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What will you be doing in this role?
The Environmental Services Floor Care Technician is responsible for cleaning and maintaining the medical center and its outlying buildings in order to provide a clean, sanitary and attractive environment for patients, visitors and employees. The technician must work collaboratively with the Hospitality Center and Patient Care Center.
Primary Duties and Responsibilities:
Determines accurate equipment and supplies that is needed in performing job duties
Strip and wax, scrub and recoat floors
Vacuum and shampoo carpets
Buffing and maintaining hard floors
Keeps equipment clean and in good condition
Reports immediately to his/her assignment in accordance to the workflow
Remove any equipment vital prior to the start of your task
Dust mops the floor for any loose debris and remove any gum residue
Use chemicals crafted for equipment to be used
Using accurate chemical dilution ratios by following manufacturer's specifications
Ensures no residue is left on the baseboard and kick plates or stainless-steel surfaces
Uses caution signs or caution tape appropriately when performing any project work that can result in a personal injury
Removal of trash and mop floors as advised
Reports the need for maintenance repairs to the Hospitality Center
Reports equipment repairs by following department procedure
Communicates with customers in a positive and professional manner. Makes contact on a routine basis and works closely with Supervisor to improve customer service
Practices standard precaution and accurate infection control
One (1) year floor care experience
Two (2) years cleaning experience in a hospital, school or hotel highly preferred.
Day Shift: 8am - 4:30pm
Working Title: Environmental Services: Floor Care - Day
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