Environmental Services Technician at Oregon Health & Science University in Portland, Oregon

Posted in Other 15 days ago.

Job Description:

Oregon Health & Science University

Oregon Health & Science University values a diverse and culturally competent workforce. We are proud of our commitment to being an equal opportunity, affirmative action organization that does not discriminate against applicants on the basis of any protected class status, including disability status and protected veteran status. Individuals with diverse backgrounds and those who promote diversity and a culture of inclusion are encouraged to apply. To request reasonable accommodation contact the Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Department at 503-494-5148 or aaeo@ohsu.edu.

Location: US-OR-Portland
Req ID: 2020-6294
Position Category: Facilities/Custodian/Trades
Position Type: Regular Full-Time
Job Type: AFSCME union represented
Department: Environmental Services
Salary Range: $15.00 - $19.45 per hour
Schedule: Friday-Tuesday
Hours: 7:30 am - 4:00 pm
HR Mission: Healthcare

Function/Duties of Position

The purpose of this position is to maintain a clean, sanitary, and safe environment for patients, visitors, and staff.

This position is responsible for reducing the risk of healthcare associated infections by cleaning and sanitizing critical surfaces. Duties include, but are not limited to mopping, sweeping, vacuuming, dusting, disposing of trash and bio waste, and linen removal.

As with all EVS positions, this position is responsible for providing excellent customer service to patients, visitors, and staff. This person should have communication skills and the ability to work effectively with people from various backgrounds.

Required Qualifications

  • Must demonstrate a stable work history
  • Able to communicate in English
  • Must demonstrate regular attendance
  • Ability to work collaboratively with a team
  • Exceptional customer service skills
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills
  • Strong organizational skills and ability to multi-task
  • Serve as a positive and professional role model
  • Must maintain core competencies and demonstrate continuous application of these skills throughout the period of employment
  • Must be able to perform the essential functions of the position with or without accommodation
  • Bust environment with lots of interruptions, multiple demands, and people interactions
  • Must demonstrate regular attendance by coming to work on scheduled working days
  • Must be able to work independently and get along with all staff, visitors, and patients
  • Requires a high level of physical activity
  • Must be reasonably strong and agile, able to bend, stoop, climb, walk, and do light lifting up to 35 lbs.
  • Must be able to work at a rapid pace
  • A great deal of the day is spent on your feet

Preferred Qualifications

  • Some custodial experience preferred including some floor care experience
  • HS diploma/ GED

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