Catholic Health Initiatives Environmental Services Tech, Environmental Services, Sts Mary and Elizabeth Hospital in LOUISVILLE, Kentucky
Environmental Services Tech, Environmental Services, Sts Mary and Elizabeth Hospital
3rd Shift, Full Time
Follow the standard work procedures of the KentuckyOne
Health Environmental Services Program completing duties in the hospital to
ensure a clean, safe and germ free environment. The role of Environmental
Services Tech displays a positive image by demonstrating good communication
skills, courteous, and professional behavior towards all customers including
subordinate staff, patients, physicians, visitors, volunteers, vendors,
contractors, co-workers, and other employees.
ESSENTIAL JOB DUTIES
strict confidentiality of information gained in the process of day to day work.
This includes HIPPA compliance as well as following the corporate compliance
a strong sense of team and the ability to cooperate and work with
others. This includes strict adherence to the Standards of Conduct policy.
infection prevention practices including the regulations, recommendations, and
standards of regulatory agencies, and safety practices while completing the
KentuckyOne Health EVS Standard Work.
Handling/Disposal/Packaging for Transport of Pharmaceutical Waste/Hazardous
Materials/Bio-Hazardous Regulated Medical Waste. 1.) Completes the Resource
Conservation Recovery Act (RCRA) and Hazardous Waste education during new
employee orientation and annually. 2.) is knowledgeable of the process for
identifying the proper waste stream and uses the appropriate container to
dispose of waste. 3.) Responds to a release of hazardous chemicals or hazardous
pharmaceuticals (P-listed waste) utilizing the facility hazardous waste
contingency plan. 4.) Knowledgeable regarding the process to contact the
emergency response coordinator for hazardous waste/pharmaceutical release/spill
Tech Position’s standard work routine cleaning procedures include but are not
limited to: (solid waste collection and
disposal including proper waste segregation, linen distribution and collection,
high dusting, changing light bulbs, cleaning light lenses, changing cubicle
curtains, cleaning windows and blinds, low level surface disinfection, restroom
cleaning, stocking restroom and hand hygiene products, cleaning walls and
partitions, hard surface and carpeted floor care, making patient beds, moving
furniture, emptying trash cans, emptying linen receptacles, emptying recycling
containers, packaging and transport of regulated waste containers, perform
isolation cleaning procedures as applicable, perform terminal cleaning
procedures as applicable, perform restricted area and invasive procedure area
cleaning as applicable, cleaning blood and body fluids from surfaces and
floors, mixing and utilizing cleaning chemicals according to the manufacturer
label and/or EPA guidelines, performing
non-routine floor care and cleaning duties (Floor refinishing, Shampooing,
Duties as assigned.
JOB REQUIREMENTS AND QUALIFICATIONS
School diploma or GED preferred
health care experience preferred
able to work weekends and holidays
continuous use of cleaning solutions including bleach based germicidal cleaner.
Job Food Service/Housekeeping
Primary Location KENTUCKY-LOUISVILLE-ST. MARY AND ELIZABETH HOSP.
Daily Schedule 3
Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 80
Weekends Required Occasional
Req ID: 2018-R0181743
We’re an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.