Current College Students - Floor Tech Housekeeping EVS Associate
Company: Banner Health
Posted on: June 10, 2019
Operating a hospital is more than IV bags and trauma rooms. One
might be surprised by the number of people who work behind the
scenes to make sure a hospital runs smoothly and safely for our
patients, visitors and staff. Each team member plays an important
role in ensuring the best care for our patients.
Cleanliness is a critical part of operating any hospital. At Banner
Gateway our Environmental Services team is a high performing, close
knit and diverse group of men and women. In this role you are
responsible for providing a clean and sanitary environment for our
patients, visitors, and staff. A successful EVS associate works
independently, has a strong attention to detail cleaning, works
great with a team and has a strong work ethic. Does this describe
you? We want to hear from you. Start your Banner journey with us
and apply today!
This position is a full time evening shift position with
Hours are 11pm to 7:30am. Hours worked after 7pm will get an
additional 18% pay on top of the base pay rate.
Your pay and benefits (Total Rewards) are important components of
your Journey at Banner Health. Banner Health offers a variety of
benefit plans to help you and your family. We provide health and
financial security options so you can focus on being the best at
what you do and enjoying your life.
About Banner Gateway Medical Center
Experience innovative technology and exceptional opportunities for
growth and development at Banner Health's state-of-the-art hospital
Banner Gateway Medical Center. With comprehensive electronic
medical records, physician order entry, digital radiography and
proprietary advanced patient monitoring, Banner Gateway provides
you with the innovative resources you need to provide your patients
with the best care possible. Our commitment to nursing excellence
has enabled us to achieve Magnet--- recognition by the American
Nurses Credentialing Center. Located near Phoenix in Gilbert,
Ariz., Banner Gateway Medical Center offers 176 private rooms,
eight operating suites, a 37-bed emergency department and shares a
campus with the Banner MD Anderson Cancer Center. Key specialties
include oncology, obstetrics, bariatric surgery, emergency and
other services that focus on meeting the changing needs of the
dynamic and growing community we serve.
About Banner MD Anderson Cancer Center
Located in Gilbert, Ariz. (the Phoenix Metro area) on the Banner
Gateway Campus, the center provides world-class care for oncology
patients - both inpatient and outpatient - and has also brought
leading oncology programs to the Banner Gateway campus including
Stem Cell Transplantation and comprehensive Head & Neck cancer
care. Our capabilities include five linear accelerator vaults, a
brachytherapy vault, an advanced diagnostic imaging suite with
PET/CT scan, more than 50 infusion bays, a cryopreservation lab and
much more. Our inpatient medical oncology unit also incorporates a
program that utilizes the electronic surveillance partnership in
caring for the patient, where remote nurses have the ability to
interact with patients via two way audio-video to assist the
bedside nurse with patient care.
About Banner Health
Banner Health is one of the largest, nonprofit health care systems
in the country and the leading nonprofit provider of hospital
services in all the communities we serve. Throughout our network of
hospitals, primary care health centers, research centers, labs,
physician practices and more, our skilled and compassionate
professionals use the latest technology to make health care easier,
so life can be better. The many locations, career opportunities,
and benefits offered at Banner Health help to make the Banner
Journey unique and fulfilling for every employee.
This position conducts heavy cleaning and floor care work such as
carpet cleaning, stripping/refinishing hard floor surfaces, and
special projects. Operates and maintains power cleaning equipment
and responds to assigned service requests such as project cleaning,
equipment removal, trash or linen removal. Sets an example of
excellent customer service while maintaining a safe and clean
environment and identifying safety issues related to
Responds promptly to all requests for cleaning services via
computerized and paper based tracking systems. Conducts requested
work, such as removal, replacement, cleaning of equipment and
furniture, or cleaning of an area. Maintains reports by keeping
task and infection control logs of completed daily tasks and
events, and documentation required for the request tracking system.
Focuses on, and serves as a role model of, responsive customer
Performs specialty cleaning and infection control functions in
specialized areas such as clinical areas, surgical suite, Cath lab,
specialty rooms, and sterile areas. Conduct specialized gowning and
cleaning procedures specific to infectious elements in isolation
rooms. Maintains proper Infection Control cleaning standards at all
times, including hand hygiene requirements.
Maintains cleanliness and operational functioning of department
equipment and notifies appropriate personnel of needed repairs.
Protects equipment from damage by proper use and properly logs out
and in equipment that is used.
Assesses environmental conditions to ensure that the facility is
neat, clean, safe and orderly. Anticipates and resolves clutter and
safety issues. Exercises judgment in deciding which problems need
to be quickly referred to a Supervisor for assistance. Maintains
communication with immediate supervisor and/or facilities services
staff, about status of repair completion in the facility; follows
up as assigned.
Provides leadership for less experienced associates. May assist
with on-the-job training for other staff in cleaning techniques,
chemical usage, supply restocking, and infection control procedures
including hand hygiene. Focuses on and serves as a role model of
responsive customer service.
Performs scheduled floor care procedures including dust mopping,
mopping, stripping and refinishing, burnishing, and carpet
extraction. Calculates quantities and mix ratio of cleaning
Requires the skills, knowledge and abilities normally acquired over
one to two years of diversified environmental service work
experience in a health care or institutional setting. Must have a
working knowledge of how to operate typical industrial cleaning
equipment and the use of cleaning techniques appropriate to the
healthcare environment. Must have basic math skills. Must be able
to communicate effectively orally and in writing to provide
instructions and information to others. Must be able to interpret
and respond appropriately to verbal and written instructions. Must
accomplish assigned work despite frequent interruptions and
changing priorities, and have the ability to multi-task in
coordinating several projects simultaneously. Must serve as a role
model to others in customer service skills, safe work practices,
and infection control including hand hygiene.
For incumbents assigned to the Crisis Response Center (CRC),
additional requirements apply: Must be able to learn food handling
regulations and pass certification tests as required. Must obtain
fingerprint card as defined in Arizona Revised Statute (A.R.S.)
36-425.03 and state licensing rule R9-10-1011(A)(4).
Basic computer skills are helpful. Previous related experience and
familiarity with environmental services equipment and cleaning
techniques is preferred.
Additional related education and/or experience preferred.
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