Basic function involves daily cleaning and sanitizing of all patient rooms, wards, nursing stations, lounges, bathrooms, offices, and all other areas assigned in accordance with standard procedures of the Housekeeping Department.
High School diploma or equivalent.
Housekeeping or related field experience preferred.
Must be able to demonstrate the correct use of chemicals, supplies and tools (after brief training). Ability to apply commonsense decision-making to decide on the most appropriate time to clean certain areas in order not to disrupt the patients or other hospital functions.
To carry out both oral and written instructions and solve problems.
Must be able to deal comfortably with a wide range of people, i.e., physicians, nurses, other housekeepers, visitors, and patients.
Glens Falls Hospital - 20 months ago