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Children's Hospital Boston Environmental Services Assistant - O.R. (7am to 3:30pm) in Boston, Massachusetts

60613BRJob Posting Title:Environmental Services Assistant - O.R. (7am to 3:30pm)Department:Environmental ServicesAutoReqId:60613BRStatus:Full-TimeStandard Hours per Week:40 Job Posting Category:Support ServicesJob Posting Description:

Environmental Service positions are currently eligible for a sign-on bonus of $1,000

This ESD Assistant – OR is responsible for:

  • Responding to direction or pages to clean O.R.s to ensure timely turnover of Operating/Procedures Rooms. Performing between case cleaning in accordance with department/hospital standards ensuring that the Operating Room or Procedure Room is sterile, clean and safe for use. Cleaning and sanitizing O.R. surfaces including procedure tables, equipment and floors in according to procedures.

  • Washing and decontaminating equipment as assigned including tubes and their canisters from operating rooms or cardiac procedure rooms according to established procedures and instructions.

  • Performing periodic terminal cleaning in accordance with departmental/hospital procedures as directed. Terminal Cleaning includes removing all portable equipment from the room and detaching removable objects, cleaning lighting and air duct surfaces and all surfaces down to and including the floor.

  • Collecting and disposing of trash, soiled linen and recyclable materials. Replacing receptacle liners and recycling collection totes.

  • Cleaning of horizontal and vertical surfaces; dusting, damp wiping, spot cleaning of vents, light fixtures, window ledges, door surfaces, etc.

  • Cleaning restrooms; cleaning fixtures, replenishing restroom supplies (paper goods, hand soap, etc.).

  • Cleaning and maintaining facilities and equipment in assigned area including water fountains, walls, windows, furniture, I.V. poles, baseboards, wheelchairs, toys and glassware.

  • Changing curtains, draperies, blinds, and shades as assigned.

  • Removing soiled linens/protective coverings (paper), cleaning and remaking beds, stretchers, exam tables, etc.

To qualify, you must have:

  • An understanding of and ability to perform hospital cleaning procedures typically requiring a minimum of six months of experience cleaning in a patient care setting. Work requires demonstrated competency in Operating/Procedure Room cleaning protocols.

  • The skills to read and understand instructions, add and subtract numbers, and make comparisons between numbers and letters.

  • The ability to understand and respond to written or verbal instructions. Incumbents must respond appropriately to instructions, questions or requests for information. Work occasionally requires contact with patients and/or visitors which involves courtesy.

  • The ability to complete hospital provided training and timely annual recertification in ESD O.R. cleaning procedures.

Boston Children’s Hospital offers competitive compensation and unmatched benefits, including a rotating days/evenings and week-end schedule, affordable health, vision and dental insurance, generous levels of time off, 403(b) Retirement Savings plan, Pension, Tuition Reimbursement, cell phone plan discounts and discounted rates on T-passes (50% off).

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Office/Site Location:BostonRegular, Temporary, Per Diem:Regular

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