Reports to the Supervisor. Performs a variety of duties to maintain the Hospital in a clean, sanitary and orderly condition. The primary responsibility of this position is to clean and disinfect all areas of the hospital following the proven methods of cleaning from top to bottom, clockwise or counter-clockwise, and from cleanest to dirtiest. Contributes to a positive and healing experience for patients.
MISSION, VALUES and SERVICE GOALS
MISSION: We deliver outstanding care, inspire health, and connect with heart.
VALUES: Trust. Respect. Integrity. Compassion.
SERVICE GOALS: Personally connect. Keep everyone informed. Be on their team.
Education and Experience
The knowledge, skills and abilities as indicated below are normally acquired through the successful completion of a high school diploma or equivalent. The completion of a high school diploma or equivalent is preferred but not required. Previous cleaning experience is preferred but not required.
Knowledge & Skills
Employee should project a positive professional image to patients/visitors and effectively communicate with employees and management the needs of the Environmental Services program.
Demonstrates the basic math skills necessary to add, subtract, multiply and divide (for example, preparing cleaning solutions using the proper mixtures).
After training, must be able to demonstrate correct use of chemicals, procedures, supplies and equipment assigned.
Must be able to read, write, and follow basic oral and written instructions.
The ability to use technology such as iPods, tablets, mobile phones, computers, etc.
Works in a patient care environment requiring physical exertion, frequent changes in job demands, certain undesirable patient care activities and possible exposure to chemical hazards or biohazards.
Requires the physical ability and stamina (i.e. the ability to do manual labor, twist and turn, climb a ladder, remain on feet and/or walk for long periods of time, push and pull carts for prolonged periods of time, lift objects weighing at least 50 pounds, etc.) to perform the essential functions of the position.