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Housekeeper - Environmental Services Associate II

Requisition #: 189099
Location: Sibley Memorial Hospital, Washington, DC 20001
Category: Support Services (Services/Trades)
Work Shift: Evening Shift
Work Week: Limited (20 - 29)
Weekend Work Required: Yes
Date Posted: Aug. 21, 2019

Johns Hopkins Health System employs more than 20,000 people annually. Upon joining Johns Hopkins Health System, you become part of a diverse organization dedicated to its patients, their families, and the community we serve, as well as to our employees. Career opportunities are available in academic and community hospital settings, home care services, physician practices, international affiliate locations and in the health insurance industry. If you share in our vision, mission and values and also have exceptional customer service and technical skills, we invite you to join those who are leaders and innovators in the healthcare field.

The Associate II will be responsible for the cleanliness and service of hospital facilities, inside and outside buildings. Work in assigned areas (patient care, offices, stairs, elevator, soiled holding, compactor, loading dock, hallways, parking lots, and other areas). Perform routine, repetitive tasks on a continuous basis, accepting supervision, despite frequent interruptions. Responsible for the care of cleaning equipment, effective expenditure of supplies (soaps, disinfectants, finishes, abrasive, polishes, and other cleaning supplies). Operate floor care equipment as assigned (regular maintenance and assigned projects). Spend considerable time outdoors transporting debris to compactors. Communicate professionally with patients and staff member. Check e-mails frequently to comply with hospital requirements. Use assigned computers for bed tracking purposes.

Work Location: Washington, DC

Evening Shift part time

Hours: 2:30pm - 11:00pm with Every other weekend


1.Minimum computer skills required (having the ability to check emails). Must be able to use online education available.
2.Ability to communicate effectively.
3.Mechanical ability and technical knowledge for operating powered equipment and the initiative to meet the most rigid care requirements, preferred.
4.Some floor care or related experience desirable, although duties may be learned through in-service training.
5.Knowledge of environmental service equipment and products such as hand tools, cleaning chemicals, floor maintenance materials, and powered equipment, preferred.
6.Familiar with standard procedures used during the execution of assigned duties and the cleaning of isolation or biologically hazardous area, preferred.
7.Ability to perform tasks with due consideration for the patients in the vicinity.
8. Must be able to handle carts and various other items weighing 75 - 100 lbs.

Johns Hopkins Health System and its affiliates are Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, sex, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, and or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law. Sibley Memorial Hospital provides a smoke-free work place.


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