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Environmental Services (Housekeeping) - UPMC Harrisburg

  • Job ID: 2100047L
  • Status:
  • Regular/Temporary: Regular
  • Hours:
  • Shift:
  • Facility: Pinnacle Health Support Services
  • Department: Environmental Srvs-Hbg
  • Location: 111 South Front Street, Harrisburg PA 17101
  • Union Position: no
  • Salary Range: $15 to $22.46 / hour

Description

UPMC Harrisburg is currently hiring both full-time and part-time Environmental Services Associates to join their housekeeping team! Our Environmental Services staff have opportunities for a variety of shifts and days. With an excellent benefits package, multiple shifts vailable, and competitive wages, we invite you to explore this opportunity with us today!

Job Summary

The Environmental Services Associate will clean 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.  Move equipment, furniture, boxes, etc. and remove and hang blinds and curtains.

Responsibilities

  • Clean all assigned areas, including patient rooms, public areas, toilets, procedure rooms, offices and equipment, following established procedures.
  • Remove trash from all assigned areas.
  • Replenish paper towels, toilet paper, and soap in all locations of assigned areas to assure adequate supply.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Follow all safety and sanitation regulations.
  • Performs in accordance with system-wide competencies/behaviors.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

 

Qualifications

Qualifications:

  • 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:
Clearances must be dated within 90 days

  • Act 33 with renewal
  • Act 34 with renewal
  • Act 73 FBI Clearance with renewal

UPMC is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran

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