Environmental Svc Aide

St. Catherine Of Siena Smithtown , NY 11787

Posted 6 days ago

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Environmental Service Aide

Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center is a 537- bed (including 100 nursing home beds) teaching hospital and a member of Catholic Health Services of Long Island. With almost 900 physicians on staff, and a level II Trauma Center, we care for well over 100,000 patients annually across the south shore of Long Island. Our reputation for excellence is built on great choices and empowered leadership, and fosters a team that's focused on evidence based practice, continual learning and exceptional quality of care.

The Environmental Services Aide is responsible for maintaining resident rooms, corridors and other rooms in the facility in a clean, orderly, attractive and sanitary condition.


  • Collects waste materials and transports outdoors to compactor, following special handling for red bad waste.

  • Sweeps, mops, wet-washes, and vacuums floors using buffing machine and polish, shampoos carpets and strips and waxes floor.

  • High dusts ceiling fixtures, vents and televisions. May work on ladders or scaffolding when washing walls and ceilings.

  • Prepares cleaning and disinfecting solutions as prescribed.

  • Responds to emergency calls for necessary immediate clean up.

  • Turns and changes mattresses, sets up bed frames, hangs drapery, blinds, and/or shades as required.

  • Sets up, disinfects and breaks down isolation bins and carts.

  • Looks for and reports any hazardous conditions for malfunctioning equipment to Supervisor, Maintenance Supervisor or Administrator.

  • Notifies Supervisor when supplies are low.

  • May be required to move furniture, sweep patios and help with snow removal efforts.

  • May be required to pick up supplies form GSHMC or make other external trips.

  • Receives and distributes supplies.

  • Familiar with department and facility Performance Improvement Projects.

  • With appropriate training willingly accepts additional related responsibilities


  • High school graduate or equivalent

  • Basic computer skills

  • Knowledge of all aspects of floor care

At Catholic Health Services of Long Island your well-being comes first, with comprehensive compensation and benefits; our offerings go beyond the basics. In addition to multiple medical plans, life insurance, generous paid time off and flexible spending accounts, we also offer substantial tuition reimbursement, an employer funded pension plan and several savings plan options for your future.

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