HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Facilities Assistant PRN - Free Standing Emergency Room in Portsmouth, New Hampshire

_POSITION SUMMARY_: Responsible for achieving consistent maintenance and upkeep of FSER. Performs daily cleaning tasks for patient rooms, nursing stations, lounges, offices, clinic areas and any other areas assigned in accordance with standard procedures of the Housekeeping Department and in accordance with facility standards and objectives. Assist in theperformance of duties necessary to maintain the physical structure and interior finishes of the facility in good repair and to provide a safe and secure environment for all patients, employees, visitors, medical staff and hospital assets.

_SPECIFIC ELEMENTS & ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS_: * Perform all Housekeeping related tasks demonstrating service orientation to patients, visitors, fellow employees, doctors , nurses and other hospital staff. * Coordinates removal of Hazardous Waste * Familiarity with operation of heavy duty/electrical cleaning equipment. * Monitors and dispatches requests for STAT discharge room cleaning. * Perform basic cleaning functions in assigned areas following established schedules and using prescribed methods. * Dusts horizontal surfaces, empties, wipes and relines wastebaskets. Damp wipe disinfects all furniture, cleans and polishes metal and porcelain fixtures in bathrooms. * Dust mops and damp mops floors, spot clean walls and windows. Polishes metal surfaces, replenishes paper and soap supplies. * Strips bed linens to perform discharge cleaning. Performs discharge cleaning as needed * Uses a safety ladder to remove and replace cubicle curtains. * Performs precaution room cleaning as needed. * Vacuums carpets, spot cleans as needed * Measure and mix bleach and other cleaning solutions. * Assist in cleaning up of spills as needed * Maintain assigned equipment for cleanliness and recommend repairs as needed. * Strips and waxes hard floor surfaces * Perform minor facility repairs such as painting, plumbing, wall patching, spot stain removal and others repairs as directed. * Utilize a variety of equipment to maintain the facility, including: power tools, basic tools, and other maintenance and cleaning equipment. * Performs preventive maintenance on equipment and tools as required. * Performs maintenance duties to all physical structures of facility and complies with all building safety codes. * Maintains compliance with standard checks and keeps records of all repairs performed on any equipment or system in conjunction with main campus reporting process. * Performs manual duties as requested (i.e. moving supplies or furniture, replacing light bulbs, removing trash or scrap material). * Performs light grounds keeping tasks to maintain a safe and clean exterior * Observe and report the need for advanced repairs to furniture, building and fixtures to main campus * Assist the Freestanding Emergency Department Director with all security functions as they pertain to Freestanding Emergency Department. * Assess security priorities and acts on such priorities in a timely manner. * In case of fire or other internal disaster, assists in evacuating patients * In case of a community disaster, assists nursing as needed * Strive to develop a team environment with all disciplines working at the site. Per the direction of the FSER Management perform other duties as assigned to ensure effective patient and operational flow of the FSER.

Requirements: * High School Diploma or GED * 1 - 3 years of experience * Basic Life Support Certification * CPI

Job: *Facilities Mgmt Plant Ops & Security

Title: Facilities Assistant PRN - Free Standing Emergency Room

Location: New Hampshire-Portsmouth-Portsmouth Regional Hospital - Portsmouth

Requisition ID: 00147-6859