BUILDING SERVICE WORKER - STROGER HOSPITAL Job Number: 00122653
Job Posting: Feb 8, 2019, 5:02:15 PM Closing Date: Feb 23, 2019, 5:59:00 AM Full-time Shift Start Time: 11:00 P.M. Shift End Time: 7:00 A.M.
Collective Bargaining Unit: SEIU Local 73 Posting Salary: $15.956
Organization: Health and Hospital Systems
Under direct supervision, performs routines cleaning and maintenance duties in an assigned area within the hospital.
Cleans and maintains assigned area by emptying garbage, sweeping, dusting, mopping, and wet mopping the floors
Periodically strips, waxes, and buffs floors
Spot washes walls, beds, cabinets, window sills
Properly maintains housekeeping carts and automatic equipment
Keeps areas stocked with adequate amounts of supplies such as soap, toilet paper, paper towels, etc.
May be required to remove trash, clean waste receptacles, compactors and patient discharge units; spot washes walls horizontal and vertical surfaces
Cleans glass in doors and glass partitions; cleans and polishes stainless steel cabinets, kick plates and door knobs, clean and sanitize elevators
Performs related duties as assigned
High School Diploma or GED
Must be able to travel between CCHHS facilities
MUST MEET ALL REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS AT TIME OF APPLICATION FILING.
Previous housekeeping experience
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Other Characteristics
Ability to read and write English: to follow oral and written instructions
Knowledge and proficiency of how to operate or use sanitation and maintenance equipment such as a buffer, stripper, etc., cleaning, and waxing materials
Ability to organize and schedule work so that it can be complete within the allocated time
Ability to work effectively with co-workers, Department of Correction staff, and patients
Regular bending, lifting, carrying, pulling, and pushing; ability to lift 40lbs
When applying for employment with the Cook County Health & Hospitals System, preference is given to honorably discharged Veterans who have served in the Armed Forces of the United States for not less than 6 months of continuous service
To take advantage of this preference a Veteranmust :
Meet the minimum qualifications for the position.
Identify self as a Veteran on the employment application by answering yes to the question by answering yes to the question,
ABOUT COOK COUNTY HEALTH (CCH)
The Cook County Health’s mission is to deliver integrated health services with dignity and respect regardless of a patient’s ability to pay; foster partnerships with other health providers and communities to enhance the health of the public; and advocate for policies that promote the physical, mental and social wellbeing of the people of Cook County.
CCH is comprised of two hospitals, John H. Stroger, Jr. Hospital and Provident Hospital, a robust network of more than a dozen community health centers, the Ruth M. Rothstein CORE Center, the Community Triage Center, the Cook County Department of Public Health, Cermak Health Services, which provides health care to individuals at the Cook County Jail and the Juvenile Temporary Detention Center, and CountyCare, a Medicaid managed care health plan.
The system cares for more than 300,000 patients each year and its physicians are experts in their fields, committed to providing their patients with comprehensive, compassionate and cutting-edge care. Today, CCH is transforming the provision of health care in Cook County by promoting community-based primary and preventive care, growing an innovative, ...collaborative health plan and enhancing the patient experience.
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