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Housekeeper/Environmental Service Tech

Position:   Housekeeper/Environmental Service Tech

Status:      Full-Time

Position Summary

Environmental Service Techs routinely perform a variety of cleaning duties for the hospital, clinic, and/or office, including walls, floors, equipment, bath areas, furniture, ceilings, elevators, staircases, windows and blinds, restrooms, vents, light fixtures using universal precautions and appropriate equipment to ensure a safe and healthy environment for patients, staff, and visitors. 

Duties/Responsibilities:

  • Clean hospital floors and surfaces using predefined cleaning methods and procedures.
  • Mix appropriate quantities of cleaning liquids and chemicals in accordance with state safety regulations.
  • Dust, mop, and sweep patients’ rooms, nurses and surgical units, and administrative offices.
  • Make beds using clean and disinfected linen and replenish supplies such as towels, blankets, soaps, and shampoos.
  • Clean and disinfect patients’ bathrooms and public restrooms.
  • Clean mirrors and windows along with polishing fittings and fixtures.
  • Collect dirty laundry from patients’ rooms and deliver them to washing areas.
  • Distribute clean linen and hospital / surgical gowns to appropriate floors.
  • Take and address patients’ complaints regarding housekeeping services.
  • Empty trash receptacles and ensure proper compaction of surgical waste according to hospital policies.
  • Create and maintain an inventory of cleaning supplies and equipment.
  • Inform housekeeping supervisor of any cleaning equipment that may need repair or replacement.
  • Inform housekeeping supervisor about any building hazard and assist in addressing it.
  • Maintain a clean and organized storage area for cleaning equipment and supplies.
  • Iron, fold and store clean laundry after tagging it with room numbers.
  • Maintain adequate stock of cleaning supplies.
  • Performs other duties as assigned. 

Required Skills/Abilities:

  • Must know how to use common housecleaning implements such as mops, floor waxes, and scouring pads to keep areas clean and well serviced.
  • Must know how to care for equipment, how to measure cleaning solutions, and to be alert to hazards.
  • Ability to follow oral or written instructions.
  • Physical effort required by the job includes standing, stooping, pulling, pushing, and lifting up to 25 pounds.

Education and Experience:

  • High school diploma or GED required.
  • Previous cleaning experience in a hospital setting preferred, but not required.
Job Category: Enviromental Services
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Hospital Williamson

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