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All employees are expected to perform their duties in alignment with the vision and values of the organization. The person doing this job is responsible for a variety of tasks that lead to a high level of customer satisfaction in the most cost-effective manner. The Environmental Services (EVS) Associate is assigned to keep and maintain an area clean, attractive, safe, and sanitary. Daily performs discharge cleaning of patient rooms, nursing units, lounges, bathrooms, ancillary areas, offices and any other areas assigned in accordance with the standard procedures of the Environmental Services department and in accordance with the facility's objectives. Transports large carts of linen to and from various areas of the hospital. Behaviors displayed towards patients, visitors, customers and co-workers are consistently friendly, cheerful and accommodating. Performs other duties as assigned. All employees are expected to perform their duties in alignment with the vision and values of the organization. The person doing this job is responsible for a variety of tasks that lead to a high level of customer satisfaction in the most cost-effective manner.
Previous experience in health care environmental services preferred. Ability to read, write, comprehend and communicate in English. High school graduate or equivalent preferred. Basic computer skills preferred. Ability to interact effectively with patients, customers and associates in a way that exhibits superior integrated customer service and teamwork. Excellent listening and verbal communication skills. Ability to exercise tact and diplomacy while directing co-workers. Ability to perform and prioritize multiple tasks effectively and efficiently Excellent organization and problem solving skills. Ability to work within defined time constraints. Ability to take initiative and follow through. Ability to operate all types of housekeeping equipment (vacuum cleaners, floor machines, carpet extractors, auto-scrubbers, pressure / steam cleaning machine etc).
This position is represented by SEIU.
We're California Hospital Medical Center (CHMC), a not-for-profit, 319-bed acute and ambulatory care hospital that provides services to the dynamic community of downtown Los Angeles and its surrounding neighborhoods. With a 120-year history of healing, our vision is a growing and diversified health care ministry distinguished by excellent quality and committed to expanding access to those in need.
The hospital is part of Dignity Health , one of the largest healthcare systems in the West with 40 hospitals in Arizona, California and Nevada. Our mission, vision and values were all formed out of the recognition of the inherent dignity of each person. It also represents our commitment to delivering excellent medical care to all, to advocating on behalf of the poor, and to partnering with others to improve the quality of life.
Our outstanding benefits package includes 100% employer paid Medical Benefits for you and your family, including domestic partners. Also included are a 403 (b) plan with company match, tuition reimbursement and comprehensive dental and vision plans. .
Located blocks from Staples Center and LA Live, California Hospital is walking distance from the Metro Blue Line and employee parking is complimentary. The hospital also sponsors shuttle service to and from Union Station. To find out more, go to www.chmcla.org . EOE.
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