Swedish Medical Center Environmental Services Technician - Environmental Services in Seattle, Washington
Swedish Medical Center is looking for an Environmental Services Technician for an on-call, evening shift opening in Environmental Services at Swedish First Hill in Seattle, 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.
In this position you will:
Demonstrate basic, complex and advanced cleaning techniques
Supply stocking materials used for patient, staff, office, clinic, surgical or visitor areas
Ability to work in areas that require advanced cleaning techniques such as Surgery, Labor & Delivery, NICU, Emergency Room and Floor care
Interact with visitors, patients and staff
Consistently adhere to department quality standards in the safe use of chemicals, equipment, cleaning techniques and infection control methods
Dispose of all medical waste, inclusive of hazardous, regulated, infectious, recyclable, and regular appropriately.
Required qualifications for this position include:
High school education or equivalent
Ability to read, write, understand and speak in the English language at the 8th grade level, and perform basic mathematical computation and knowledge of units if measure.
Ability to independently utilize a computer and enter data multiple times per day
One year of customer service experience
Preferred qualifications for this position:
Experience in environmental services in a healthcare or hotel setting.
Knowledgeable of patient room Critical Use Equipment (IV pumps, poles, SCD's, Blood Pressure cuffs, monitors, and cables), surgical or procedural room cleaning, and NICU, SICU, & PICU equipment cleaning
About the First Hill Campus
The 697-bed tertiary-care center on the Swedish/First Hill campus is the flagship of the Swedish health-care system. Swedish/First Hill has one of the most active and advanced birthing programs in Washington State and houses a Level III neonatal intensive-care unit. More surgeries are performed each year at Swedish/First Hill than at any other facility in the region; volumes include more total joint replacements than any other medical center in the state.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits — see our website for details
Our nonprofit Mission is to improve the health and wellbeing of each person we serve. Our Vision is to demonstrate the highest-quality, best-value healthcare to all 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 118 primary care and specialty locations throughout the Puget Sound. Swedish employs more than 13,300 employees and 3,100 physicians and allied health professionals. Whether through physician clinics, education, research and innovation or other 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.
Schedule: On Call
Job Category: Environmental Services/Housekeeping
Work Locations: First Hill Main Bldg (WA145) 747 Broadway Seattle, 98122
Req ID: 189015