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Children's Hospital Boston Environmental Services Assistant - Per Diem in Boston, Massachusetts

55032BRTitle:Environmental Services Assistant - Per DiemDepartment:Environmental ServicesAutoReqId:55032BRJob Category:Support ServicesJob Posting Description:At Boston Children’s Hospital, success is measured in patients treated, parents comforted and teams taught. It’s in discoveries made, processes perfected, and technology advanced. In major medical breakthroughs and small acts of kindness. And in colleagues who have your back and patients who have your heart. As a teaching hospital of Harvard Medical School, our reach is global and our impact is profound. Join our acclaimed Environmental Services Department ​and discover how your talents can change lives. Yours included.

This Environmental Services Assistant will be responsible for:

  • Performing hard floor care: dusting and damp mopping, stripping and refinishing, spray buffing.

  • Performing carpet and furniture care: vacuuming, spot removal, shampooing.

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

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

  • Cleaning restrooms, cleaning fixtures and replenishing restroom supplies.

  • Cleaning and maintaining items in assigned areas including stairwells, elevators, water fountains, walls, windows, furniture, I.V. poles, baseboards, wheelchairs, toys, glassware, and equipment.

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

  • Operating electric and battery powered equipment for cleaning services and rearrangement of furniture/equipment.

  • Picking up necessary supplies, packing regulated medical waste, responding to floods and other emergencies. Wearing protective clothing, as required.

  • Removing soiled linens/protective coverings, cleansing and remaking beds, stretchers, exam tables, etc.

To qualify, you must have:

  • The ability to read and understand written instructions.

  • The ability to add and subtract numbers, and make comparisons between numbers and letters.

  • The ability to understand and respond to simple written or verbal instructions. Incumbents must respond appropriately to instructions, questions or requests for information.

  • The ability to be courteous when occasionally making contact with patients and/or visitors.

Please note: During a public health emergency, individuals in this role may be expected to take on additional duties to respond to organizational needs.

Boston Children’s Hospital is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disability.Office/Site Location:BostonRegular, Temporary, Per Diem:Per Diem