Responsible for daily housekeeping duties within the Facility. Performs cleaning and sanitation tasks according to established Facility procedures. Environmental Services Lead Worker will support the housekeeping staff.
Daily cleaning of residents rooms, bathrooms, hallways, utility rooms, entry ways, shower/tub rooms, chapel/conference room, employee lounges, dining areas, lounge/library area, main lobby area, offices, and other areas. Dry mopping, wet mopping, dusting, vacuuming carpets and removal of trash.
Washing of cubicle drapes/window drapes
Floor scrubbing with floor scrubber. Care of floor scrubber. Care of buffing machine.
Setting up and removal infection control rooms. Infection control cleaning. Care of equipment after cleaning infection control room.
Hand washing. Gloving and wearing the correct PPE
Care of cleaning housekeeping cart/stocking. Care of mops and rags
Room changes. Discharge/death of a resident
Extra assigned cleaning tasks - complete 2 times weekly
Cleaning of offices.
High School diploma or equivalent required
Deal with time pressures and stress
Employees in this position are, or can be, required to possess the following physical capabilities:
Lifting, carrying, pushing and/or pulling up to 30 lbs.
Stooping, kneeling and/or crouching daily.
Standing or walking more than 4 hours a day.
Running to respond to patient emergencies.
Reaching, grasping, fingering, and/or feeling more than 6 hours a day.
Visual acuity in order to correctly distinguish skin tone variations, evidence of IV infiltration, infection; able to read telemetry, blood pressure gauges, etc.
Audio acuity in order to correctly distinguish various body sounds (i.e., respirations, heart tones, bowel sounds).
Audio acuity to discern sounds made by various types of machinery or equipment that would indicate dangerous or improper operation.
Ability to communicate professionally with coworkers; follow verbal and written instructions.
SSM Health complies with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability or sex