Environmental Service Associate

Swedishamerican Rockford , IL 61101

Posted 1 week ago

Job Details

Environmental Services Associate

Join the REMARKABLE team at SwedishAmerican! As a division of UW Health, we offer patients local access to many world-class specialists right here in Rockford, Illinois and surrounding communities.

We are seeking a Environmental Services Associate to:

  • Join our world-class team of doctors, nurses and other health care professionals in providing everything from preventive health care to highly specialized programs.

  • Provide quality care in a compassionate patient- and family- centered environment.

  • Perform a variety of cleaning and service functions ensuring the safety, health and morale of patients, visitors and employees.

  • Assist patient's recovery by providing a sanitary, attractive, safe environment with minimal interference.

  • Participate in continuous quality improvement activities and educational experiences in support of departmental philosophy and objectives, as well as Health System Incentives.


  • On the job training is provided.

  • Ability to understand oral and written instructions.

  • Ability to effectively and respectfully interact with all levels of staff and the public within the organization and community.

  • Successful completion of annual job specific competencies and skill verification tools required.

Physical Requirements:

Ability to lift up to 50 pounds maximum with frequent carrying, pushing/pulling, bending, climbing, walking/standing.


SwedishAmerican offers a competitive compensation and benefits package. Work experience that is relevant to the position will be taken into consideration when determining the starting base pay.

SwedishAmerican serving northern Illinois and southern Wisconsin communities--also a Magnet-designated facility-- is dedicated to delivering high quality healthcare and strategies to keep our patients and their families well. In fact, quality drives all that we do. In recent years, our commitment to quality and excellence has resulted in more national awards, for quality and preference than any other health system in northern Illinois.

Learn more about our benefits at SAH

Explore SAH medical centers and clinic locations

SwedishAmerican, A division of UW Health values and embraces diversity and is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

icon no score

See how you match
to the job

Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Mobile App Icon
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere
App Store Icon Google Play Icon

Boost your job search productivity with our
free Chrome Extension!

lc_apply_tool GET EXTENSION

Similar Jobs

Want to see jobs matched to your resume? Upload One Now! Remove
Environmental Health & Safety Intern Rockford IL

Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc.

Posted Yesterday

VIEW JOBS 3/18/2019 12:00:00 AM 2019-06-16T00:00 Job ID : 88468BR Location : US - Illinois - Rockford : Job Description When you're part of the team at Thermo Fisher Scientific, you'll do important work. You'll have the opportunity to grow and learn in a culture that empowers your development. We have created an inclusive, global environment that values the power of diverse talent, backgrounds, and experiences to drive speed, productivity, innovation, and growth. Our internship program will give you a chance to get real world business experience and build your network before graduation. We are seeking an energetic, responsible intern to join our growing organization. In this position, you will be expected to learn the ins-and-outs of our daily routines and procedures. You will focus on learning how our organization runs, and can be expected to gain valuable insight that can further your interest in your chosen career field. Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (NYSE: TMO) is the world leader in serving science. With revenues of $20 billion and the largest investment in R&D in the industry, we give our 70,000 employees the resources and opportunities to make significant contributions to the world. The customers we serve fall within pharmaceutical and biotech companies, hospitals and clinical diagnostic labs, universities, research institutions and government agencies. Our products and services help accelerate the pace of scientific discovery, and solve challenges ranging from complex research to routine testing to field applications. Summary of Internship: partner closely with our Environmental Health & Safety team on a specific projects that would lead to the development of site safety documents, reference material, and training material. Examples include: * Streamline current programs and standard operating procedures * Analyze data and identify opportunities for improvement * Safety testing in work areas * Create site specific Safety Inspection forms and administer training * To meet safety requirements, safety inspection forms need to be reviewed and standardized * Develop and conduct training for team members to clearly understand how inspections should be completed * Active involvement with multiple aspects of safety and environmental tasks * Additional specific tasks tailored to Voluntary Protection Program (VPP) readiness * Participate in site safety team meetings Minimum Requirements/Qualifications * Student enrolled in an Environmental Health & Safety or related program at an accredited college * Knowledge of Environmental, Health, and Safety regulations and guidelines * Demonstrated proficiency with computer applications including MS office At Thermo Fisher Scientific, each one of our 70,000 extraordinary minds has a unique story to tell. Join us and contribute to our singular mission—enabling our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer. If you are an individual with a disability who requires reasonable accommodation to complete any part of our application process, click here for further assistance. Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status. Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. Rockford IL

Environmental Service Associate