Catholic Health Initiatives ENVIRONMENTAL SVCS TECH, Environmental Services, Sts. Mary & Elizabeth Hospital, Nights, Full Time in LOUISVILLE, Kentucky
ENVIRONMENTAL SVCS TECH, Environmental Services, Sts. Mary & Elizabeth Hospital, Nights, Full Time
Follow the standard
work procedures of the CHI National Environmental Services Program completing
duties in the hospital to ensure a clean, safe and germ free
environment. The role of Environmental Services Tech displays a positive
image by demonstrating good communication skills, courteous, and professional
behavior towards all customers including subordinate staff, patients,
physicians, visitors, volunteers, vendors, contractors, co-workers, and other
ESSENTIAL JOB DUTIES
Maintains strict confidentiality of information gained in the process
of day to day work. This includes HIPPA compliance as well as following the
corporate compliance guidelines.
Demonstrates a strong sense of team and the ability to cooperate and
work with others. This includes strict adherence to the Standards of
Follows infection prevention practices including the regulations,
recommendations, and standards of regulatory agencies, and safety practices
while completing the CHI National EVS Standard Work.
Safe Handling/Disposal/Packaging for Transport of Pharmaceutical
Waste/Hazardous Materials/Bio-Hazardous Regulated Medical Waste. 1.) Completes
the Resource Conservation Recovery Act (RCRA) and Hazardous Waste education
during new employee orientation and annually. 2.) is knowledgeable of the
process for identifying the proper waste stream and uses the appropriate container
to dispose of waste. 3.) Responds to a release of hazardous chemicals or
hazardous pharmaceuticals (P-listed waste) utilizing the facility hazardous
waste contingency plan. 4.) Knowledgeable regarding the process to contact the
emergency response coordinator for hazardous waste/pharmaceutical release/spill
EVS Tech Position’s standard work routine cleaning procedures include
but are not limited to: (solid waste
collection and disposal including proper waste segregation, linen distribution
and collection, high dusting, changing light bulbs, cleaning light lenses,
changing cubicle curtains, cleaning windows and blinds, low level surface
disinfection, restroom cleaning, stocking restroom and hand hygiene products,
cleaning walls and partitions, hard surface and carpeted floor care, making
patient beds, moving furniture, emptying trash cans, emptying linen
receptacles, emptying recycling containers, packaging and transport of
regulated waste containers, perform isolation cleaning procedures as applicable,
perform terminal cleaning procedures as applicable, perform restricted area and
invasive procedure area cleaning as applicable, cleaning blood and body fluids
from surfaces and floors, mixing and utilizing cleaning chemicals according to
the manufacturer label and/or EPA guidelines,
performing non-routine floor care and cleaning duties (Floor
refinishing, Shampooing, Steam Cleaning)
Other Duties as assigned.
JOB REQUIREMENTS ANDQUALIFICATIONS
High School diploma or GED preferred
Previous health care experience preferred
Must be able to work weekends and holidays
Requires continuous use of cleaning solutions including bleach based
- For those hired after
November 14, 2016, KentuckyOne Health will verify education required by the
position, through primary source verification, prior to beginning employment.
Education verification will also include the collection of a high school
diploma or equivalent, transcript, or other written validation of education.
Demonstrates a commitment to service, organizationvalues and professionalism through appropriate conduct and demeanor at alltimes.
Adheres to and exhibits our core values: Reverence: Having a profound spirit of awe and respect for allcreation, shaping relationships to self, to one another and to God andacknowledging that we hold in trust all that has been given to us. Integrity: Moral wholeness, soundness, uprightness, honesty andsincerity as a basis of trustworthiness. Compassion: Feeling with others, being one with others in theirsorrows and joys, rooted in the sense of solidarity as members of thehuman community. Excellence: Outstanding achievement, merit, virtue; continuallysurpassing standards to achieve/maintain quality.
Maintains confidentiality and protectssensitive data at all times.
Adheres to organizational and departmentspecific safety standards and guidelines.
Works collaboratively and supports efforts ofteam members.
Demonstrates exceptional customer service andinteracts effectively with physicians, patients, residents, visitors,staff and the broader health care community.
Catholic Health Initiatives and its organizations are EqualOpportunity EmployersCBKYONE
Job Environmental Services
Primary Location KENTUCKY-LOUISVILLE-ST. MARY AND ELIZABETH HOSP.
Daily Schedule 3
Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 80
Weekends Required Every
Req ID: 2017-R0121032