Sinai Health System MSH ENVIRO SVS ENVIRO SVS WORKER I in Chicago, Illinois

GENERAL SUMMARY:

Cleans patient rooms, medical/surgical rooms and public areas by performing the following duties.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND DUTIES:

  • Dust and wet mop all tile area.

  • Vacuum all carpet areas.

  • Cleans lobbies, lounges, rest rooms, corridors, elevators, and stairways.

  • Clean and disinfect any equipment or other items containment as appropriate under the hospital guidelines.

  • Clean and disinfect beds. Remove old linen and make patient beds.

  • Cleans and replenish/hangs draperies. and cubicle curtains. Washes blinds.

  • Dusts furniture. Washes walls, tile, ceiling, and woodwork. Washes windows, door panels and handles, sills fixtures and other assigned areas.

  • Empties and cleans wastebaskets.

  • Transports trash and waste to disposal area.

  • Replenishes bathroom supplies.

  • Notifies supervisor promptly of completed/cleaned and disinfected patient rooms, which are available for occupancy.

  • Train new employees are departmental procedures.

  • Distributes supplies.

  • Demonstrates knowledge of required protective apparel in designated hospital areas.

  • Demonstrates proper procedures regarding patient safety and infection control in accordance with approved hospital standards.

  • Demonstrates proper procedures regarding the mandatory requirements of the EPA on the segregation of all hospital-contaminated waste.

MINIMUM EDUCATION:

  • High school diploma or equivalent strongly preferred.

  • Must be able to read, write and understand English.

MINIMUM WORK EXPERIENCE:

Previous hotel or healthcare experience desired.