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Job Description

Job Title: Environmental Services Associate (Casual) - UPMC Memorial
Job ID: 591818051
Status: Casual
Regular/Temporary: Limited
Hours:
Shift: Day Job
Facility: UPMC Pinnacle Memorial
Department: Environmental Services
Location: 1701 Innovation Drive, York PA 17404

Description

Purpose:
The Environmental Services Associate is responsible for cleaning all aspects of assigned areas, including patient rooms, public areas, offices and equipment, to meet Hospital and Department standards in order to promote the quality of care rendered in the environment. The Associate must move equipment, furniture, boxes, etc., and remove and hang blinds and curtains.

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

Qualifications

  • High school diploma/GED
  • One year previous job experience required in lieu of HS Diploma/GED or successful completion of the 5-week EVS training program. 
  • Ability to follow written and verbal instructions in order to successfully complete housekeeping duties. 
  • Ability to use housekeeping equipment. 
  • May in the course of duties be in rooms where medications are stored. No contact with medications is allowed.

Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:
  • Act 33 with renewal
  • Act 34 with renewal
  • Act 73 FBI Clearance with renewal

  • UPMC is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran

    Salary Range: $13.10 to $19.90 / hour

    Union Position: No

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