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Environmental Service Worker (Full-Time; Days) at Nicklaus Children's Health System

Posted in Science 30+ days ago.

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Type: Full-Time
Location: Miami, Florida

Job Description:

Job Summary

As a member of our housekeeping staff, you will be responsible for ensuring our patients, families, visitors, as well as employees have a wonderful experience by cleaning and maintaining your assigned area within Nicklaus Children's Health System. Working here is about making a difference in the lives of children every day.

Minimum Job Requirements

  • Prior customer service experience.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  •  Cleans/maintains assigned work area by gathering materials, refilling carts, removing trash, disposing red bags, disinfecting bathrooms (including shower, sink, and toilet) and dusting. 

  •  Cleans/disinfects emergency spills and debris immediately.

  •  Ensures equipment is in good working order.

  •  Removes and properly disposes of trash and soiled linen.

  •  Replenishes supplies and linen.

  •  Reports safety hazards and defects immediately.

  •  Provides excellent customer service to all patients, visitors, and internal customers.

  •  Greets patients and families in a courteous manner when entering room.

  •  Performs special cleaning procedures such as terminal cleanings when needed (deep cleaning using bleach, wipe walls, clean underneath bed, high dust, change curtains).

  •  Responds to verbal speech, alarm signals, radio, and telephone communications within appropriate time frame as specified by leader.


  •  High school education or equivalent preferred.

  •  Able to comprehend verbal and written instructions in English.

  •  Able to communicate to request supplies and write identifying information.

  •  Housekeeping and/or maintenance experience preferred.

  •  Floor care experience preferred.

  •  Able to relate cooperatively and constructively with clients and co-workers.

  •  Ability to follow simple instructions to accomplish repetitive tasks.

  •  Excellent customer service skills.