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Housekeeper - Environmental Services Associate I - Full time Evenings

The Associate I will be responsible for the cleanliness and service of hospital facilities, inside and outside buildings. Work in assigned areas (patient care, offices, stairs, elevator, soiled holding, compactor, loading dock, hallways, parking lots, and other areas). Perform routine, repetitive tasks on a continuous basis, accepting supervision, despite frequent interruptions. Responsible for the care of cleaning equipment, effective expenditure of supplies (soaps, disinfectants, finishes, abrasive, polishes, and other cleaning supplies). Spend considerable time outdoors transporting debris to compactors. Communicate professionally with patients and staff member. Check e-mails frequently to comply with hospital requirements. Use assigned computers for bed tracking purposes.

Work Location: Washington, DC

Evening Shift Full time

Hours: 2:30 PM - 11:00 PM with Every other weekend

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

1.Minimum computer skills required (having the ability to check emails). Must be able to use online education available.
2.Ability to communicate effectively.
3.Mechanical ability and technical knowledge for operating powered equipment and the initiative to meet the most rigid care requirements, preferred.
4.Some floor care or related experience desirable, although duties may be learned through in-service training.
5.Knowledge of environmental service equipment and products such as hand tools, cleaning chemicals, floor maintenance materials, and powered equipment, preferred.
6.Familiar with standard procedures used during the execution of assigned duties and the cleaning of isolation or biologically hazardous area, preferred.
7.Ability to perform tasks with due consideration for the patients in the vicinity.
8. Must be able to handle carts and various other items weighing 75 lbs.

Johns Hopkins Health System and its affiliates are drug-free workplace employers.