Performs sanitizing and disinfecting work throughout specialized departments in the hospital, Tivoli and clinics.
Must stay current and knowledgeable on disinfection practices and infection control requirements by following DSH standards and techniques for infection reduction.
Performs general cleaning tasks such as but not limited to trash/recycling/biohazard removal, dusting, wet wiping, glass cleaning, vacuuming, spotting, polishing and mopping.
Adds and performs sections of "Detail Cleaning" such as wiping walls, ceiling vents, high/low dusting, wiping furniture, edge vacuuming and baseboard cleaning.
Performs basic/intermediate equipment care, checks for wear and damage on assigned equipment and reports problems immediately. Will use equipment such as but not limited to vacuums, auto scrubbers, wet vacuums, swing scrubbers, high speed floor polishers, box carpet extractors, auto extractors, pole scrubbers, steam cleaners and various floor pads.
Complies with department Quality Control Reports and makes corrections to work quality quickly.
Performs deep extraction and light extraction carpet cleaning, hard floor polishing, hard floor stripping and re-finishing. Must stay current and knowledgeable on Carpet Care and Hard Floor Maintenance by following
ESD standards and methods defined in the department employee resource manual.
Observes and inspects assigned areas for maintenance and security needs and reports needed repairs as soon as possible.
Keeps paper and chemical supplies stored in work rooms neat and organized. Keeps Housekeeping cart clean and stocked.
Follows the rules and intent of the department's regulations and safety guidelines.
Frequently required to stand, walk, stoop, kneel or crouch.
Occasionally required to sit or climb.
Required to use hands to handle or feel objects, tools or controls.
Frequently required to lift and/or move up to 25 pounds.
Occasionally required to lift and/or move up to 50 pounds of department supplies and equipment.
Occasionally may need to move supplies or equipment over 75 pounds.
Requires specific vision abilities for far vision, near vision, depth perception, colors, accommodation and peripheral vision.
Vision correctable to 20/40.