Catholic Health Initiatives Environmental Services Technician, Saint Joseph Mount Sterling, Evenings, Full Time in MOUNT STERLING, Kentucky

Environmental Services Technician, Saint Joseph Mount Sterling, Evenings, Full Time

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 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.

Additional

Responsibilities:

  • Demonstrates a commitment to service, hospitalvalues and professionalism through appropriate conduct and demeanor at alltimes

  • Adheres to and exhibits Catholic HealthInitiatives core values:Reverence: Having aprofound spirit of awe and respect for all creation, shaping relationshipsto self, to one another and to God and acknowledging that we hold in trustall that has been given to us.Integrity: Moralwholeness, soundness, uprightness, honesty and sincerity as a basis oftrustworthiness.Compassion: Feelingwith others, being one with others in their sorrows and joys, rooted inthe sense of solidarity as members of the human community.Excellence: Outstandingachievement, merit, virtue; continually surpassing standards to achieve/maintainquality.

  • Maintains confidentiality and protectssensitive data at all times.

  • Adheres to organizational and departmentspecific safety standards and guidelines.

  • Works collaboratively and supports efforts ofteam members.

  • Demonstrates exceptional customer service andinteracts effectively with physicians, patients, visitors, staff and thebroader health care community.

Qualifications

Requirements:

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 either 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.

Working Relationships:

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.

Physical Requirements 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.

Job Environmental Services

Primary Location KENTUCKY-MOUNT STERLING-SAINT JOSEPH MOUNT STERLING 50

Daily Schedule 2

Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 80

Weekends Required Occasional

Req ID: 2017-R0116331