Environmental Services Area Cleaner
Job Profile Summary:
Creates a sanitary, safe environment and enhances the appearance of the facility.
* Cleans patient rooms, ancillary areas, exam rooms, offices, waiting areas, public restrooms, discharge rooms and other assigned areas.
* Stocks paper items and other supplies in patient rooms, exam rooms and restroom as necessary.
* Follows scripting, policies and procedures on patient isolation and all Environmental Services technical and procedural standard operating procedures.
* Follows and adheres to all hospital wide and departmental safety requirements.
* Other duties as assigned.
* High School Diploma/General Educational Development (GED) preferred.
Complexity of Work:
* Requires attention to detail, ability to follow directions and the ability to work with minimal supervision.
* Must be able to work in a stressful environment.
* Requires one to three months on-the-job training to learn departmental policies and procedures, various cleaning techniques, proper use and storage of cleaning agents and chemicals.
* Typical physical demands require a full range of body motion.
* Duties may be performed while standing or walking for the majority of the shift.
* The ability to stoop, stretch and lift while performing duties is required.
* Requires regular handling and use of disinfectants and other cleaning agents and chemicals.
* Medium Work - Exerting 20 to 50 pounds of force occasionally, and/or 10 to 25 pounds of force frequently, and/or greater than negligible up to 10 pounds of force constantly to move objects.
* Physical Demand requirements are in excess of those for Light Work.
Personal Protective Equipment:
Follows standard precautions using personal protective equipment as required.