Custodian - Environmental Services - PRN

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Facility: HESI Building

Location: Fargo, ND

Address: 1420 40th St N, Fargo, ND 58102, USA

Shift: Varies

Job Schedule: PRN

Weekly Hours: Varies

Starting Rate: $15.00

Department Details

Sanford Health is Now Hiring Housekeepers, Janitors and Custodians to work in our fast paced Hospital Environment. This position is PRN which means this position will work as needed. We look forward to speaking with you about our Environmental Service Technician role!

The work perks at Sanford Health go beyond a paycheck. We are committed to our employees’ health and well-being because at Sanford Health you are family. ID from Sanford Health or Good Samaritan Society is required to receive perks.

Fargo Work Perks:

  • FREE MAT bus pass if employee rides the bus rather than using personal vehicle
  • Restaurant discounts – vary by location, please see list.
  • Sanford Wellness Center 20% discount
  • Verizon – 22% discount
  • University of Jamestown – Fargo – 10% tuition discount
  • Discounts at events at the Fargodome
  • Sanford gift shop – 15% discount

Job Summary

Environmental Services Technician is responsible for maintaining a safe and sanitary environment in patient/resident rooms and assigned areas for patients/residents, visitors and associates by following infection control, safety, and procedural guidelines. Tasks that the individual will be responsible for include but not limited to; emptying waste baskets, sweeping, scrubbing, waxing, or polishing floors, using brooms, mops, or powered scrubbing and waxing machines. Demonstrate knowledge of housekeeping processes, tools and techniques in a healthcare environment; ability to apply this to provide a clean and sterile environment for patients/residents and facility staff. May be responsible for the following locations to clean but not limited to; patient/resident rooms, hallways, lobbies, lounges, restrooms, corridors, elevators, stairways, locker rooms, and other work areas so that health standards are met.

Wear the proper protective equipment following the appropriate guidelines. Keep storage, equipment and carts well-stocked, clean, and tidy. Environmental Services Technicians will have access to pagers and other technology that they will be responsible to use appropriately when needed. Assist in the laundry areas as appropriate. Depending upon location and availability of programs, may have access to use of technology applications.

Physical activities include but not limited to, considerable use of arms and legs and moving of whole body; such as climbing, lifting, balancing, walking, stooping, twisting, squatting, and handling materials. Ability to lift and/or move up to 40-50lbs and push/pull up variable weight limits on flat surfaces or up and down ramps. This position will require the individual to be on their feet for the majority of their shift. May be exposed to certain levels of noise with the equipment in operation.

Depending on location of position, work hours will vary depending on patient/resident needs. This may include overtime, call, backup call, nights, days, weekends, and holidays.

Qualifications

High school diploma or equivalent preferred.

Minimum of six months housekeeping or commercial cleaning experience preferred. Ability to use computer and prior cleaning experience is helpful. Knowledge of materials, equipment, cleaning methods and cleaning chemicals is helpful. Strong customer service, communication and interpersonal skills are required. Previous custodial experience in a healthcare environment is preferred.

Benefits

Sanford Health offers an attractive benefits package for qualifying full-time and part-time employees. Depending on eligibility, a variety of benefits include health insurance, dental insurance, vision insurance, life insurance, a 401(k) retirement plan, work/life balance benefits, sick leave and paid time off. To review your benefit eligibility, visit https://sanfordhealth.jobs/benefits .

Sanford is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet. If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request an accommodation for help with your online application, please call 1-877-673-0854 or send an email to talent@sanfordhealth.org .

Sanford Health has a Drug Free Workplace Policy. An accepted offer will require a drug screen and pre-employment background screening as a condition of employment.

Job Function: Facilities and General Services

Req Number: R-67737

Featured: No

Company
Sanford Health
Posted
09/11/2021
Type
Full time
Location
Fargo, ND 58102, US