Housekeeping Aide

Penn Highlands DuBois - DuBois, PA (30+ days ago)3.3

Overview The best of modern health care technology, plus the best of small town America!

Located in the midst of the beautiful rolling hills and woodlands of Pennsylvania, you don't have to be a native to feel at home here. No matter where your roots, you'll quickly recognize that the staff at Penn Highlands DuBois (PHD), like other residents of the community, will make you feel right at home.

Penn Highlands DuBois (PHD) offers residents of west central Pennsylvania a rare combination of technologically advanced health care in a warm, friendly environment. Widely recognized as one of the leading health centers of its kind in the commonwealth, PHD is an oasis of clinical and technical excellence, with a focus on patient-centered care. Its rural setting is just far enough from the hustle of the city life to make it peaceful, but close enough to provide easy access to sought-after urban attractions.

The Housekeeping Aide, according to established procedures, cleans and services building areas. Moves furniture, equipment, and supplies in and around assigned hospital area. The Aide performs a variety of environmental service duties in order to maintain a neat, orderly and sanitary hospital.

Responsibilities *Complies with PENN HIGHLANDS DUBOIS policies and procedures, accreditation agency requirements, and federal, state or local law and regulations

(Floor) Performs pre-shift inspection on work equipment and notifies supervisor of necessary equipment repairs

(Aide) Cleans assigned area and uses the proper disinfectant products and techniques

(Aide) Selecting materials and supplies and preparing solutions according to implemented departmental procedures

(Trash & Linen) Removal and collection of linens

(Trash & Linen) May collect hazardous waste as established by Infection Control Committee. Transport infectious waste to holding area for disposal following established procedures
(Floor) May operate electric floor machines and various types of sweepers

(Trash & Linen) May collect and dispose of trash and recycling materials in proper containers

(Floor) Need to move and arrange furniture.

(Floor) Need to load machinery and supplies to vehicles for satellite clinics.

General Duties as directed.