Housekeeper II- Full-Time Evenings
Schedule: Full-time40 hours.Evenings 3:00 pm - 11:30 pm Monday - Friday, every other weekend and holiday
This position requires 1-2 years of floor and carpet care experience.
Supports the organizationrsquo;s mission, vision and values by exhibiting the following behaviors: Excellence in maintaining a clean safe, orderly and attractive environment, throughout all Hospital departments, patient areas, and all support areas, including hospital controlled areas. Also performs discharge cleaning as needed. Responsible as a member of the healthcare team for daily communication and interaction with our customers (Nursing, Unit Coordinators, Practice Administrators, patients, public, etc.).
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
bull; Project work, including: strip and recoat floors; carpet cleaning in doctors suites; special detail work especially in all of the Operating Rooms entrances, hallways, and staircases.
bull; Performs the following floor and carpet care techniques: carpet bonneting and extracting, spray buffing, burnishing, scrub amp; recoat, stripping and refinishing.
bull; Performs the 8 steps cleaning procedures, daily cleaning, discharge cleaning, bed making, wall spotting, toilet cleaning, high and low dusting, O.R. terminal cleaning.
bull; Cleans up all organic body waste, i.e. blood and body fluids, feces, sputum etc. as instructed by the supervisor or team leader.
bull; Hangs cubical curtains, shower curtains and window curtains.
bull; Up on discharge cleaning, disinfect and/or sanitize I.V. poles, pumps and other patient equipment.
bull; Ability to learn and to demonstrate new procedures related to the health care industry.
bull; Collects solid and contaminated waste.
bull; Delivers solid waste to the compacting area.
bull; Inspects equipment daily to maintain it in clean conditions and in good repair.
bull; Maintains good public relations with all patients, facility and staff personnel.
About Brigham and Women#39;s Faulkner Hospital
Brigham and Women#39;s Faulkner Hospital is a 171- bed non-profit, community teaching hospital located in Jamaica Plain directly across the street from the Arnold Arboretum. Founded in 1900, Brigham and Women#39;s Faulkner Hospital has a long history of meeting the health care needs of our patients by offering comprehensive care in a wide variety of specialties. At Brigham and Women#39;s Faulkner Hospital, our world revolves around our patients and their families, which is why wersquo;ve been nationally recognized for our best practices in patient care, safety measures and surgical outcomes. If yoursquo;re looking for more than a career, join Brigham and Womenrsquo;s Faulkner Hospital. Our patients call it better care. Our employees call it home.
- High school education or equivalent.
- Must have at least 1 to 2 years of experience in floor and carpet care.
- Must have ability to understand and converse in English at a level which allows safe, efficient performance of the job.
- Be able to lift 25-50 pounds. Requires manual dexterity and ability to stand for long periods of time.
- Performs basic and heavier cleaning functions in assigned areas following established schedules and using prescribed methods.
- Performs all environmental services tasks demonstrating services orientation to fellow employees, staff and patients.
- Competent in using the proper chemicals for the proper tasks.
- Ability to perform cleaning of emergency spills when observed and/or up on request.
Brigham and Womenrsquo;s Faulkner Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to an employeersquo;s protected status, such as age, race, sex, color, ancestry, religion, national origin, physical or mental disability, veteran status, citizenship, gender identity or expression or sexual orientation.
Primary Location MA-Boston-BWFH Brigham and Women's Faulkner Hospital Main
BWFH Brigham and Women's Faulkner Hospital Main (FKHBWFHMAIN)
1153 Centre Street