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Housekeeping - Utility Associate (Evenings)

Location
Carrollton, Georgia
Job Type
Permanent
Posted
5 Aug 2022
$500 Sign On Bonus

To perform daily assigned tasks, that could include collecting trash, linen and bio-hazardous waste throughout the hospital, vacuuming all carpeted corridors, cleaning entrances, project work that is assigned, dust mopping hallways, and mopping hard floor corridors. May be asked to perform EVS Patient Associate duties. Always be aware of surroundings, stop and ask if visitors appear lost or confused. Escort visitors to the area they are going to.

Education

Ability to read and write

Qualifications

Able to lift weights of 50 pounds.

Must be able to read and write to be able to follow directives; grammar school or above.

Must, after brief training, be able to demonstrate correct use of chemicals, supplies, and tools assigned.

One week to three months on-the-job training.

Previous experience in a medical facility is desirable, but not required.

Requirements:
Area of Responsibilities
Collecting bio-hazardous waste and placing in boxes for outside pickup.
Collecting trash and linen.
Daily cleaning of entrances and limited areas of parking lot.
Daily vacuuming of all carpeted corridors within the hospital.
Perform assigned project work in a timely manner.
Assist in any emergency spill observed or upon request.
Assist with any department moves within the hospital.
Cleaning any carpets or chairs that may be soiled.
Daily cleaning of assigned areas, dusting, mopping, vacuuming, wiping, etc.
Dust mopping and mopping ground floor corridors, emergency room waiting area, labor and delivery hallway on a daily basis, and stairwells on an as needed basis.
Job requires contact with others. teamwork and ability to obtain cooperation.
Maintain assigned equipment and set-up area for cleanliness and safety.
Observe and report any deficiencies of equipment, furniture, and fixtures.
Participate in any non-medical emergency codes that may be called within the hospital.
Perform any additional assigned tasks in a timely manner.
Plan and prioritize work schedule daily.
Take an active role in customer satisfaction.
Work isn't subject to direct verification errors can include lost or wasted materials damage and neglect to equipment delay in work.
Work isn't subject to direct verification errors can include lost or wasted materials damage and neglect to equipment delay in work.

Compliance Statement
Employee performs within the prescribed limits of Tanner Health System's Ethics and Compliance program. Is responsible to detect, observe, and report compliance variances to their immediate supervisor, the Compliance Officer, or the Hotline.

Education
Ability to read and write

Experience
No prior work experience required

Licenses & Certifications
NONE REQUIRED

Supervision
Employee must be able to work independently, with minimal direct supervision.

Qualifications
Able to lift weights of 50 pounds.
Must be able to read and write to be able to follow directives; grammar school or above.
Must, after brief training, be able to demonstrate correct use of chemicals, supplies, and tools assigned.
One week to three months on-the-job training.
Previous experience in a medical facility is desirable, but not required.

Definitions
To perform daily assigned tasks, that could include collecting trash, linen and bio-hazardous waste throughout the hospital, vacuuming all carpeted corridors, cleaning entrances, project work that is assigned, dust mopping hallways, and mopping hard floor corridors. May be asked to perform EVS Patient Associate duties. Always be aware of surroundings, stop and ask if visitors appear lost or confused. Escort visitors to area they are going.

Contact With Others
Performance of job requires contact with others where team work is essential, requiring tact in order to obtain cooperation. Contacts may be outside of the organization also.

Effect Of Error
Probable errors may be serious and involve losses such as improper costs, overpayment, waste of material, damage to equipment, and delay in processing work. Effect usually confined within the organization. Most of work not subject to direct verification or check. Regularly works with some confidential data such as account, salaries, patient medical records, which if disclosed might have adverse internal or external effects.

Supervisory Responsibility
Occasionally uses assistance of aide or helper in performance of task

Mental Demands
Semi-routine duties of some variety and difficulty performed under general supervision and following general operating procedures and practices. Work involves some planning to select correct methods and correct for error.

Physical Effort
Considerable physical effort - Lifts, carries, or handles medium weight equipment, materials, or supplies most of day. Occasional physical effort with heavy objects (over 60 lbs.). Works in reaching or strained positions frequently.

Working Conditions
Considerable - (About 75% of the day) Involved in exposure to dirt, odors, noise, or some work is performed with exposure to temperature/weather extremes/occupational risk and probability of coming into contact with blood borne pathogens, other potentially infectious diseases, or biomedical/bio-hazardous materials.

Working Conditions Aspects For Immunizations
Performs tasks involving contact with blood, blood-contaminated body fluids, other body fluids, or sharps (needles)

Physical Aspects

Continually (at least once per day)
Hearing
Visual
Standing
Balancing
Walking
Lifting up To 25 lbs.
Lifting 25 To 60 lbs.
Handling - seizing, holding, grasping
Carrying
Pushing/Pulling - up To 25 lbs.
Pushing/Pulling - 25 To 60 lbs.

Frequently (at least 3 times a week)
Bending
Manual Dexterity - pinching with fingers, etc.
Feeling (Touch) - determining temperature, texture, by touching
Reaching - above shoulder
Reaching - below shoulder
Color Vision
Speaking
Kneeling
Driving - Class C vehicles

Occasionally (at least once a month)
Crawling
Running - In response To an emergency
Lifting over 60 lbs.
Climbing
Squatting
Smelling
Driving - Utility vehicles such As golf carts, Gators, ATV, riding lawnmowers, skid steer, aerial lift
N95 Respirator usage (PPE)
Pushing/Pulling - over 60 lbs.
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Details

  • Job Reference: 678578847-2
  • Date Posted: 5 August 2022
  • Recruiter: Tanner Health System
  • Location: Carrollton, Georgia
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Trades & Services
  • Job Type: Permanent