JOB OVERVIEW: Under the general direction of the Environmental Services Supervisor, performs the following duties: cleaning/disinfecting treatment areas, administrative & public areas. Transport of red-bag trash, brown-bag trash, dirty linen & housekeeping supplies. Example of duties: dust-mopping floors, damp-mopping floors, wet-mopping floors, vacuuming walk-off mats, transporting red-bag & brown-bag trash, washing windows, transferring brown-bag trash, inventory control, stocking supply shelves, light-fixture cleaning, hanging privacy curtains, restocking paper towel holders & toilet paper dispensers, replacing trash can liners, cleaning/disinfecting toilets & lavatories, transporting sharps containers & cleaning chemicals, transporting dirty linen, cleaning carts/equipment, air-freshener restocking, preparing cleaning solutions, dust-mopping & damp-mopping stairwells, wet-mopping stairwells,, and restocking soap dispensers.
EDUCATION: High school diploma or GED; ability to read and write.
EXPERIENCE: Housekeeping experience helpful, but not required .
Special skills: Minimum knowledge of common safety hazards, precautions, and practices to establish a safe working environment. Skill in establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with staff, employees, patients and the public. Ability to react calmly and effectively in emergency situations. Ability to communicate clearly and accurately in English, both verbally and written. Ability to read and understand written instructions and product labels in English.
At its founding in 1968, Nashville-based HCA was one of the nation's first hospital companies. Today, we are the nation's leading provider of healthcare services, a company comprised of locally managed facilities that includes about 165 hospitals and 115 freestanding surgery centers in 20 states and England and employing approximately 204,000 people. Approximately four to five percent of all inpatient care delivered in the country today is provided by HCA facilities. Milton Johnson serves as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of HCA.