HCA, Hospital Corporation of America EVS Technician PRN in Lewisville, Texas

Environmental Service Technician is responsible for Environmental cleaning and disinfecting. He/she performs a variety of routine cleaning functions as assigned, to maintain a sanitary, attractive and orderly condition throughout all areas of the hospital.

These include:

  • Dust or wet mops floor and vacuum carpets. Dust and clean furniture, fixtures, windowsills, vents and related furnishings.

  • Cleans and polishes mirrors, glass partitions, doors and similar interior glass surfaces. Scours, cleans or polishes water fountains, bathtubs, showers, lavatories or other fixtures and walls, counters, or other surfaces.

  • Replenishes bathroom supplies of paper towels, soap and other items from storage.

  • Disposes of refuse in specific containers as required (i.e. Bio-Waste) and regular trash.

  • Operates mechanical equipment, such as vacuum cleaners and other carpet cleaning equipment after appropriate instructions.

  • Cleans custodial equipment and storage areas. Arranges cleaning supplies, and requests needed supplies for Supervisor.

  • Reports broken or inoperative equipment to Supervisor.

  • Collects and places soiled linens in laundry collection area.

  • Constantly on the lookout for areas that are not clean and demonstrate initiative to clean them.

  • Assists other housekeeping or Hospital personnel as needed.

  • Must be able to work harmoniously with a variety of individual personalities, often in a high activity environment.

  • Demonstrate consistent use of safety measures associated with chemicals and equipment.

  • Demonstrate his/her responsibilities for fire, emergencies, and disasters after appropriate instructions.

  • Must be flexible to meet changing conditions.

  • Greets patients and visitors courteously and professionally.

  • Participates in the departmental quality improvement process, CQI

  • Assists with other duties as assigned by the Director, Assistant Director and Supervisor.

  • Participates in hospital or departmental performance improvement activities, and seeks opportunities to improve department and inter-department processes.

  • Serves as a resource to department staff, students, volunteers and other departments, and contributes to the teamwork essential to ensuring quality patient care

  • Takes appropriate measures to ensure safety of patients.

Job qualifications include:

  • Prior Environmental Services experience preferred, but not necessary.

  • Environmental Services training helpful.

  • Must be able to read signs, labels and notices.

  • Must be able to speak, read and understand English.

Title: EVS Technician PRN

Location: Texas-Lewisville-Medical Center of Lewisville - Lewisville

Requisition ID: 00950-84717