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.
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.
h. Bilingual skills a plus.
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.
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. Our affiliation with OHSU brings the advanced medical resources of Oregon’s only academic health center, which allows local providers to receive guidance from some of the country’s top specialists and pass that expertise on to Tuality patients where they can be cared for in their community.
Tuality’s many awards showcase our position as one of the Portland metro area’s premier healthcare providers, including 5th straight year in Top 10 Healthiest Employers in Oregon from The Portland Business Journal, Tuality’s 6th straight Gold Plus Award from the American Heart Association, and 2016 #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!