ER Housekeeper - Patient Care Area in Urbana, IL at Carle Health System

Date Posted: 3/19/2021

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Job Description

Position Summary:
To provide a superior level of cleaning quality in assigned area to maintain a clean working environment.

None Specified

Carle Certification Requirements: AIDET - Use a complete AIDET in a patient room during a daily clean, patient rounding and 2nd or 3rd pull team Bedmaker - Complete three discharge rooms
Must be an EVS Tech I Cert within 30 days of hire. At least one year of general cleaning work experience required.

Must have ability to effectively read, write, and converse in the English language. Must be physically able to manually move furnishings and equipment to facilitate thorough cleaning techniques. Good communication and time management skills preferred. Computer skills preferred.

Essential Functions:

  • Sucessfully meet all the requirements for EVS Tech Cert 1.
  • Clean specialty areas including NICU, L&D, CCU, ED, OR, etc.
  • May perform light floor care work including buffing and spotting carpet.
  • Understands all procedures for life safety codes.
  • Proficient in chemical/medicine spill cleaning inclusing USP 800.
  • Comfortable using AIDET in patient rooms.
  • Demonstrates knowledge of infection control techniques and proper hand hygiene.
  • Proficient in handling biohazards including safe handling of sharps and biohazard body fluid spills.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.