Position Requirements :
High School Diploma / GED or equivalent work experience
Basic computer skills preferred Able to operate small electrical equipment e.g., vacuum cleaners
Excellent customer service skills
Ability to communicate effectively in English as related to the performance of the essential job activities outlined (including reading and comprehending chemical labels and other safety materials) N / A Job responsibilities involve walking, standing, bending, climbing and lifting throughout the work day.
Ability to lift up to 35 pounds without assistance. For lifts over 35 pounds, lifting equipment is expected to be used or lift with at least one other associate when available.
Unique lifting / movement situations will be assessed on a case by case basis.
Performs front line environmental infection prevention services that include cleaning, disinfection and waste removal in patient, clinical and administrative areas that provide safe and well maintained spaces for all.
Select cleaning materials and supplies appropriate to the job and transports them to work area.
Prepares detergents, germicidal solutions and other cleaning / disinfecting solutions according to established formulas.
Sweeps, dust mops, and wet mop floor areas and spot cleans carpets using appropriate solutions. Shampoos furniture, carpets and rugs using appropriate equipment and supplies and adhering to applicable schedules.
Move equipment and furniture for cleaning, rearrangement and / or relocation. Arrange furniture and equipment in an orderly fashion, and in accordance with applicable floor plans, after cleaning assigned area(s).
Collects and / or distributes soiled and / or clean linens, as required. Collects trash and / or waste from all areas of the hospital, as required.
Demonstrates commitment to professional growth and competence :
Maintains responsibility for attendance and punctuality Maintain proper attendance requirement outlined in the Hospital Policy and Procedure Manual.
Clean / disinfects assigned area(s) by washing walls, doors, door frames, ceilings, patient televisions, windows, furniture, tile, fixtures, appliances, floors, and equipment with appropriate cleaning solutions using procedures and following schedules specific to each item.
Assigned area(s) may include, but are not limited to, patient rooms, offices, meeting rooms, rest rooms, elevators stairwells and other areas of the hospital and / or off site facilities.
Customer Satisfaction Demonstrates a commitment to satisfying customer needs and exceeding customer expectations.
Use appropriate procedures following patient discharges.