Environmental Services Worker

    UnityPoint Health
    3 S 4Th Ave, Marshalltown, IA 50158
    Full-time
    Similar jobs pay $24.85 - $40.85

    Job Description

    An Environmental Services Associate, under the general direction of an Environmental Services Supervisor or Manager, performs general cleaning activities and helps distribute laundry throughout Marshalltown Hospital. Individually, and as a department, Environmental Service Associates assist in ensuring that the hospital facility is clean and safe for patients, associates and visitors on a daily basis.

    Responsibilities

    Patient Care

    Deliver professional cleaning services throughout the hospital, which includes: disinfecting patient rooms and public restrooms; sweeping/mopping/vacuuming corridors and stairwells, lounge areas, classrooms and offices in accordance with standard operating procedures of the department.

    Promptly provide cleaning services to any area of the hospital if requested by the Environmental Services Manager/Supervisor/Lead or other hospital personnel to ensure patient care.

    Perform other key job functions as assigned by the Environmental Services Manager and Supervisors.

    Laundry Services

    Perform laundry tasks as needed/requested such as: fill laundry carts with clean linen; distribute linen throughout the hospital; empty dirty linen from soiled utility rooms; assist with washing/drying soiled/clean linen as needed; aid in providing accurate par levels in each department.

    Departmental Support

    Perform other duties as assigned: cleaning carpets, burnishing floors, stripping/finishing hard surface floors, picking up trash around the building, washing windows, etc.

    Qualifications

    General housekeeping knowledge

    Ability to read, write and understand English

    Must be able to communicate effectively and display a positive attitude towards coworkers, staff, visitors and patients.

    Preferred:

    High school diploma or GED equivalent preferred

    Six months experience in floor finishing/scrubbing and carpet cleaning.

    Posting ID: 555273839Posted: 2020-04-15