Environmental Services Associate I

Location: Wilimington, MA
Job ID: 152415-1A
Date Posted: Aug 14, 2019

Job Description

Welcome To

 

Winchester Hospital is part of a vibrant and growing health care system, recognized as a trailblazer in medicine and a standard bearer in patient experience. It includes an award-winning academic medical center, a superb constellation of community hospitals, home care services, rehabilitation facilities and more.

We are committed to attracting, developing and retaining top talent in a market long recognized and revered as a global leader in health. With a team approach to care, we encourage learning and growth at all levels, and we offer competitive salaries and benefits. We adhere to the principles of a just and fair work environment for all colleagues, where respect is foundational and performance is rewarded.

About the Job

"TALKING TUESDAYS"

Feel free to drop in to the office from 9am to 4pm to interview onsite with a Recruiter 

 

As part of Guest Services/Environmental Services team, this position:

  • Cleans non-inpatient areas.
  • Initiates the seven step cleaning process when cleaning a patient room, which includes trash/recycling, high dusting, damp wiping, cleaning restrooms, dust mopping, damp mopping, bed making and final room inspection
  • Restocks paper products, trash bags and soap supplies throughout patient and public areas.
  • Introduces oneself when appropriate with customer groups.  Represents the hospital professionally by wearing a visible name tag and neat uniform.  Is respectful of the patient’s privacy and personal items.
  • Communicates with the Service Response Center on a regular basis to accept and close out tasks.
  • Maintains a clutter-free environment.
  • Assists in emergency situations throughout hospital following department specific requirements.
  • Remove curtains, launders and rehangs as needed.
  • Moves and empties shredding bins/bags
  • Set up and break down of conference room and other events, including set up of audio visual needs.
  • Monitors and replaces regulated medical waste (red bags / sharps) using infectious control procedures.
  • Clean and disinfect portable medical equipment and carts.
  • Disinfects keyboard, phones and medical equipment daily
  • Attends meetings and daily huddles.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Excellent customer service skills.
  • For safety and quality reasons, must be able to effectively communicate effectively in English with patients, visitors, and fellow members of the hospital team.
  • High school diploma or G.E.D., preferred.

Shift

22.5 hours weekly Monday - Friday, 3pm 7:30pm

About Us

The Lahey Model of Care—right care, right time, right place—is exactly what patients, providers and payers need and deserve. Identifying and delivering on this convergence of interests has positioned Lahey Health for further growth. Our model ensures care is highly coordinated and locally delivered, with lower costs and exceptional quality.

Lahey Health is a robust, regional system including a teaching hospital, community hospitals, primary care providers, specialists, behavioral and home health services, skilled nursing and rehabilitation facilities, and senior care resources throughout northeastern Massachusetts and southern New Hampshire. The system has a global presence with programs in Canada, Jordan and Bermuda.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.