Swedish Medical Center Environmental Services Technician in Seattle, Washington
Swedish Medical Center is looking for an on-call Environmental Services Technician for an evening shift opening to 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
Experience in environmental services in a healthcare or hotel setting
Basic mathematical skills and knowledge of units of measurement
One year of customer service experience
Preferred qualifications for this position:
- 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 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.
Schedule: On Call
Job Category: Environmental Services/Housekeeping
Req ID: 172782