Environmental Services Technician, Riverside, 3:00Pm-11:30Pm, 40 Hrs/Wk

Mercy Health System Rockford , IL 61101

Posted 2 months ago

Experience a rewarding and fulfilling career with Mercyhealth. Mercyhealth is committed to offering our partners a best place to work.

Our unique workplace Culture of Excellence is built upon: Employee engagement, empowerment and growth Teamwork toward our common goal # providing exceptional health care services with a passion for making lives better An atmosphere of caring and quality that cascades throughout the organization Department/Skill highlights Location: Javon Bae Hospital # Riverside Campus Holiday and weekend rotation Essential duties and Responsibilities Responsible for thorough cleaning of assigned areas including, but not limited to, furniture, tile, fixtures, windows, sinks, tubs, toilets, mirrors, showers, etc.

Perform high and low dusting of TV#s, lights, walls, mop floors, elevators and stairs, clean door frames, ceiling vents, and vacuum carpet, etc. Adhere to all organizational policies and procedures. Observes all isolation procedures and Infect Prevention Standards.

Is knowledgeable on correct chemicals used for different pathogens. Maintains EVS closet, EVS cart, and all equipment in a neat and orderly manner. Reports any safety hazards or equipment in need of repair to supervisor and/or Facilities.

Maintain correct amount of supplies. Is knowledgeable on correct chemicals used for different pathogens. Replenishes paper, soap supplies, hand sanitizer.

Hangs cubicles/drapes according to department policy. Special project assignments, including coordinating specifics such as; contacting affected departments to advise of upcoming project (i.e. construction projects, wall cleaning, drapes, changing cubicles, window washing, etc.), and post informational signs. Moves furniture, supplies and equipment as requested adhering to departmental safety and lifting procedures.

Seeks assistance when in doubt. Responsible for properly mixing and storing chemicals to achieve correct dilution ratio. Uses proper personal protective equipment including safety goggles when needed.

Reads directions carefully and asks supervisor when in doubt. Uses wet floor signs, etc. to block off work area. Makes beds in accordance with specific area needs.

Is knowledgeable and can identify various bed types.# Utilizes bed tracking phone/pager, places bed in EPIC and removes when bed has been completed.# Responds to phone/pager call from supervisor within 5 minutes.# Reports phone/pager problems to supervisor.

Logs out of EPIC. Ensures dismissal rooms are ready for the next patient.

Uses Xenex UV Light robot for specified rooms where available. Returns soiled and clean unused mops to department and places in proper containers/areas. Adheres to all applicable regulations and standards.

Adheres to proper handling, transport and disposal of all waste types, including but not limited to: hazardous, infectious, sharps, confidential, recycling, regular trash, universal. Complete DOT Certification in order to package and transport regulated medical waste. Asks supervisor or lead when in doubt.

Education and Experience High school graduate or equivalent preferred. Previous cleaning experience helpful. Special Physical Demands The Special Physical Demands are considered Essential Job Functions of the position with or without reasonable accommodations.# This is considered very heavy work.

While performing the duties of this job, the partner is regularly required to perform repetitive motions related to the following: stand, walk, finger, handle, feel, grasp, push, pull and reach with hands and arms.

The partner is regularly required to sit and talk or hear. The partner is frequently required to climb (using step stool or ladder), balance and stoop, kneel, twist, bend, crouch, or crawl.

The partner is occasionally required to smell.

The partner must regularly lift and/or move up to 25 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 100 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move over 100 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, peripheral vision, distance vision, depth perception. #

Experience a rewarding and fulfilling career with Mercyhealth. Mercyhealth is committed to offering our partners a best place to work.

Our unique workplace Culture of Excellence is built upon:

  • Employee engagement, empowerment and growth

  • Teamwork toward our common goal - providing exceptional health care services with a passion for making lives better

  • An atmosphere of caring and quality that cascades throughout the organization

Department/Skill highlights

  • Location: Javon Bae Hospital - Riverside Campus

  • Holiday and weekend rotation

Essential duties and Responsibilities

  • Responsible for thorough cleaning of assigned areas including, but not limited to, furniture, tile, fixtures, windows, sinks, tubs, toilets, mirrors, showers, etc.

    Perform high and low dusting of TV's, lights, walls, mop floors, elevators and stairs, clean door frames, ceiling vents, and vacuum carpet, etc.

  • Adhere to all organizational policies and procedures.

  • Observes all isolation procedures and Infect Prevention Standards.

    Is knowledgeable on correct chemicals used for different pathogens.

  • Maintains EVS closet, EVS cart, and all equipment in a neat and orderly manner. Reports any safety hazards or equipment in need of repair to supervisor and/or Facilities.

    Maintain correct amount of supplies. Is knowledgeable on correct chemicals used for different pathogens.

  • Replenishes paper, soap supplies, hand sanitizer.

  • Hangs cubicles/drapes according to department policy.

  • Special project assignments, including coordinating specifics such as; contacting affected departments to advise of upcoming project (i.e. construction projects, wall cleaning, drapes, changing cubicles, window washing, etc.), and post informational signs.

  • Moves furniture, supplies and equipment as requested adhering to departmental safety and lifting procedures.

    Seeks assistance when in doubt.

  • Responsible for properly mixing and storing chemicals to achieve correct dilution ratio. Uses proper personal protective equipment including safety goggles when needed.

    Reads directions carefully and asks supervisor when in doubt. Uses wet floor signs, etc. to block off work area.

  • Makes beds in accordance with specific area needs.

    Is knowledgeable and can identify various bed types.

    Utilizes bed tracking phone/pager, places bed in EPIC and removes when bed has been completed. Responds to phone/pager call from supervisor within 5 minutes. Reports phone/pager problems to supervisor.

    Logs out of EPIC. Ensures dismissal rooms are ready for the next patient.

    Uses Xenex UV Light robot for specified rooms where available.

  • Returns soiled and clean unused mops to department and places in proper containers/areas.

  • Adheres to all applicable regulations and standards.

  • Adheres to proper handling, transport and disposal of all waste types, including but not limited to: hazardous, infectious, sharps, confidential, recycling, regular trash, universal. Complete DOT Certification in order to package and transport regulated medical waste. Asks supervisor or lead when in doubt.

Education and Experience

High school graduate or equivalent preferred. Previous cleaning experience helpful.

Special Physical Demands

The Special Physical Demands are considered Essential Job Functions of the position with or without reasonable accommodations.

This is considered very heavy work.

While performing the duties of this job, the partner is regularly required to perform repetitive motions related to the following: stand, walk, finger, handle, feel, grasp, push, pull and reach with hands and arms.

The partner is regularly required to sit and talk or hear. The partner is frequently required to climb (using step stool or ladder), balance and stoop, kneel, twist, bend, crouch, or crawl.

The partner is occasionally required to smell.

The partner must regularly lift and/or move up to 25 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 100 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move over 100 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, peripheral vision, distance vision, depth perception.



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