And Ancillary Room CleaningRoutinely follows schedule for high dusting and sanitizing.Routinely follows schedule for trash removal – keeps containers interior and exterior clean.Routinely follows schedule for floor dusting/vacuuming and wet mopping.Routinely follows schedule for checkout cleaning.

  2. Restroom Cleaning

Thoroughly cleans all fixtures with germicidal solution.

Ensures all paper supplies and hand soaps are replaced when necessary.

Performs proper dust mopping and wet mopping.

Performs proper high dusting and sanitizing.

Empties trash containers and keeps containers interior and exterior clean.

  1. Office/Department CleaningRoutinely follows schedule for high dusting and sanitizing.Routinely follows schedule for trash removal – keeps containers interior and exterior clean.Routinely follows schedule for floor dusting/vacuuming and wet moping.

  2. Equipment Care And MaintenanceCleans all equipment used and shift’s end and restocks cleaning cart.Wraps vacuum cords neatly, checks daily and replaces vacuum bags as needed.Takes electrically powered equipment out of service and notifies supervision immediately when problems with machinery are found.

  3. Departmental/Job SkillsFollows clocking in/out and signing in/out instructions.Obtains and returns pager as appropriate.Appropriately responds to all pager and/or telephone calls/instructions.Adheres to hospital and departmental policies and procedures.Follows schedules and assignments as issued.Remains flexible with work schedules and accepts assignments in other areas.Attends all mandatory hospital and department inservices/meetings.Removes trash collected to appropriate trash area. Follows all regulatory guidelines.Responds to spills and emergencies as directed.Utilizes wet floor signs appropriately.Mixes and uses chemicals correctly and safely.Utilizes bed-tracking system.Practices safety precautions at all times.Performs additional duties as assigned by hospital/departmental supervision or management.

Qualifications

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

Education: Must be a High School Graduate or Equivalent. Must be able to understand labels, mixing instructions, safety precautions, written job schedules, and employee rosters. Must have the ability to understand and carry out verbal directions and assignments received through pager and telephone calls. Must be able to lift, push, pull and stand for long periods of time. Good work history required.

Experience: Prior general cleaning experience in the Healthcare environment or in the service industry is desirable.

Physical Requirements: This job requires, at various times, the following physical activities; climbing, balancing, stooping, kneeling, crouching, crawling, reaching, standing, walking, pushing, pulling, lifting, finger dexterity, grasping, talking, and hearing, sometimes exerting in excess of 20-100 pounds of force.

The worker is required to have visual acuity to perform daily activities, operate motor vehicles or heavy equipment, and to determine the accuracy, neatness and thoroughness of the work assigned.

The worker is subjected to both outside and inside environmental conditions (including extreme cold and extreme heat), noise sufficient for the worker to have to shout to be heard, vibration, and hazards (including electrical current, high places, and exposure to heat). Also, frequently in close quarters and exposed to chemicals and infectious diseases.

Skills: : Must possess independent thinking and process judgment capabilities. Must have the ability to learn and employ the processes involved in hard and soft floor care and cleaning of other environmental surfaces within departmental responsibilities.

Job Environmental Services

Primary Location ARKANSAS-MORRILTON-ST ANTHONY HEALTH CARE CTR

Daily Schedule DAYS

Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 80

Weekends Required Occasional

Req ID: 2017-R0126481