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EVS Tech 2:30pm-11pm

Requisition #:  30237     
Name of Location:   Egleston

 

JOB SUMMARY

Performs daily cleaning and supplying of patient rooms, wards, nursing stations, lounges, restrooms, offices, and other assigned areas in accordance with the standards set by the Environmental Services department and hospital objectives in support of Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta’s mission, vision, and values. Proactively supports efforts that ensure delivery of safe patient care and services and promote a safe environment at Children's Healthcare of Atlanta.

EDUCATION

  • High School diploma or equivalent

CERTIFICATION SUMMARY

  • No professional certifications required

EXPERIENCE*

• 1 year of experience in a fast-paced environment

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS*

  • Experience in a hospital setting

KNOWLEDGE SKILLS & ABILITIES*

  • Excellent communication and organizational skills
  • Detailed knowledge of the correct use of chemicals, supplies, and equipment
  • Understands procedures for handling, mixing, using, labeling, and disposal of all chemicals used in performing job functions
  • Knows correct methods for cleaning up chemical spills and the procedure for reacting to chemical exposures

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES*

  1. Provides excellent service routinely in interactions with all customers, including coworkers, patients, visitors, physician, and volunteers.
  2. Performs cleaning functions in assigned areas following established schedules and using prescribed methods.
  3. Dusts horizontal surfaces that collect dust.
  4. Empties wastepaper baskets, removes trash, and cleans inside/outside trash container.
  5. Spot cleans walls and windows.
  6. Replenishes room supplies.
  7. Dump wipes and cleans all furniture, cleans and polishes metal and porcelain fixtures in the bathroom, and polishes metal surfaces.
  8. Dries and wet mops floors of rooms and offices and spot cleans carpets as needed.
  9. Makes beds as needed and sorts/distributes linens as assigned.
  10. Performs checkout cleaning as assigned.
  11. Complies with procedures for handling, mixing, using, labeling, and disposal of all chemicals used in performing job functions.
  12. Supports and participates in the continuous assessment and improvement of quality of services provided.
  13. Effectively supports admissions, discharges, and transfers process through timely and efficient response and turnover of discharge and transfer cleaning needs. Takes initiative to communicate any barriers to appropriate leader.

SYSTEM RESPONSIBILITIES*

Safety: Practices proper safety techniques in accordance with hospital and departmental policies and procedures. Responsible for the reporting of employee/patient/visitor injuries or accidents, or other safety issues to the supervisor and in the occurrence notification system.

 

Compliance: Monitors and ensures compliance with all regulatory requirements, organizational standards, and policies and procedures related to area of responsibility. Identifies potential risk areas within area of responsibility and supports problem resolution process. Maintains records of compliance activities and reports compliance activities to the Compliance Office.

 

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by people assigned to this classification.  They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all job duties performed by the personnel so classified.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS*

Ability to lift up to 15 lbs independently not to exceed 50 lbs without assistance

Bending/Stooping - Frequently (activity or condition exists from 1/3 to 2/3 of time)

Climbing - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)

Hearing/Speaking - Effective communication with employees, supervisors/managers and staff. Effective communications with patients and visitors, as required.

Lifting - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)

Pushing/Pulling - Frequently (activity or condition exists from 1/3 to 2/3 of time)

Sitting - Not Present

Standing - Constantly (activity or condition exists 2/3 or more of time)

Walking - Frequently (activity or condition exists from 1/3 to 2/3 of time)

WORKING CONDITIONS*

Definite potential for exposure to blood and body fluids

 

 

Location Address:  1405 Clifton Road NE, Atlanta, GA  30322
Function:  Facilities - Environmental Services

 

Overview:

Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta is one of the largest pediatric clinical care providers in the country. We have a total of 638 licensed beds among our three hospitals and 28 neighborhood locations. We are home to the only Level 1 and 2 pediatric trauma centers in Georgia, and we treat about 60 percent of pediatric trauma patients in the state.

  • We are ranked as a top pediatric heart care and heart surgery program by US News & World Report.
  • Our 27-bed unit is one of the largest dedicated pediatric Cardiac Intensive Care Units (CICUs) in the Southeast.
  • We performed 634 cardiac surgeries in 2017. We are ranked No. 3 nationally in pediatric cardiac surgical and medical volumes.
  • Our Cardiac Stepdown Unit was recognized with a gold-level Beacon Award of Excellence. Our CICU was recognized with a silver-level Beacon Award of Excellence for nursing outcomes.
  • Our staff includes more than 50 pediatric cardiologists and three pediatric cardiothoracic surgeons.


Nearest Major Market: Atlanta

Job Segment: Medical, Pediatric, Patient Care, Housekeeping, ICU, Healthcare