Providence Health & Services Housekeeping Attendant in Seaside, Oregon
Providence is calling a Housekeeping Attendant (0.0 FTE, Rotating/Variable Shifts) to Providence Seaside Hospital in Seaside, OR.
We are seeking a Housekeeping Attendant who will perform environmental services tasks in assigned areas of the Hospital to provide a sanitary, orderly and attractive environment. On the job training is provided. Successful performance contributes to a holistic approach to delivery of services, improved patient care, and a high level of satisfaction from patients, families, staff and physicians.
In this position you will have the following responsibilities:
Thoroughly clean and disinfect high touch surfaces daily to prevent spread of infection.
Clean floors by shampooing, vacuuming carpets and mopping tile and vinyl surfaces.
Dispose of all waste in accordance with department, hospital, industry and regulatory standards.
Perform cleaning functions and follows established procedure to meet Infection Prevention, Quality Control and Safety standards.
Collect soiled linen and removes to designated location.
Replenish hand hygiene products, paper products, sharps and pharmaceutical waste containers and other dispensable items as needed.
Move furniture and equipment as needed for cleaning or site relocation.
Clean patient rooms in accordance with dept. and regulatory standards.
Maintain cleanliness of department equipment and reported needed repairs to EVS Supervisor.
Ensure patient identifiers remain out of the regular waste stream.
Meet bed turn around standards to assist with patient placement and throughput.
Sets up conference rooms as needed.
Report needed repairs to appropriate department.
Required qualification for this position includes:
Ability to learn basic computer skills.
Ability to follow oral and written instructions.
Ability to work in a fast-paced environment, constant interruptions, high volume urgency or issues, and interactions with a wide variety of professionals and personalities.
Must be able to work independently and assume responsibility for job completion in a timely manner.
Recognize situations beyond own knowledge and training and calls for assistance when needed.
Ability to operate cleaning equipment and use disinfectants according to department procedures.
Must be able to manipulate carts, wheelchairs, beds, and other equipment.
Ability to pay attention to detail and respond quickly to instructions.
Ability to use digital pager system and computer.
Ability to meet the mental and physical demands of this position
Preferred qualification for this position includes:
- High school diploma or equivalent
About Providence in Oregon
As the largest healthcare system and largest private employer in Oregon, Providence offers exceptional work environments and unparalleled career opportunities.
The Providence Experience begins each time our patients or their families have an encounter with a Providence team member and continues throughout their visit or stay. Whether you provide direct or indirect patient care, we want our patients to feel that they are in a welcoming place where they can be comfortable and free from anxiety. Our employees create the Providence Experience through simple, caring behaviors such as acknowledging and welcoming each visitor, introducing ourselves and Providence, addressing people by name, providing the duration of estimated wait times and updating frequently if timelines change, explaining situations in a way that puts patients at ease, carefully listening to their concerns, and always thanking people for trusting Providence for their healthcare needs. At Providence, our quality vision is simple,
"Providence will provide the best care and service to every person, every time."
Providence is consistently ranked among the top 100 companies to work for in Oregon. It is also home to two of our award-winning Magnet medical centers. Providence hospitals and clinics are located in numerous areas, ranging from the Columbia Gorge to the wine country to sunny southern Oregon to charming coastal communities to the urban setting of Portland. If you want a vibrant lifestyle while working with a team highly committed to the art of healing, choose from our many options in Oregon.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details
As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Schedule: On Call
Job Category: Environmental Services
Req ID: 249881