JOB SUMMARY: Performs general and/or specialized cleaning and/or floor care tasks within the medical center. Leads a group or team of employees in completion of assigned tasks at the direction of the supervisor.
Cleaning and Maintenance
Cleans assigned area according to established procedures at 90% standard
Uses chemicals/supplies correctly, stocks designated storage areas
Reports maintenance needs
Uses buffers, vacuums, extractors, etc. correctly
Performs basic equipment maintenance/cleaning
Makes rounds daily to ensure cleanliness standard is met
Initiates corrective with assigned staff to correct substandard cleanliness
Trains staff upon hire and at in-service intervals
Directs staff to completion of assigned task/project
Reviews staff performance and reports issues to supervisor
Interfaces with customers daily to gauge satisfaction
Corrects customer concerns or reports to supervisor for assistance
Greets visitors cheerfully and offers assistance as needed
Coordinate Patient Discharges
Responsible for coordinating all discharges directly to EVS staff.
Responsible for ensuring discharges are completed in a timely manner.
Responsible for educating housekeeping staff on the discharge process as needed.
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.