CARE INITIATIVES Environmental Aide in FONDA, Iowa

PURPOSE OF THIS POSITIONUnder on-site supervision of the Charge Nurse, the Environmental Aide performs indirect resident services which support the implementation of resident care plans and contribute to a safe, clean, pleasant environment. Functions within strictly defined instructions with little latitude for variation or change.ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONSDistribute ice/water, pitchers, trays, and glasses to residents' bedsides.Strip and remake beds.Observe condition of mattresses, beds, linens, bedroom furnishings and report to Charge Nurse those in need of repair or replacement.Observe waste disposal procedures in accordance with facility policy; follow directions.Follow material safety data sheets (MSDS).Qualifications: Education/Certification/LicenseNone.KnowledgeNone.ExperienceNone.Skills/AbilitiesFunctional literacy in spoken and written English.Demonstrated effective interpersonal and communication skills.Ability to follow written and oral instructions.Complete assignments timely, completely and accurately.DELEGATION OF AUTHORITYAuthority is delegated to the individual in this position to:Notify supervisor when supplies are needed.Notify supervisor when equipment is in need of repair.Notify supervisor when linen and residents' clothing are in need of repair.EOE / AAP Veterans and Disabled