Maintains cleanliness of floors throughout the facility. Responsibilities include but not limited to: striping, waxing, buffing/polishing, extraction, and carpet bonneting of all floor types.
Complete the 9 Steps Cleaning Process
Properly dispose of hospital trash and bio-hazard waste
Uses chemicals and supplies appropriately and correctly
Reports light outages and other maintenance needs to supervisor
Uses buckets, wringers, and other non-electrical equipment correctly
Cleans and maintains equipment daily to ensure correct and proper operation
Collects soiled linen and pillows in public waiting areas
Greets visitors cheerfully and offers assistance as needed
Interfaces with other staff in a friendly, professional manner; enlists cooperation
Job requires High school graduate or GED and 1 years of experience or the equivalent.
Floor Care Experience
Previous Housekeeping experience
Great Customer Service Skills
Various shifts available
As an EnvironmentalServices Department at Vanderbilt Medical Center, we are dedicated tomaintaining a healthy and clean environment for our patients and familymembers. We have a very diverse department with team members who enjoywhat they do and are excited about being a part of the Vanderbilt family. We sustain a high cleaning standard by employing a nine step cleaning processwhile training on proper chemical use, proper protective equipment, and patientsafety. The Environmental Services Team is responsible for ensuring thehospital environment is patient ready and our team is full of employees who arealways willing to help!
Our team consists ofthree shifts who clean patient rooms, offices, conduct safe trash disposal, andperform floor care. With a team of managers committed to creating anenvironment of excellence our department has made great strides as we celebratehigher HCAPS scores, consistent employee retention, and overall improvedmoral. Welcome to EVS where âEveryone Smiles.â
Located in Nashville, Tennessee, and operating at a globalcrossroads of teaching, discovery and patient care, VUMC is acommunity of individuals who come to work each day with the simple aim ofchanging the world. It is a place where your expertise will be valued, yourknowledge expanded and your abilities challenged. It is a place where yourdiversity â of culture, thinking, learning and leading â is sought andcelebrated. It is a place where employees know they are part of something thatis bigger than themselves, take exceptional pride in their work and neversettle for what was good enough yesterday. Vanderbiltâs mission is to advance health and wellness throughpreeminent programs in patient care, education, and research.
Because weare committed to providing the best in patient care, education and research, weare proud of our recent accomplishments:
US News & World Report: #1 Hospital inTennessee, #1 Health Care Provider in Nashville, #1 Audiology (BillWilkerson Center), 9 adult and 9 pediatric clinicalspecialties ranked among the nation's best, #15 Education and Training
Truven Health Analytics: among the top 100hospitals in the US
Becker's Hospital Review: one of the"100 Greatest Hospitals in America"
The Leapfrog Group: grade"A" in Hospital Safety Score
National Institutes of Health: among the top 10grant awardees for medical research in the US
American Association for the Advancement ofScience: 12 facultymembers elected fellows in 2014
Magnet Recognition Program: Vanderbilt nursesare the only group honored in Middle Tennessee
Nashville Business Journal: MiddleTennessee's healthiest employer
American Hospital Association: among the 100"Most Wired" medical systems in the US
Vanderbilt University Medical Center is a comprehensive health care facility dedicated to patient care, research, and biomedical education. Our reputation for excellence in these areas has made us a major center for patient referrals from throughout the Mid-South. Each year, people throughout Tennessee and the Southeast choose Vanderbilt University Medical Center for their health care because of our leadership in medical science and our dedication to treating patients with dignity and compassion.The mission of Vanderbilt University Medical Center is to advance health and wellness through preeminent programs in patient care, education, and research.