Selects cleaning materials/supplies and prepares cleaning solutions. Loads service cart and transports to work area. Cleans assigned areas (including, but not limited to, walls, doors, tile, fixtures, patient TVs and equipment) with germicidal cleaning solutions.
Sweeps, mops floors and vacuums carpet. Spot cleans carpet using appropriate solutions.
Cleans restrooms, vanity areas, showers and commodes, maintaining sanitary and odor free conditions. Replenishes essentials
Collects and removes trash, sanitizes all garbage cans and compactor area. May collect and transport hazardous waste in a special closed container for sterilization before disposal.
May collect soiled linen and distribute clean linen.
Arranges furniture for meeting, workshops and community affairs.
Returns unused supplies to janitor closet ensuring all times are replaced in an orderly manner.
Schedules EVS employees
Orders supplies. Orders Linen.
Collects and Reviews daily checklists
Support the Environmental Services Manager with the interview process, orientation and training for Environmental Services Aides and performance improvement activities related to the Environmental Services Aides
Support the Environmental Services Manager in the development of Environmental Services Aide scheduling, monitoring and department meetings;
Competent in operating floor tech equipment;
Meet with the Hospital Assistant Administrator on regular basis to discuss opportunities to further improve overall Environmental Services Department performance and morale of department and other topics as they relate to the Environmental Services Aide work-group.
Good interpersonal skills.
Able to read and understand English to comprehend instructions of cleaning materials.
Approximate percent of time required to travel:
High School Graduate or equivalent preferred
None. Previous experience in acute care setting preferred.