HOUSEKEEPER I (NIGHTS, ON CALL)

    University of Washington
    Seattle, WA 98101
    Full-time, Part-time
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    Job Description

    UW Medicine includes Harborview Medical Center, UW Medical Center - Montlake, UW Medical Center - Northwest, Valley Medical Center, UW Neighborhood Clinics, UW Physicians, UW School of Medicine and Airlift Northwest. UW Medicine - Northwest is a full-service, non-profit community hospital, offering comprehensive medical, surgical and therapeutic services. With 281 beds, more than 1900 employees and a world-class medical staff, we provide innovative, technologically advanced care on a patient-friendly, easy-access campus just north of Seattle. We're proud of the acclaim we've received for our excellence in patient care and safety. Among the local, regional and national recognition we've received are: The Distinguished Hospital for Clinical Excellence Award; The Emergency Medicine Excellence Award; The Stroke Care Excellence Award; Winner of the HealthGrades Distinguished Hospital Award for Patient Safety for the last three years in a row, we're also one of the safest places to get care - among the top 5% in the country.
    UW Medical Center - Northwest has an outstanding opportunity for a Night Shift, Part-Time, On-Call, HOUSEKEEPER I. The Housekeeper I performs daily cleaning of all patient and non-patient areas, handles waste, and maintains a sanitary, orderly and attractive environment.

    RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Performs general facility cleaning and maintenance of both patient rooms and non-patient areas
  • Makes beds and performs check-out cleaning
  • Cleans and disinfects restrooms and fixtures
  • Dust mops, wet mops, and vacuums floors, dusts and spot cleans/disinfects furniture and horizontal surfaces
  • Empties wastebaskets and trash containers, removes trash and disinfects wastebaskets
  • Consistently follows hospital and departmental safety procedures. Reads and follows all instructions regarding use and preparation of chemicals. Assists in cleaning of emergency spills as directed by NSO or supervisor
  • REQUIREMENTS:
  • 6 months of janitorial experience in a health care facility is preferred
  • Committed to attracting and retaining a diverse staff, the University of Washington will honor your experiences, perspectives and unique identity. Together, our community strives to create and maintain working and learning environments that are inclusive, equitable and welcoming.

    The University of Washington is a leader in environmental stewardship & sustainability, and committed to becoming climate neutral.

    The University of Washington is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer. To request disability accommodation in the application process, contact the Disability Services Office at 206-543-6450 / 206-543-6452 (tty) or dso@uw.edu.

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    Posting ID: 555356258Posted: 2020-05-21