UW Medicine includes Harborview Medical Center, UW Medical Center - Montlake, UW Medical Center - Northwest, Valley Medical Center, UW Neighborhood Clinics, UW Physicians, UW School of Medicine and Airlift Northwest. UW Medicine - Northwest is a full-service, non-profit community hospital, offering comprehensive medical, surgical and therapeutic services. With 281 beds, more than 1900 employees and a world-class medical staff, we provide innovative, technologically advanced care on a patient-friendly, easy-access campus just north of Seattle. We're proud of the acclaim we've received for our excellence in patient care and safety. Among the local, regional and national recognition we've received are: The Distinguished Hospital for Clinical Excellence Award; The Emergency Medicine Excellence Award; The Stroke Care Excellence Award; Winner of the HealthGrades Distinguished Hospital Award for Patient Safety for the last three years in a row, we’re also one of the safest places to get care – among the top 5% in the country.
UW Medical Center - Northwest has an outstanding opportunity for a Day Shift, Part-Time, On-Call, HOUSEKEEPER I. The Housekeeper I performs daily cleaning of all patient and non-patient areas, handles waste, and maintains a sanitary, orderly and attractive environment.
Performs general facility cleaning and maintenance of both patient rooms and non-patient areas
Makes beds and performs check-out cleaning
Cleans and disinfects restrooms and fixtures
Dust mops, wet mops, and vacuums floors, dusts and spot cleans/disinfects furniture and horizontal surfaces
Empties wastebaskets and trash containers, removes trash and disinfects wastebaskets
Consistently follows hospital and departmental safety procedures. Reads and follows all instructions regarding use and preparation of chemicals. Assists in cleaning of emergency spills as directed by NSO or supervisor
6 months of janitorial experience in a health care facility is preferred
Founded in 1861, the University of Washington is one of the oldest public institutions in the west coast and one of the preeminent research universities in the world. The University of Washington is a multi-campus university comprised of three different campuses: Seattle, Tacoma, and Bothell. The Seattle campus is made up of sixteen schools and colleges that serve students ranging from an undergraduate level to a doctoral level. The university is home to world-class libraries, arts, music, drama, and sports, as well as the highest quality medical care in Washington State and a world-class academic medical center. The teaching and research of the University’s many professional schools provide undergraduate and graduate students the education necessary toward achieving an excellence that will serve the state, the region, and the nation. As part of a large and diverse community, the University of Washington serves more students than any other institution in the Northwest.