Job Housekeeper Fresno, CA 93710

Full Time

Fresno Surgical Hospital

Job Summary

This position is accountable for ensuring that the facility is clean, comfortable, safe, sanitary and conducive to the delivery of quality patient care. Participates in performance improvement activities.

Reasonable Accommodation Statement

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the position without compromising patient care.

Minimum Education and Work Experience

High School Diploma or equivalent.
One to three (1-3) months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Required Skills

Ability to demonstrate clear oral and written communication skills
Ability to effectively plan and prioritize work.
Ability to maintain collaborative working relationships to ensure a positive and productive work environment.
Ability to provide exceptional customer service.
Ability to work efficiently in a fast-paced environment

Minimum Standards

Time & Attendance (see FSH Time & Attendance Policy)

Professional Appearance (see FSH Dress Policy)

Staff meetings (90%)

Annual Requirements

Mock Code Blue (min. 2 per year if applicable)
PPD/TB Screen
Annual Competencies
Flu Vaccine
Compliance Training

Essential Functions

Ability to do work on his/her own with normal supervision.
Assists visitors with directions whenever requested.
Cleans and prepares beds and gurneys.
Completes work assignments in a timely manner.
End of day terminal cleaning.
Maintains set quality standards when performing job duties.
Observes safety precautions at all times.
Performs all assigned tasks in a professional manner in order to reflect the highest integrity of the Housekeeping Department.
Performs routine cleaning of patient rooms, nursing units, offices, and clinical areas, waiting areas, lobbies, lounges, rest rooms, corridors, elevators and stairways in a clean, neat and sanitary manner.
Replenishes supplies.
Reports safety hazards as appropriate.
Transports trash and hazardous waste to appropriate disposal area.
Uses and maintains equipment properly.
Utilizes the appropriate chemicals and supplies according to procedure.
Other duties as assigned.

Physical Demands

Ability to Adjust Focus- (ability to adjust eye to bring an object into sharp focus)
Close Vision- (clear vision at 20 inches or less)
Peripheral Vision- (ability to observe an area that can be seen up and down or to the left and right while eyes are fixed on a given point)
Lift up to 10 pounds- 2/3 and more of time
Lift up to 25 pounds- 1/3 to 1/2 of time
Lift up to 50 pounds- up to 1/3 of time
Lift more than 100 pounds- up to 1/3 of time with assistance
Push/Pull- 1/3 to 1/2 of time
Reach with hands and arms- 2/3 and more of time
Sit- up to 1/3 of time
Stand- 2/3 and more of time
Stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl- 2/3 and more of time
Talk or hear- 2/3 and more of time
Use hands to finger, handle or feel- 1/3 to 1/2 of time
Walk- 2/3 and more of time

Work Environment

Body fluid exposure- Yes
Fine Dexterity- Both (3-4 hours)
Grasping: simple/light – Both (5-6 hours)
Grasping: firm/heavy- Both (5-6 hours)
Hearing- Ability to hear alarms on equipment
Hearing- Ability to hear instructions from physician/department staff
Hearing- Ability to hear patient call
Outdoor weather conditions- 1/3 to 1/2 of time
Repetitive use of hands- Both (5-6 hours)
Risk of electrical shock- up to 1/3 of time
Typical noise level- Moderate Noise

Fresno Surgical Hospital complies with federal, state, and/or local laws regarding mandatory vaccination of its workforce. If you are offered this position and must be vaccinated under any applicable law, you will be required to show proof of full vaccination or obtain an approval of a religious or medical exemption prior to your start date.

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