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Patient Area Cleaner - Multiple shifts - Multiple Locations in Orlando, FL at Adventist Health System

Date Posted: 12/8/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
  • Location:
    Orlando, FL
  • Job Category
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Job Function
    Facilities Services / Housekeeping / Security
  • Travel
  • Shift
  • AHS Zone
    2-Legacy System
  • Organization
    Florida Hospital

Job Description

Patient Area Cleaner -Environmental Services – Florida Hospital – Multiple Campuses – Multiple Shifts

Florida Hospital seeks to hire a Patient Area Cleaner who will embrace our mission to extend the healing ministry of Christ.

Florida Hospital Facility Profile:

Established in 1908, Florida Hospital is one of the largest not-for-profit healthcare systems in the country, caring for more than a million patients each year. The 2,286-bed acute-care medical facility, comprised of nine hospitals, has been recognized by U.S. News & World Report as one of the best hospitals in the country for the past 10 years. It serves as a community hospital for Greater Orlando and as a major tertiary referral hospital for Central Florida and much of the Southeast, the Caribbean and Latin America.

Department Profile:

The environmental services department is responsible for maintaining the cleanliness and sanitation of our patient rooms and ancillary areas such as offices, public areas and other hospital departments. Our team follows a ten step cleaning and patient experience process to excel with patient and client engagement.

Available Campuses:

Patient Area Cleaner positions may be offered at the following locations (availability fluctuates based on campus needs):

  • Florida Hospital Altamonte
  • Florida Hospital Apopka
  • Florida Hospital Celebration Health
  • Florida Hospital East Orlando
  • Florida Hospital Orlando
  • Florida Hospital Kissimmee
  • Florida Hospital Winter Garden
  • Winter Park Memorial Hospital

EVS Incentives:

Patient Area Cleaner position offers the following Incentives:

  • Benefits after 90 days of hire
  • Shift Differentials
  • Growth opportunities

Available Work Hours/Shifts:

Patient Area Cleaner shifts available(availability fluctuates based on campus needs):

  • Full-time, Part Time and On Call
  • Day and/or evening and/or night shifts including weekends

Job Summary:

The Patient /Area Cleaner performs daily cleaning using the 12 steps and patient experience process of patient rooms, ancillary areas, restrooms, offices, public areas and corridor. Provides supplies to mentioned areas as appropriate. Maintains areas of responsibility to the high standards set by the department, its member and Florida Hospital. The Patient/Area Cleaner’s job duties may include transport of hazardous waste from the point of generation to a designated secure storage area. Also, will be required to complete initial training (prior to handling hazardous waste) and refresher training to include proper handling and transport of bio-hazardous waste, and proper selection, use and disposal of personal protective equipment. Adhere to all policies and procedures set by Florida Hospital and the department. Actively participate in outstanding customer service and accept responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all.

Knowledge, Skills, Education, & Experience Required:

  • Demonstrate ability to read, write, communicate and understand instructions given in English.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of floor care maintenance and processes.
  • Demonstrates knowledge of environmental services equipment and chemicals used the department.

Job Responsibilities:

Demonstrates through behavior Florida Hospital’s Core Values of Integrity, Compassion, Balance, Excellence, Stewardship and Teamwork as outlined in the organization’s Performance Excellence Program

  • Performs cleaning function using the 12 steps process in all assigned areas. Assesses area(s) of assignment.
  • Performs patient experience function while interacting with patients, visitors and staff.
  • Adjusts to staff shortages and covering other assigned areas.
  • Maintains high standards set by department and Florida Hospital.
  • Monitors and report any equipment issues or shortages.
  • Assesses areas of assignment and make any suggestion for improvement to supervisor.
  • Properly utilizes personal protective equipment in all aspects of job performance.
  • Documents daily assignments completed.
  • Utilizes “TeamThroughput/Cerner Bed Management” system to maintain productive flow of beds and patients. Call in and out as required.
  • Accesses the medication room for cleaning purposes only. (Will be properly oriented on med room procedures.)
  • Interacts with patients/customers in an appropriate manner in relation to age based competencies.
  • Performs other duties as assigned by supervisor or director.

If you want to be a part of a team that is dedicated to delivering the highest quality in patient care, we invite you to explore the Patient Area Cleaner opportunity with Florida Hospital and apply online today.

Job Keywords:

environmental services, janitorial, cleaning, housekeeping

Position Location:  All Hospitals
Job:  Facilities Services / Housekeeping / Security
Organization:  Florida Hospital
Primary Location:  US-FL-Orlando
Schedule:  Full-time
Shift:  Day
Job Level:  Entry Level
Education Level:  None
Travel:  No
Job Posting:  Aug 8, 2018, 2:50:48 PM

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