HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Environmental Services - Housekeeping - FT / Days in San Antonio, Texas

Methodist Hospital opened in 1963 as the first hospital in the now internationally acclaimed South Texas Medical Center. From the beginning, we've recognized the unique needs of each of our patients. It's a process that we continue to improve on, creating ways to better serve the community when they need us the most. With 981 beds, Methodist Hospital offers a broad range of specialties including cardiology, cancer care, bone marrow transplants, emergency medicine, neurosciences, maternity care, gynecology and orthopedics.

As the flagship hospital of the Medical Center and of the Methodist Healthcare system of hospitals, we appreciate the support and recognition we receive from the community having been ranked No. 1 in the Express-News Reader's Choice Awards. We also enjoy being the most preferred hospital in San Antonio, as consistently reported by the Consumer Research Corporation. Methodist Hospital has been nationally recognized by Leapfrog’s Hospital Safety Grade A, accredited by the Joint Commission in stroke care, and designated as an accredited Chest Pain Center. For more information, please visit our website atwww.sahealth.comand select Methodist Hospital under Locations.

The Environmental Services Associate I is responsible for the general cleanliness of the following areas in the Medical Facilities: patient care areas, administrative areas, ancillary support areas, rest rooms, and all other areas requiring Environmental Services support. The routine work of this employee, depending upon area of assignment, consists of sweeping, mopping, vacuuming, dusting, and surface cleaning. Surface cleaning includes: all floors, walls, ceilings, sinks, mirrors, showers, commodes, windows, and other glass areas. The Environmental Services Associate I may need to move furniture and other heavy equipment.

Essential Job Functions: 1. Performs cleaning functions in assigned areas using prescribed methods. 2. Prepares the ES carts for assigned area. 3. Removes soiled linens and changes beds with clean linens. 4. Assists in cleaning of emergency spills observed or upon request. 5. Applies proper infection control practices and isolation techniques.

EDUCATION REQUIRED AND/OR PREFERRED: * Must read, speak, and understand the English language.


LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION: * None

EXPERIENCE: * Prior cleaning experience in an institution.(preferred)

Job: *Environmental Services

Title: Environmental Services - Housekeeping - FT / Days

Location: Texas-San Antonio-Methodist Hospital

Requisition ID: 02531-85719