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Project Crew (Custodial) - UPMC McKeesport


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 our role in the Environmental Services department with UPMC McKeesport.

UPMC McKeesport is currently looking to hire a regular, fulltime Project Crew to work an overnight shift - 11:00 pm to 7:00 am.  This position will also work weekends and holidays.

Cleans and services building areas according to established procedures. Moves furniture, equipment, and supplies in and around hospital departments and performs a variety of environmental service duties to maintain the hospital in a neat, orderly, and sanitary condition.


  • Re-stock unit-specific equipment and supplies as assigned (refer to area signature service sheet).
  • Collect soiled linens, trash, and waste (including infectious waste) from all areas of the hospital as assigned, disinfect garbage cans, and disinfect/clean compactor area.
  • Scrub and strip hard floors, and refinish floors using a floor maintenance program, chemicals, and machines.
  • Operate various types of cleaning equipment, both mechanical and electrical, i.e. buffers, wringers, scrubbers, vacuums.
  • Ensure equipment malfunctions are properly tagged, reported, and delivered to the appropriate department.
  • Strictly adhere to all policies and practices relative to patient care and hospital related information.
  • Clean patient rooms, including operating rooms, as assigned daily and performs terminal cleaning of patient rooms at discharge.
  • Clean and disinfect equipment including but not limited to bedside commodes, IV standard and pumps, and specialty equipment and wheeled equipment.
  • Complete and document daily routine responsibilities on the unit including but not limited to signature service log, designated equipment maintenance checks, etc.
  • Shampoo and extract carpets, furniture and runners, cleans stairways, elevators and baseboards.
  • Clean assigned areas by washing furniture with an EPA approved germicidal solution. Areas include, but are not limited to: patient rooms, personnel areas, on-call rooms, public restroom facilities, facility walls, corridors, doors, ceilings, elevator lobbies, stairwells, high dust vents, TV's and cabinets.
  • Ensure storerooms and trash chute rooms are clean and organized.



  • H.S. Diploma or GED required OR 1 year previous job experience required in lieu of H.S. Diploma/GED.
  • Ability to follow written and verbal instructions in order to successfully complete custodial duties.
  • Ability to use custodial equipment. Prior job experience preferred.

Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:

  • Act 34

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