To ensure a high quality of cleaning and pleasing customer service environment to hospital inpatients and to provide timely turnover of inpatient rooms using established procedures and standards.
High school diploma or equivalent preferred. Must be at least 18 years old. Experience in housekeeping procedures preferred. Ability to use special Isolation Cleaning techniques for Inpatient and Area Cleaning required. Ability to adjust to shifting priorities and respond to STAT calls required. Ability to think, act, and respond to emergency situations required. Ability to adjust to frequent changes in work duties that may impact work duties schedules required. Ability to work as a member of the health care team and articulate special circumstances and information to clinical staff required. Must maintain tact and sensitivity in dealing with others and sensitive situations. Ability to lift, bend, stoop, and kneel. BedTacking systems, telephones, pagers, and Pyxis machine usage. Housekeeping equipment (hand and automatic), dollies, carts, etc. required. Personal protective equipment and cleaning agents required; Good written and verbal communication skills and guest relation skills required.