Job Description

Job Title: UPMC St. Margaret Interview Day (EVS/Transport/Food Services/SPD)
Job ID: 2000000W
Status: Full-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Hours:
Shift: Rotating
Facility: UPMC St. Margaret
Department: Dietary and Cafeteria
Location: 815 Freeport Road, Pittsburgh PA 152153301

Description

Have you always wanted to get your healthcare career started?  Are you interested in a position that offers terrific benefits and opportunities to grow?  Do you enjoy working "hands on" in a team environment? Then you may be a perfect fit for these roles at UPMC St. Margaret, located in the heart of Aspinwall!


We’re seeking compassionate, upbeat individuals of all experience levels to fill various EVS, Food Service,Transport, and Sterile Processing positions within UPMC St. Margaret!


EVS Responsibilities: 

  • Clean all assigned areas, including patient rooms, public areas, toilets, procedure rooms, offices and equipment, following established procedures.
  • Follow all safety and sanitation regulations.
  • Inspect and ensure that all assigned areas are properly cleaned and in good repair, report problems to the supervisor.
  • Maintain assigned equipment in clean, working condition, reporting problems and suggestions to the supervisor.
  • Make beds, following established cleaning procedures in all patient discharge rooms and on-call rooms as assigned.
  • Move equipment, furniture, boxes, wash walls, spot carpets, etc. as assigned.
  • Remove trash from all assigned areas.
  • Replenish paper towels, toilet paper, and soap in all locations of assigned areas to assure adequate supply.


Food Service Responsibilities:
  • Adheres to department procedures regarding the operation of all food service equipment.
  • Adheres to hand hygiene and infection control procedures on a consistent basis when interacting with customers.
  • Communicates customer complaints and concerns effectively with other health care team members.
  • Displays customer service skills when responding to meal service requests, resulting in a satisfied customer.
  • Distributes and collects menus from patients; obtains selected menus from patients according to departmental procedures.
  • Performs sanitation for assigned work area in accordance with departmental procedures and health department guidelines.
  • Serves meals within established timeframes, adhering to departmental standards for appearance, food quality, and temperature control.
  • Serves patient meal tray using the designated department script, to include proper patient identification.


Transporter Responsibilities:

  • Delivers supplies, equipment, medication and other materials to the patient units, and other designated areas in a safe, timely, and accurate manner.
  • Ensures that a handoff of medication occurs with the nurse.
  • Maintain a courteous professional demeanor and communicates appropriately with patients, visitors, hospital personnel, and fellow employees at all times.
  • Perform inspections and disinfecting procedures on transportation equipment utilized by the department.
  • Record transportation data electronically in the Transport Tracking System and/or manually on appropriate forms and logs utilized by the department.
  • Report the status of transportation activities and abnormal activities to the manager in charge.
  • Transport patients and adjunct equipment via prescribed vehicles between patient units, treatment centers, and their designated areas in a safe, timely, and accurate manner.
Sterile Processing Responsibilities:
  • Prepares and assembles surgical tray and equipment following established tray listings for issue, storage, or further processing.
  • Conforms and adheres to department policies concerning decontamination, sterile processing, infection control and safety.
  • Maintains a working knowledge of, and is able to effectively troubleshoot, all decontamination/sterilization equipment.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned by authorized personnel or as may be required to meet emergency situations
  • Monitors, reads, documents, and interprets all parameters for all types of sterilizers to ensure proper function.Develops and improves skills through initiative, attendance and participation at educational programs
  • Qualifications

    Qualifications:

    • HS Diploma/GED OR one year previous job experience required in lieu of HS Diploma/GED.
    • If in a SP role - High school Graduate or equivalent.
    • Requires the ability to follow written and verbal instructions
    • May in the course of duties be in rooms where medications are stored. No contact with medications is allowed.
    Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:
    • If in a Transporter role - CPR required based on AHA standards that include both a didactic and skills demonstration component within 30 days of hire
    • If in a SP role - Willing to pursue CBSPD or IAHCSMM certification after one year of experience in the department preferred
    • Act 34 Criminal Clearance

    UPMC is an equal opportunity employer.

    Salary Range: $12.87 to $19.55 / hour

    Union Position: Non Union

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