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UnityPoint Health Housekeeper-1st Shift-Methodist in Des Moines, Iowa

Perform routine housekeeping duties to include daily cleaning of patient rooms, restrooms, lounges, offices, classrooms and corridors in accordance with standard operating procedures of the department.

• Demonstrates ability to utilize SpaceCare QL cleaning process in all patient and ancillary areas of hospital.

• Prepares patient rooms for occupancy; demonstrates understanding of “Epic” protocol.

• Maintains neat appearance of floor surface which include: mopping of hard surface floors, vacuuming of carpets

• Performs job tasks and duties as outlined in the job description/task list while in a secured area. Nursing and Department specific decides who is granted access to rooms that contain medications/supplies.

• Transports waste to the designated trash chute or soiled utility location

• Move furniture and set up meeting rooms

• Reports repair needs of equipment, furniture, fixtures and the facility.

• Maintains equipment for cleanliness

• Abides by all UnityPoint Health- Des Moines and departmental policies.

Education: High school diploma or equivalent preferred. Must be 18 years of age.

Experience: Previous housekeeping experience preferred. Must be able to safely lift bags of laundry, trash or equipment weighing up to 50 pounds. Must be able to read, write, speak and understand fluent English.

Candidates must successfully complete a post-offer, pre-employment strength and agility test at Medium Level of Work.

Requisition ID: 2021-102184

Street: 1200 Pleasant St

Name: 3020 UnityPoint Health Des Moines

Name: Environmental Services- Meth

FTE (Numeric Only; Ex. 0.01): 1.0000

FLSA Status: Non-Exempt

Scheduled Hours/Shift: 7:30am - 4:00pm working E/O weekend and holiday; 40 hrs/wk

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