Work Shift: Days
The position hours will be 7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., works every weekend and some week days
Houston Methodist St. Catherine Hospital is the first specialty hospital in the Houston Methodist family. Located in the heart of the Katy community, the facility provides a special menu of services for both inpatient and outpatient care by team members called to serve with excellence and compassion:
- Specialized inpatient care for those patients requiring a longer hospital stay
- Outpatient physical and speech therapy
- State-of-the-art diagnostic imaging such as X-ray, MRI, CT
- Women’s Center with advanced mammography
This position will perform a variety of environmental service duties to maintain the Hospital in a neat, orderly and sanitary condition. Performs daily cleaning to include vacuuming, mopping, sweeping floors, removal of trash, dusting, cleaning and sanitizing of public areas, offices, treatment rooms, bathrooms, corridors, and patient rooms. Employee will pursue a high quality standard by using appropriate cleaning supplies, equipment, and techniques.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Maintain all assigned patient rooms, ancillary areas and department areas in a clean, neat and sanitary manner. EF
Will remove all trash and linen and will perform daily cleaning duties: high and low dust, sanitizing, bed making, restocking of supplies, sweep, and wet mop and/or vacuuming of floors following established cleaning processes. EF
Follows appropriate protocol following patient discharges. Respond promptly to all pages from bed tracking system and clean all checkouts within established time standards, and notify management of any safety and repair needs for all equipment, furnishings and fixtures. EF
Will be efficient and safe in the use of housekeeping equipment and solutions as observed by Management. EF
Will provide routine cleaning maintenance of all equipment used, and report all faulty equipment promptly. EF
Demonstrates commitment to professional growth and competence by adherence to hospital and departmental annual training commitments. EF
Follows all safety rules while on the job. Reports accidents promptly and corrects minor safety hazards. Communicates with peers and management regarding any hazards identified in the workplace.
Demonstrates Service PRIDE Standards.
Will use appropriate ICARE customer service behaviors at all times.
Performs all reasonable requests or other duties as requested by customers and Management.
High School Diploma or GED;
Will consider 2 years of experience in lieu of education.
One year of environmental services experience preferred
CERTIFICATES, LICENSES AND REGISTRATIONS REQUIRED
SPECIAL KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES REQUIRED
Responsible for cleaning safety precautions
Must be able to pass all mandatory in-services and all job specific competency testing
Must be able to communicate effectively in English
Will complete all work in a timely fashion, and according to high quality standards
Equal Employment Opportunity
Houston Methodist is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Equal employment opportunity is a sound and just concept to which Houston Methodist is firmly bound. Houston Methodist will not engage in discrimination against or harassment of any person employed or seeking employment with Houston Methodist on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, status as a protected veteran or other characteristics protected by law.
VEVRAA Federal Contractor – priority referral Protected Veterans requested.