NANA Regional Corporation Medical Office Cleaner in Anchorage, Alaska

Medical Office Cleaner

Description

JOB SUMMARY:

This position provides a wide variety of cleaning services and other related duties required to keep facilities in a clean and orderly condition. This position covers the terminal cleaning instructions for surgical/invasive areas and delivery rooms. Per hospital requirements, wear a scrub outfit, cap, mask (if required), rubber gloves, and conductive booties equipped with a black insulating strap on the bottom (to displace any electrical charges). Use a clean mop and a clean cloth for each case.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES:

  • Prepare germicidal solution as directed.

  • Use both hands to remove the liners from the waste receptacles and linen hampers.

  • Do not allow liners to touch your body.

  • Insert new liners.

  • Some liners are color-coded for specific uses.

  • Remove all waste and linen from the area.

  • Damp wipe the overhead light fixtures, ledges, and vents with a wall washer dipped in germicidal solution.

  • Wash all walls and wall vents.

  • Wring out a cloth in germicidal solution.

  • Damp wipe waste receptacles and linen hampers.

  • Damp wipe the surgical light with germicidal solution.

  • Damp wipe the operating table from top to bottom, unless it is already clean.

  • Damp wipe all the furniture (from top to bottom) around the perimeter of the room.

  • Damp wipe clean all surgical scrub areas and sinks from top to bottom with a solution-dampened cloth.

Be sure to dry off all stainless steel surfaces including knee handles.

  • Damp wipe all wall-mounted view charts, blackboards, surgical cabinet glass, and room furniture.

  • Mix a clean germicidal solution in the five-quart pail.

  • Move the furniture to one side of the room.

  • Place a Wet Floor sign at the entrance of the room.

  • Flood the floor with germicidal solution.

  • Scrub one side of the floor with a low-speed floor machine.

  • Use a WetVac to remove the solution from the side you just finished scrubbing.

  • Move the furniture to the cleaned side of the room and repeat floor scrubbing procedure.

  • Use a WetVac to remove the solution.

  • Remove the Wet Floor sign when the floor is dry.

  • Wash the rubber gloves in clean germicidal solution while they are on your hands.

  • Remove the gloves and allow them to air-dry.

  • Inspect the room

  • Report any needed repairs.

  • Correct any deficiencies.

  • Clean all equipment and store in an orderly fashion.

  • Notify the Surgery or Delivery Supervisor that the room is ready for the next case.

Inspection Standards

  • Cleaning is done promptly and efficiently, within the time limits set by the Hospital.

  • Floor is clean and free of dust, debris, and bodily fluids.

  • Stainless steel is clean and free of body fluids and streaks.

  • Furniture, fixtures, and ledges are clean and free of dust and body fluids.

  • Other duties may be assigned.

Qualifications

THIS POSITION REQUIRES:

Required:

  • High school diploma or GED equivalent.

  • Two (2) years combination or education or experience that evidences a working knowledge of cleaning equipment and general cleaning processes.

  • Must be able to pass the Providence Badging Requirements.

  • Vaccinations (must provide prior to first day of work): Proof of immunization for measles, mumps, rubella (MMR), Varicella (chicken pox), TB, and any other immunizations and screenings designated in the current Employee Health Program for Infection Control in Hospital Personnel.

  • Annual flu vaccination documentation to Contractor.

  • A Valid state issued photo ID.

  • A current active email address.

  • This contract requires that employees can understand, speak, read and write English.

Preferred:

  • A valid drivers license with a 3 year driving record acceptable to the company’s insurance carrier.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

Incumbents are regularly required to use hands, reach with arms, stand, and walk. They are occasionally required to climb or balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, talk, hear, and smell. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 10 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds, and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus. Incumbents are regularly exposed to fumes or airborne particles and occasionally exposed to moving mechanical parts; toxic or caustic chemicals; etc. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

Work Environment:

The work environment characteristics described here are the responsibilities of those an associate encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the associate regularly works near moving mechanical parts and is regularly exposed to vibration. The associate is frequently exposed to fumes or airborne particles, and toxic chemicals. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:Incumbents are regularly required to use hands, reach with arms, stand, and walk. They are occasionally required to climb or balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, talk, hear, and smell. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 10 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds, and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus. Incumbents are regularly exposed to fumes or airborne particles and occasionally exposed to moving mechanical parts; toxic or caustic chemicals; etc. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.Work Environment:The work environment characteristics described here are the responsibilities of those an associate encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.While performing the duties of this job, the associate regularly works near moving mechanical parts and is regularly exposed to vibration. The associate is frequently exposed to fumes or airborne particles, and toxic chemicals. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

Fair Labor Standards Act Status: Non-Exempt/ Hourly

The above is not intended to list all possible essential functions or requirements as they are subject to change. The employer reserves the right to revise or change this description. This description does not constitute a written or implied contract of employment. All employees are expected to work varying hours of compensated overtime to accomplish various duties. To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to satisfactorily perform each of the above essential duties and meet the physical demands. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to meet these conditions.

APPLICANTS MUST PASS A PRE-EMPLOYMENT DRUG TEST, A POST OFFER PHYSICAL ASSESSMENT AND A CRIMINAL BACKGROUND CHECK.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Female/Disabled/Veteran

NANA Shareholder Preference

Job: Housekeeping/Janitorial

Company: NANA Management Services

Primary Location: US-AK-Anchorage

Shift: Day Job

Closing Date (Period for Applying) - External: Jul 19, 2017, 11:59:00 PM

Req ID: PRO00173