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CommonSpirit Health Environmental Services Tech in CORNING, Iowa

Overview

CommonSpirit Health was formed by the alignment of Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI) and Dignity Health. With more than 700 care sites across the U.S. & from clinics and hospitals to home-based care and virtual care services CommonSpirit is accessible to nearly one out of every four U.S. residents. Our world needs compassion like never before. Our communities need caring and our families need protection. With our combined resources CommonSpirit is committed to building healthy communities advocating for those who are poor and vulnerable and innovating how and where healing can happen both inside our hospitals and out in the community.

Responsibilities

Essential Key Job Responsibilities

  • Cleans and disinfects patient, ancillary and public areas as assigned daily following established procedures.

  • Operates manual, battery-powered and electric equipment such as mechanical floor cleaners and vacuums. Maintains and stores all equipment in a safe, sanitary manner.

  • Collects, handles and disposes of designated waste streams and soiled linens in the prescribed manner.

  • Completes stat and routine discharge room cleans.

  • Adheres to all hospital required Safety, Risk Management and Infection Control practices

  • Identifies and reports work orders for maintenance/refurbishing needs.

  • Inspects EVS equipment for cleanliness and need for repair.

  • Provides support with the training and orientation of new employees.

  • Greets and directs visitors, patients and staff. Provide assistance as needed.

  • Attends all meetings and training sessions as required.

  • Completes all mandatory education requirements.

  • Follows established hospital and departmental policies and procedures.

  • Initiates and promotes quality improvement, seeking to meet customer requirements and cost efficiency.

  • On occasion may perform duties of Linen Tech.

  • Other duties as assigned by management.

Qualifications

Education:

  • High school or GED preferred

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Interpersonal skills necessary in order to communicate effectively and courteously with supervisors, visitors and staff in order to promote good relationships and assist in training other employees.

  • Customer Service Driven

  • Basic reading and writing skills required in order to understand and use chemical labels, SDS sheets, OSHA standards, isolation procedures, written instructions and departmental policies.

Professionalism/Growth

  • Maintain skills/competencies required for the position.

  • Accesses opportunities for continuing education.

  • Attend educational programs/in-services.

  • Maintain professional appearance and attitude at all times.

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Requisition ID 2021-173497

Employment Type Full Time

Department Environmental Services

Hours / Pay Period 80

Shift Day

Standard Hours Monday-Friday with rotating weekends

Facility / Process Level : Name MercyOne

Location IA-CORNING

Equal Opportunity CommonSpirit Healthâ„¢ is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. All qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, marital status, parental status, ancestry, veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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