Overview

Full Job Description
Strength Through Diversity.

Ground breaking science. Advancing medicine. Healing made personal.

Roles & Responsibilities:
Ensure and maintain cleanliness of assigned areas (bathroom, Showers, corridors, patient rooms, common areas, staff facilities, public areas, and department offices).
Responsibilities include detailed cleaning of hospital/patient areas, dusting, sweeping, mopping, hard surface floor care, wall washing, restocking, linen distribution, collection and inventory, patient discharge beds, vacuum, moving of equipment, disposal of trash, medical waste, biohazard spills, and recycling appropriately.
Cleans, maintains and supplies assigned patient and non-patient areas according to standardized procedures of the department by utilizing mechanical equipment, tools, chemical solutions and cleaning supplies
Prepares cleaning solutions, housekeeping supplies and equipment as assigned to perform the following housekeeping related tasks
Dusts, cleans furniture, windowsills, light fixtures, vents, ledges, blinds, shades, radiators, doors and frames, moldings, windows, lights, clocks, signs, cabinets and any other areas which accumulate dust and/or soil according to departmental procedure
Cleans bathrooms, fixtures, pipes, tile walls, metals, partitions and attachments, replenishes soap and paper supplies as needed or instructed
Disinfects rooms, beds, patient furniture and equipment such as rolling stock with germicidal solution
Use of machines as needed (compactor, bailer, and other appliances)
Follow department regulations, safety standards, and cleaning procedures
Positions may require ability to use battery operated floor care equipment, automatic scrubbing machine, burnisher, and knowledge of stripping/refinishing floors and heavy lifting.

Requirements:
HS Diploma
Able to learn and operate heavy battery operated floor care equipment.
Prior housekeeping experience preferred
Previous floor refinishing experience preferred
Focus on Hospital’s commitment to patient satisfaction and ability to enhance patient experience.

Strength Through Diversity

The Mount Sinai Health System believes that diversity is a driver for excellence. We share a common devotion to delivering exceptional patient care. Yet we’re as diverse as the city we call home- culturally, ethically, in outlook and lifestyle. When you join us, you become a
part of Mount Sinai’s unrivaled record of achievement, education and advancement as we revolutionize medicine together.