Catholic Health Initiatives Environmental Srvs Tech - EVS(Days) Full-Time in HOUSTON, Texas

Environmental Srvs Tech - EVS(Days) Full-Time

Description

Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center

A quaternary care facility that is home of the Texas Heart® Institute, a

world-class cardiovascular research and education institution founded in 1962

by Denton A. Cooley, MD–consistently ranked as one of the nation’s best in

Cardiovascular Services & Heart Surgery.

The

first hospital in Texas and the Southwest designated a Magnet® hospital for

Nursing Excellence by the American Nurses Credentialing Center, receiving the

award four consecutive times. Baylor St. Luke’s is home to three freestanding

community emergency centers (Holcombe, Pearland, and San Felipe) offering adult

and pediatric care–treating more than 51,000 patients annually. The hospital

holds a collaborative partnership with Baylor College of Medicine and

affiliations with The University of Texas Medical School at Houston, The

University of Texas Medical Branch (Galveston), Houston Baptist University, and

Prairie View A&M University.

PositionSummary:

Maintains

the Hospital’s environment to be clean, safe and germ free. Displays image of

the Hospital by demonstrating courteous and professional behavior towards

patients, physicians, visitors, volunteers and other employees.

Qualifications

PositionResponsibilities:

  1. Follows infection

control practices and safety practices in all activities.

  1. Activities include:

cleaning floors; damp dusting furniture and fixtures; making and cleaning

patient beds; cleaning and emptying ash urns and waste receptacles; washing

windows, walls, ceilings, vents and lights; changing light bulbs; performing

non-routine floor care duties (buffing, shampooing, etc.); inspecting and

replace curtains and cubicles; checking and stocking soap and paper supplies;

hauling out trash; moving furniture; and using various cleaning equipment,

carts and products.

  1. Maintains

confidentiality and protects sensitive data at all times.

  1. Adheres to

organizational and department specific safety standards and guidelines.

  1. Works collaboratively

and supports efforts of team members.

  1. Demonstrates exceptional

customer service and interacts effectively with physicians, patients,

residents, visitors, staff and the broader health care community.

Minimum Experience:

None

required.

Minimum Knowledge,Skills, and Abilities:

Requires

self-discipline to perform work specifically assigned.

Requires

a display of personal attitude, courtesy and appearance for others to look

favorably on the institution (much contact with public).

Requires

understanding of either verbal or written communications and instructions. Must

be able to interpret written warnings as posted on doorways and chemicals.

Requires use of judgment making decisions adherent to standards.

Must

be able to work weekends and holidays.

Requires

continuous contact with cleaning solutions.

Requires

a normal, responsive relationship indicating sensitivity to other people. Must

maintain as confidential any information accidentally gained in the process of

working. Must demonstrate the ability to cooperate with others

Language Ability:

Adequate conversational English is required to take direction from management,

understand how to complete job tasks, communicate adequately with patients and

co-workers as necessary, understand and follow safety guidelines, and

understand the Associate Handbook and all hospital policies.

Reasoning Ability:

Must have the ability to understand a variety of instructions and deliver

successful results.

Job Environmental Services

Primary Location TEXAS-HOUSTON-ST LUKES MEDICAL CENTER

Daily Schedule Days

Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 80

Weekends Required Occasional

Req ID: 2017-R0115484