Housekeeping Aide-Part Time (14861-147)

United Surgical Partners International

Toms River,NJ


Toms River Surgery Center is seeking a valuable team member to help maintain the premises of the surgery center. The environmental service worker maintains environmental and infection control standards within established policies and procedures of the health care center. The position performs a variety of general cleaning tasks to maintain patient rooms, offices, hallways and other assigned areas of the facility. The position distributes and tracks clean linens to the appropriate departments and maintains stock levels as needed. The position follows standard practices and procedures and complies with regulatory requirements that include infection control and measures to maintain patient and staff safety. This opportunity is for evening PT shift (4:30p-9:30p) hours.Required Skills:Essential Functions* Dusts furniture, woodwork and equipment and dust-mops floors. Polishes and cleans fixtures in rooms and bathrooms.* Operates vacuums and related environmental service equipment.* Wet-mops rooms, halls and other areas* Cleans vents, fan fixtures, top of windows, doorframes and other high areas using a ladder.* Gathers and disposes of trash and waste materials using specified bags or containers.* Maintains the floors; keeps them free of debris and/or obstacles that would impair safe usage.* Moves furniture and other heavy objects as required.* Performs terminal cleaning procedures of patient rooms and prepares rooms for new occupants; follows isolation procedures in isolation rooms.* Cleans and disinfects all fixtures, floors, mirrors, windows, doors and walls of bathrooms.* Makes supply packs for departments and puts linen stacks in carts for distribution. Takes supply requests and delivers them.* Delivers linens to departments according to pre-established par levels and schedules. Distributes emergency supplies as needed.* Keeps records of linen distribution by department; checks floor linens supplies and lists linen use by department.* Keeps work areas neat and orderly, cleans equipment and assists with other cleaning duties as assigned.* Assists in other areas where reasonable directedRequired Skills* Completion of high school education or equivalent preferred. Must be able to read, write and follow instructions.* At least two to six months of experience as an Environment Attendant. Hospital experience preferred.* Possess the ability to follow established cleaning methods in performing daily tasks.* Possess the ability to perform routine repetitive cleaning of assigned patient rooms, offices, rest rooms and other areas.* Must be able to keep all equipment in good working condition.* Possess the ability to perform periodic or situational duties as assigned by immediate supervisor.

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