Req Number 001USC
Job Category Housekeeping
The Environmental Services Aide is essential to North Shore-LIJ's mission to provide excellent service for our patients. By performing general cleaning functions, the Environmental Services Aide maintains a safe and clean atmosphere, and creates presentable surroundings for our guests and team members.
Responsibilities include :
Performs all cleaning functions in a timely fashion by using properly labeled cleaning supplies, and keeping tools and equipment in good condition
Cleans beds, blinds, ceilings, light fixtures, sinks, toilets, bathtubs, showers, walls, windows, wall tiles, ceiling and wall vents, televisions, etc.
Washes and hangs draperies and cubicle curtains
Washes and polishes furniture and metal
Sweeps, mops, strips, scrubs, vacuums and buffs walkways and outside perimeter of facility
Replenishes liquid soap, paper towels and toilet paper
Moves furniture from one area to another within the facility (where applicable)
Collects and transports garbage, and disposes non-infectious waste appropriately
Cautiously transports and deposits Red Bags-Infectious Waste in holding cart
High School Diploma or equivalency required
Minimum of one (1) year experience in an industrial or hospital setting, preferred
Communicate effectively in English (speaking and reading)
Demonstrated competency in the use of all types of buffing and scrubbing machines, vacuum cleaners and extractor machines. Demonstrated competency in the use of "Sani-Pak" and cardboard baling machine.
Transforming care, optimizing patient satisfaction and creating better patient outcomes are just some of the things our talented team members are doing at North Shore-LIJ each and every day. As a culture committed to providing our customers with the highest quality service, we stand behind our core values: Patients first; Caring; Excellence; Innovation; Integrity and Teamwork. It is our commitment and our culture that sets us apart from others and is the cornerstone of everything we do. Join an organization whose team members are valued, cared for and offered continuous opportunities to grow. Click on the link to learn more about us: www.northshorelij.com/goals
Please note: North Shore-LIJ is a smoke-free environment. Smoking and the use of tobacco products is strictly prohibited anywhere on campus, including parking lots and outdoor areas on the premises. Free smoking cessation programs and quit medications are offered to team members who wish to quit through the North Shore-LIJ Center for Tobacco Control.