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NYU Langone Hospital – Brooklyn is a full-service teaching hospital and Level I trauma center located in Sunset Park, Brooklyn. The hospital is central to a comprehensive network of affiliated ambulatory and outpatient practices, and serves as NYU Langone Health’s anchor for healthcare access, growth, and delivery in the entire borough. Learn more about NYU Langone Hospital – Brooklyn, and interact with us on LinkedIn, Glassdoor, Indeed, Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and Instagram.

Position Summary: We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as a Patient Escort. In this role, the successful candidate will perform routine general service tasks such as maintain a clean sanitary environment for our patients, visitors, and co-workers through general cleaning tasks in patient rooms, offices, hallways, and other areas as assigned.

Job Responsibilities:
Maintains a clean and safe work environment.
Keeps housekeeping cart clean and chemical bottles labeled.
Performs housekeeping duties according to procedure.
Performs discharge cleaning according to procedure.
Performs isolation cleaning according to procedure.
Performs Burnishing and Scrubbing of floors as directed.
Performs job duties without direct supervision.
Informs manager of any potential problems or unsafe conditions.
Performs daily duties in a safe manner keeping patient needs first.
Notifies the department upon completion of assignments.
Displays a positive team effort.
General cleaning of hospital using some materials that may be corrosive flammable or toxic in their concentrated form
Transport of solid waste to designated locations transport of certain hazardous/universal wastes from designated hospital locations to the main hospital accumulation area

Minimum Qualifications:
High School Diploma
2+ years relevant experience.
High levels of proficiency in all areas of communication skills, customer service skills, patient care skills and detail oriented.

Qualified candidates must be able to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization.

NYU Langone Hospital – Brooklyn provides its staff with far more than just a place to work. Rather, we are an institution you can be proud of, an institution where you’ll feel good about devoting your time and your talents.

NYU Langone Hospital-Brooklyn is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sex, sexual orientation, transgender status, gender dysphoria, national origin, age, religion, disability, military and veteran status, marital or parental status, citizenship status, genetic information or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision. We require applications to be completed online.
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