Ministry Health Care Housekeeper - Saint Michael%27s Hospital in Steven%27s Point, WI (Days, 20 hrs/wk) in Stevens Point, Wisconsin

Title: Housekeeper - Saint Michael%27s Hospital in Steven%27s Point, WI (Days, 20 hrs/wk) Location: WI-Stevens Point-St Michael%27s - 900 Illinois Avenue Job Number: R-1410622

Summary: The Housekeeper will maintain necessary cleaning procedures for a clean and safe environment within their area and other assigned areas. Performs linen distribution tasks as assigned. Duties and Responsibilities: 1. Demonstrate knowledge, proper use, preperation, safe handling, safe transporting of chemicals, supplies

and equipment to work and proper storage of the items. Demonstrate the ability to locate Material Safety Data Sheets, including during computer downtime. Demonstrate proper use of Personal Protective Equipment and hand hygiene on a continuous basis.

  1. Communicate effectively with internal and external customers, the general public and all campus staff by use of verbal, written and computer skills (Email). Insure positive experience for all our customers, guests, and coworkers. Treat customers and coworkers with respect and compassion. Assume all other related duties and assignments as needed throughout the facility in a professional and courteous manner.

  2. Demonstrate a constant level of performance and strive to maintain a steady level of productivity, completing all assignments without sacrificing quality of work; consistently demonstrating the ability to adapt to changes in the work load. Demonstrate teamwork essential to perform duties associated with the housekeeping function. Ability to complete tasks and work within assigned areas with minimal supervision.

  3. Demonstrate knowledge of proper cleaning techniques in all areas including: sterile areas, patient rooms to include isolation and special precaution room needs, office and public areas. Arrange furniture and equipment in an orderly fashion after cleaning assigned area. Utilize ergonomic principles applicable to daily work activities. Operate various types of cleaning equipment-buffers, scrubbers, vacuums, etc, in a safe and efficient manner. Utilize safe work practices, maintain work areas, floors and keep tools/equipment in good condition.

  4. Demonstrate proper handling, removal and storage of waste stream refuse such as; RCRA (hazardous waste), bio hazardous/infectious waste, trash and recyclables. Demonstrate safe work habits and adhere to fire, general safety, disaster and infection control policies and procedures.

  5. Efficiently collect and distribute soiled and clean linen on a daily basis, always ensuring adequate supplies. Replenish supplies such as soap, paper towels, bathroom tissue, hand sanitizers, etc. Routinely mop and sweep floors, vacuum carpets, spot clean carpets using appropriate solutions in accordance with hospital policy and procedure. Qualifications: No experience necessary. Will receive on-the-job training. High School graduate or equivalent preferred. Job: Housekeeping