Housekeeper - Per Diem




OverviewBalance Life & Work with a New Career OpportunityCareOne at Trinitas Regional Medical Center - Long Term Acute Care HospitalNow Hiring - Per Diem Housekeeper - Elizabeth, NJWe are proud to Offer:* Competitive Salary* Comprehensive Healthcare Benefits* 401k Retirement Plan* Paid Time Off* Opportunities to advance and grow your career* And More!We are an Equal Opportunity EmployerEEO/AA/M/F/DVResponsibilitiesThe Housekeeper is responsible for, but not limited to:* Ensures that work/cleaning schedules are followed as closely as practical.* Reports all accidents/ incidents t supervisor no matter how minor they may be. (NOTE: Such occurrences must be reported on the shift in which they occur.)* Coordinate daily housekeeping services with nursing services when performing routine cleaning assignments in patient areas.* Attends departmental and staff meetings as directed.* Performs specific tasks in accordance with daily work assignments.* Participates and assists in department studies and projects as directed.* Attends and participates in in-service educational classes, on-the-job training programs, etc. as scheduled or directed.* Attends and participates in in-service training programs as scheduled (e.g. OSHA, TB, HIPAA Saftey, etc.)* Follows established safety precautions when performing tasks and when using equipment and supplies.* Wears and/ or uses safety equipment and supplies appropriately.* Ensures that assigned work areas are free of hazardous objects such as protruding mop/broom handles, unnecessary equipment, supplies, etc.* Follows proper techniques when chemicals, disinfectants, and solutions used for cleaning. Refer to manufacturer's instructions when necessary.* Follows established policies governing the use of labels and MSDSs.* Reports all hazardous conditions or equipment to your supervisor.* Ensures that established infection control and universal precaution practices are maintained when performing housekeeping procedures.* Participates in appropriate in-service training program prior to performing tasks that involve potential exposure to blood, body fluids, or hazardous chemicals.* Reports missing or improperly labeled containers of hazardous chemicals to your supervisor.* Uses appropriate personal protective equipment and supplies when handling infectious materials and/or hazardous wastes or chemicals.* Follows established hand washing procedures.* Disposes of refuse daily in accordance with our established sanitation procedures.* Follows established policies governing the use/ disposal of personal protective equipment and disposal of infectious wastes.* Coordinates routine/ terminal isolation procedures with nursing service.* Ensures that an adequate supply of housekeeping supplies to perform daily tasks is maintained in utility/ janitorial closets.* Ensure that facility is maintained in a clean, safe, and comfortable manner.* Keeps supervisor informed of supply needs.* Reports burned out lights, exit lights, overhead lights, fluorescent lights, room call lights, etc. to your supervisor as soon as practical.* Cleans work/ supply carts equipment, etc. , as necessary or directed.* Ensures that equipment is cleaned and properly stored at the end of the shift.* Performs day-to-day housekeeping functions as assigned.* Performs specific tasks in accordance with daily work assignments.* Cleans/ polishes furnishings, fixtures, ledges, room heating/cooling units, etc., in patient rooms, recreational areas, etc., daily as instructed.* Cleans, washes, sanitizes, and/or polishes bathroom fixtures. Ensures that water marks are removed from fixtures.* Cleans windows/mirrors in patient rooms, recreational areas, bathroom, and entrance/exit ways.* Cleans floors, to include, dry mopping, damp/wet mopping, stripping, waxing, buffing, disinfecting, etc. (NOTE: Ensures that appropriate caution/safety signs are properly set up prior to performing such duties).QualificationsPosition Requirements:* High School Diploma or Equivalent* 1 year of related experienceShiftAll ShiftsShift Detailsall

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