Environmental Services Technician (Housekeeping)-85002

US-OR-Hillsboro
Department
Environmental Services-85001
Req #
2017-4203
Job Type
Full Time (72+ hours per pay period)
Shift
Variable
# of Openings
1
Classification
Non-Exempt
Budgeted Hours Per Pay Period
72.

Overview

At Tuality Healthcare, an OHSU Partner, it's an honor and a privilege to serve those near us. That's why since our beginnings in 1918, and as we expand our strong network of services through our clinical affiliation with OHSU, we continue to be committed to providing the best health care possible and a valued community partner.  Watch what happens when we combine our deep understanding of the community’s health needs with OHSU’s leadership in healthcare innovation.

 

Tuality’s many awards showcase our position as one of the Portland metro area’s premier health care providers, including 3rd Healthiest Employer in Oregon from The Portland Business Journal, Tuality’s 5th straight Gold Plus from the American Heart Association, and #1 Nationwide Best Hospital IT Department to work for according to Healthcare IT News.

 

Here at Tuality our employees care about making a difference.  In fact, they care so much that in our most recent employee satisfaction survey we had an 80% participation rate!  Tuality is truly unique because of the relationships we build and as individuals we are seen and heard.  Come be part of our team, and let your voice be heard!

Summary of Duties

Performs a variety of environmental services tasks to keep the hospital and offices in a clean and sanitary condition.  Assists in other projects such as moving furniture, carpet repair and other maintenance tasks as requested.

Hiring Competencies

a)    Education:  High school diploma, GED, or equivalent preferred.

b)    Previous janitorial experience required, hospital experience preferred.

c)    Able to deal with multiple demands in a fast-paced work environment.

d)    Must be able to communicate in English with patients, internal customers (nurses, techs, and medical staff) and EVS Lead. Must be able to understand both verbal and written instruction in English to assist and communicate with our patients, respond to emergency pages overhead, and to understand labeling of chemicals for the purpose of cleaning, safety, etc.

e)    Experience in a healthcare housekeeping department is desirable.

f)     Personal appearance makes a good first impression.

g)    Candidates must demonstrate and provide excellent communication and customer service skills as well as enjoy interacting with the public.


WORKING ENVIRONMENT:

Works in a well lighted/ventilated environment.  Is subject to frequent interruptions and to environmental noise.  Must follow safety standards in working with procedures utilizing chemicals, body fluids, body mechanics and infectious waste.

 

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

Percentage of Time Spent:

% of time

Physical Requirement

1-30%

Standing

0%

Sitting

60-100%

Walking

1-30%

Lifting / Carrying

 

Refer to Job Analysis

Additional Posting Information

Tuality Healthcare believes in providing equal employment opportunities for all qualified individuals. Recruitment, hiring, promotions, transfers, working conditions, training, and compensation will be based on qualifications without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, age, creed, national origin, marital status, family relationship, veteran status, genetic information, physical or mental disability, or any other status or characteristic protected by applicable law. We further commit ourselves to continuing the practical application of this policy in our daily business conduct.

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