Swedish Medical Center Environmental Services Technician - Environmental Services in Redmond, Washington
Swedish Medical Center is looking for a part-time 32/hr per. week variable shift Environmental Services Technician to work in Environmental Services/Housekeeping at Swedish Redmond in Redmond, WA.
This position is a member of a multi-disciplinary team that maintains the physical environment of the hospital at the highest level of cleanliness, both from an appearance and infection control standpoint. This position is responsible for continuously demonstrating proficiency in basic and more complex or advanced cleaning techniques and stocking that would be used in patient, staff, office, clinic, or visitor area.
In this position you will:
Demonstrate consistent competency in advanced skills necessary to maintain surgical and labor suites; including cleaning of Critical Use Equipment, dis-assembling, cleaning and reassembling of surgery tables, LDRP beds, Jacuzzi Tubs, giraffe and isolates.
Adhere to and demonstrate knowledge for all infection control policies and procedures required to maintain the patient care environment.
Dispose of all medical waste, (regulated, chemo, recyclables, regular) appropriately. Knowledgeable of regulatory requirements for correct waste segregation.
Use computer to update EPIC as primary tool for tracking individual progress of all work completed throughout the day.
Work closely with other staff to obtain or provide routine information, to request supplies and schedule maintenance work.
Required qualifications for this position include:
High school education or equivalent
Valid Washington State driver’s license
One year customer service experience
Ability to demonstrate competence in computer use with high level of frequency
Basic mathematical skills and knowledge of units of measurement
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
Experience in environmental services in a healthcare or hotel setting OR vocational training and certification
Experience with equipment maintenance such as vaccuum, ride-on and walk behind scrubbers and burnishers, etc.
Knowledgeable of patient room Critical Use Equipment (IV pumps, monitors, etc.), surgical or procedural room cleaning, and NICU, SICU, & PICU equipment cleaning
About the Redmond Campus.
The new Redmond center encompasses nearly 85,000 square feet of space on three floors. It has 18 emergency exam rooms, open and staffed 24 hours a day, seven days a week; an advanced diagnostic imaging center (with X-ray, mammography, ultrasound, CT scan and MRI), staffed by partners from Seattle Radiology; an on-site laboratory; and offices for primary- and specialty-care providers. Swedish/Redmond will immediately treat patients suffering from stroke to severe lacerations or burns, broken bones, sports injuries, allergic reactions, food poisoning, work-related injuries and many other medical emergencies and non-emergencies.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits — see our website for details
Our Non-Profit Mission: Improve the health and well-being of each person we serve.
Swedish is the largest nonprofit health care provider in the Greater Seattle Area. It is comprised of five hospital campuses (First Hill, Cherry Hill, Ballard, Edmonds and Issaquah); ambulatory care centers in Redmond and Mill Creek; and Swedish Medical Group a network of more than 183 primary care and specialty locations throughout the Great Puget Sound area. Swedish employs more than 13,000 employees and 4,200 physicians. Whether through physician clinics, health education, research and innovation or other means of outreach, we’re committed to caring for the people in our region and beyond. Swedish is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Swedish does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, protected veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Environmental Services/Housekeeping
Req ID: 180537