The Environmental Care Technician performs housekeeping duties for the hospital's Environmental Services Department. Assigned to work with Assistant Director of Environmental Services or the Housekeeping Supervisor on a regular basis. On evenings and weekends could also receive direction from the Evening Supervisor as assigned by the Assistant Director of Environmental Services. May also be assigned at times to receive guidance and instruction from the Nursing Department.
Environmental Care Technician is guided by basic knowledge of cleaning techniques and procedures, operation and use of department equipment and supplies. Responsible for the timely, courteous, and competent services rendered in a safe manner for patients, visitors, and hospital staff. Accepts additional assignments related to support functions as is needed to provide service excellence to patients, visitors, and hospital staff.
Supports the Mission of Trinity Health and Holy Cross Hospital.
Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Required:
Education: High school diploma or GED preferred.
Knowledge: Ability to read and comprehend instructions in writing and orally.
Skills: Ability to read and write information in English regarding Duty list, Instructional information, and policies and procedures. Ability to use alphanumeric pager and telephone. Customer service core competencies for ability to deal directly with patients, their families, visitors, and hospital staff. Able to work independently.
Experience: Some on-the job experience as a housekeeper in Healthcare, Hotel, or Commercial cleaning preferred.
Equipment: Good physical condition and a general ability to work with hand and power tools.
Holy Cross Health is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer.
Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran (M/F/D/V) status.
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