UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER OF SOUTHERN NEVADA P/D Environmental Services Aide in Las Vegas, Nevada

Performs housekeeping duties. Duties include cleaning patient rooms, offices, operating rooms and lobbies; changing bed linens; sweeping, vacuuming, mopping and buffing floors; and, removing trash and hazardous materials. Job Requirement:

Education/Experience: Equivalent to graduation from high school and six (6) months of experience in janitorial or custodial work.

Licensing/Certification Requirements: None required.

Additional and/or Preferred Position Requirements:

Prefer: A minimum of six (6) months of experience in janitorial or custodial work in health care or hotel industry. Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Physical Requirements:

Knowledge of: Industrial cleaning supplies; proper cleaning techniques; department and hospital safety practices and procedures; patient rights; infection control policies and practices; handling, storage, usage and disposal of hazardous materials; department and hospital emergency response policies and procedures.

Skill in: Mixing cleaning chemicals; safe use of hand equipment; working without close supervision in standard working situations; making beds and changing bed linen; proper lifting techniques; using equipment such as vacuum cleaners, mops, buffers and dollies; communicating effectively with people from diverse socio-economic and ethnic backgrounds; establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with all personnel contacted in the course of duties.

Physical Requirements and Working Conditions: Mobility to work in a typical clinical setting and use standard equipment, ability to operate hand equipment, stamina to remain standing and walk for extended periods of time, strength to lift and maneuver objects, and hearing and speech to communicate effectively in-person and over the telephone. Strength and agility to exert up to 100 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 50 pounds of force frequently, and/or up to 20 pounds of forces constantly to move objects. Incumbents are exposed to diseases and hazardous materials and are required to contain infectious diseases and other contaminations such as lice.

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this classification.

Job Title: P/D Environmental Services Aide

Closing Date/Time: Thu. 10/20/16 5:00 PM Pacific Time

Salary: $16.00 Hourly

Job Type: Per Diem

Location: 1800 West Charleston Blvd, Las Vegas, Nevada


Exam Number: 16-1012 PD EVSAide