Trinity Health Environmental Aide in Howell, Michigan
*Position Summary: *Responsible for daily cleaning in assigned area to maintain a safe and sanitized area. Assists nursing staff in a variety of activities to support quality patient care.
This is a Full Time positions working nights in our Professional Building cleaning the physician offices after hours. No weekends required for this position.
*Qualifications: *Must be 18 years or older with one year Housekeeping experience preferred.
Essential Functions and Responsibilities:
Maintains good rapport and cooperative relationships. Approaches conflict in a constructive manner. Helps to identify problems, offer solutions, and participates in their resolution.
Maintains the confidentiality of information acquired pertaining to patient, physicians, employees, and visitors to St. Joseph Mercy Chelsea/Saint Joseph Mercy Health System. Discusses patient and hospital information only among appropriate personnel in appropriately private places.
Maintains knowledge to perform the duties of the job. Assumes responsibility for performance of job duties in the safest possible manner, to assure personal safety and that of coworkers, and to report all preventable hazards and unsafe practices immediately to management.
Demonstrates self-directed learning.
Behaves in accordance with the Mission, Vision and Values of St. Joseph Mercy Chelsea/Saint Joseph Mercy Health System.
Provides quality patient care by considering the age specific, development and cultural needs through competent clinical practice. Demonstrates unit/area competencies.
Identifies and assists in resolution of problems related to safety, sanitation and maintenance of the environment.
Practices effective communication in all interactions (patient, visitor, co-worker, etc.)
Promotes a positive work environment by demonstrating teamwork.
Cleans and sanitizes assigned work areas.
Demonstrates and utilizes proper body mechanics and lifting techniques with equipment, linen and trash.
Productively utilizes time when assignments are complete.
Assists nursing with patient care and equipment when requested.
Other Functions and Responsibilities
1)_ Performs other duties as assigned._
Required Education, Experience and Certification/Licensure
1) Minimum High school education with one year Housekeeping experience
**This document is intended to describe the generalized duties and responsibilities, the specialized job functions, and the essential requirements of this job. It is not intended to be an exhaustive statement of all supplemental duties, responsibilities, or non-essential requirements or reflect any accommodations made under the American’s with Disability Act, the Michigan Handicapper’s Act, or SJMHS’s Return to Work Program__
Job Number: 00174846
Location: Howell, MI
Organization Name: Saint Joseph Mercy Health System
Facility: SJSEMI - SJMHS Livingston Hospital
Employment Type: Full time
Shift: Evening Shift