Environmental Services - Housekeeping - FT - Evenings

  • HCA
  • San Antonio, TX, USA
  • May 17, 2018
Healthcare

Job Description

Job Code: 01578-84795

Full-time

Evenings (rotating weekends)

Center City San Antonio is the backdrop for a vibrant and diverse community of patients served by Metropolitan Methodist Hospital. Our 354 bed hospital offers outstanding heart and cancer care, general surgery, neurosurgery, orthopedic surgery, obstetrics and gynecology services, inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation services, sleep disorder evaluation and the largest emergency room in downtown San Antonio. Our women's pavilion, the only stand-alone facility in downtown San Antonio dedicated to the health of women and their newborn babies, has earned an excellent reputation, one baby at a time.

Metropolitan Methodist Hospital has been recognized by Modern Healthcare as a Best Place to Work in Healthcare and for the third consecutive year as a Leader in LGBT Healthcare Equality by the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Foundation. We are pleased to announce it is the first hospital in San Antonio to achieve Pathway to Excellence designation by the American Nurses Credentialing Center. We have also been nationally recognized by Leapfrog for our focus on safety and quality, receiving a Grade A Hospital Safety Score. For more information, please visit our website at www.sahealth.com and select Metropolitan Methodist Hospital under Locations.

The Environmental Services Associate I is responsible for the general cleanliness of the following areas in the Medical Facilities: patient care areas, administrative areas, ancillary support areas, rest rooms, and all other areas requiring Environmental Services support. The routine work of this employee, depending upon area of assignment, consists of sweeping, mopping, vacuuming, dusting, and surface cleaning. Surface cleaning includes: all floors, walls, ceilings, sinks, mirrors, showers, commodes, windows, and other glass areas. The Environmental Services Associate I may need to move furniture and other heavy equipment.

Essential Job Functions:
  1. Performs cleaning functions in assigned areas using prescribed methods.
  2. Prepares the ES carts for assigned area.
  3. Removes soiled linens and changes beds with clean linens.
  4. Assists in cleaning of emergency spills observed or upon request.
  5. Applies proper infection control practices and isolation techniques.


EDUCATION REQUIRED AND/OR PREFERRED:
  • Must read, speak, and understand the English language.

LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION:
  • None


EXPERIENCE:
  • Prior cleaning experience in an institution.(preferred)


Last Edited: 05/15/2018

Reference

01578-84795