Housekeeping - Floor Technician, 40 hours, Addison Gilbert Hospital

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Location: Gloucester, MA
Job ID: 151702-1A
Date Posted: Feb 6, 2019

Job Description

Welcome To

Addison Gilbert Hospital is part of a vibrant and growing health care system, recognized as a trailblazer in medicine and a standard bearer in patient experience. It includes an award-winning academic medical center, a superb constellation of community hospitals, home care services, rehabilitation facilities and more.

We are committed to attracting, developing and retaining top talent in a market long recognized and revered as a global leader in health. With a team approach to care, we encourage learning and growth at all levels, and we offer competitive salaries and benefits. We adhere to the principles of a just and fair work environment for all colleagues, where respect is foundational and performance is rewarded.

About the Job

Beverly Hospital, A member of Lahey Health, promotes the culture and philosophy which enables employees to give and receive the best of care.  You can become a part of the team that achieves this success through our CREATE values of Compassion, Respect, Excellence, Accountability, Teamwork, and Empathy. 

Position Summary:

The Housekeeping Service Associate provides services as part of the patient care team. Primary responsibilities include daily upkeep and environmental care of the patient care areas, support areas and corridors as assigned

Scheduled Hours

40 hour per week, night shift.  Every other weekend & holiday required.

About Us

The Lahey Model of Care—right care, right time, right place—is exactly what patients, providers and payers need and deserve. Identifying and delivering on this convergence of interests has positioned Lahey Health for further growth. Our model ensures care is highly coordinated and locally delivered, with lower costs and exceptional quality.

Lahey Health is a robust, regional system including a teaching hospital, community hospitals, primary care providers, specialists, behavioral and home health services, skilled nursing and rehabilitation facilities, and senior care resources throughout northeastern Massachusetts and southern New Hampshire. The system has a global presence with programs in Canada, Jordan and Bermuda.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.

Qualifications

Maintenance/housekeeping:

This individual cleans and maintains floors, carpets and hard surfaces in the facility

General Responsibilities:

 Maintains floor surfaces and stairwells, including, but not limited to the following:  

-Sweeps, mops, buffs, polishes, scrubs, strips and refinishes hard?surface floors using heavy equipment

-Vacuums, spot cleans and extracts carpeted floor surfaces

- Notifies supervisor concerning any need for any maintenance repairs or additions observed.  

-Performs routine operational maintenance of cleaning equipment per manufacturer specifications.

 - May clean furniture.  

- May empty trash, linen, and garbage containers.

-May handle hazardous waste in accordance with government regulations .

- May wash walls and maintain baseboards and cove base molding.

- May assist in training other employees. 

-Complies with all company safety and risk management policies and procedures.

-Reports all accidents and injuries in a timely manner.

- Performs all work in accordance with established safety procedures.

-May perform other duties and responsibilities as assigned.

-May assist in inventorying floor care products.

 

Education/Experience:

High School Graduate or equivalent preferred. Ability to read, write, and understand English or in process.

Must be able to lift and push heavy objects. Able to work independently and responsible for quality of own work. Must remain flexible in response to change.