Housekeeping Part Time - Evenings Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center Jasper
Housekeeping Part Time - Evenings
02 October 2020
Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center
Short Description :
Clinical areas, waiting areas, lobbies, lounges, rest rooms, corridors, elevators and stairways in a clean, neat and sanitary manner The employee is frequently exposed to chemicals, fumes, and biohazard waste, occasionally is exposed to airborne particles, the need ,…
Full Description :
Maintain a clean and sanitary environment by utilizing all available resources effectively and efficiently. Service provided includes sanitation of all areas of the Hospital including off-premise buildings, trash and bio-hazard waste removal, moving beds and furniture as requested, keeping dispensers supplied with toilet tissue, soap, paper towels, trash bags, etc. Service will be consistent with the mission and philosophy of . Provides these services to all customers regardless of age (from birth to maturity), sex or national origin.
High School diploma or G.E.D. preferred.
Prefer six months of previous or related work experience, but not required.
Job Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence and memos. Ability to write simple correspondence. Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients and employees of the organization. Ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions and decimals. Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions. Ability to deal with problems involving a few concrete variables in standardized situations. Ability to read and interpret written cleaning procedures. Requires attention to detail and time management to meet accuracy and deadline requirements. Knowledge of how to use and maintain equipment. This ability will be demonstrated by on the job observation, and written or oral evaluation.
Performing all assigned tasks in a professional manner as to reflect the highest integrity of the department. Tasks include high dusting, bed cleaning, furniture cleaning, emptying and sanitizing wastebaskets, bathroom cleaning, dry mopping, wet mopping and burnishing tile floors, vacuuming and spot cleaning carpets, performing project work such as cleaning windows, window blinds and ledges, cleaning lights, cleaning vents, washing walls, cleaning sink drains, damp wiping paper towel dispensers, cleaning soap dispensers etc., and keeping cart and equipment clean. Performs routine cleaning of patient rooms, nursing units, offices, clinical areas, waiting areas, lobbies, lounges, rest rooms, corridors, elevators and stairways in a clean, neat and sanitary manner. Completes work assignments in a timely manner. Utilizes the appropriate chemicals and supplies according to procedure. Uses and maintains equipment properly. Transports trash and hazardous waste to appropriate disposal area. Maintains patient confidentiality. Maintains age specific safety precautions. Utilizes 's 5-step customer service plan when dealing with patients, visitors, and co-workers. Follows all infection control practices including hand washing, standard precautions and isolation precautions. Environmental Technicians will follow the policies and procedures of as well as Facility Services Department policies and procedures at all times.
This position requires standing and walking most of the day. It also requires the ability to kneel, crouch, turn and twist, stoop, bend, reach, pull, climb ladders, and lift up to 50 pounds. It is the responsibility of the employee to get help whenever something is too heavy for one person to safely lift. This position requires good vision and hearing, with or without corrective devices.
Ability to work independently without more than normal supervision. Knowledge and observance of safety precautions. Works day, evening or night shift as assigned. The employee is frequently exposed to chemicals, fumes, and bio-hazard waste, occasionally is exposed to airborne particles, the need for personal protective equipment other than gloves, noise levels of the vacuum cleaners, and outside weather conditions, and rarely to electrical shock. Reflects the mission, philosophy, core values, and customer service plan of in action and attitude.