Catholic Health Initiatives Environmental Svcs Tech, Jewish Hospital in LOUISVILLE, Kentucky

Environmental Svcs Tech, Jewish Hospital


Days, Full Time

Follow the standard

work procedures of the CHI National 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



Maintains strict confidentiality of information gained in the process

of day to day work. This includes HIPPA compliance as well as following the

corporate compliance guidelines.

Demonstrates a strong sense of team and the ability to cooperate and

work with others. This includes strict adherence to the Standards of

Conduct policy.

Follows infection prevention practices including the regulations,

recommendations, and standards of regulatory agencies, and safety practices

while completing the CHI National EVS Standard Work.

Safe 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


EVS 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, Steam Cleaning)

Other Duties as assigned.


High School diploma or GED preferred

Previous health care experience preferred

Must be able to work weekends and holidays

Requires continuous use of cleaning solutions including bleach based

germicidal cleaner

Job Food Service/Housekeeping


Daily Schedule 2

Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 80

Weekends Required Occasional

Req ID: 2018-R0166990

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.