Perform major cleaning of floors (including both hard surfaces and carpet) and major wall cleaning, in accordance with the standard procedures.
Scrub floors to remove all soil and finish to base of floor material. Remove splash marks from baseboards, walls and doors. Refinish floor to glossy, depth shine. Shampoo and remove spots from carpeted floor areas. Assist in cleaning of emergency spills observed or upon request. Maintain assigned equipment for cleanliness and report the need for repairs to equipment, furniture, building and fixtures. Assist in maintaining main housekeeping storage area in a clean manner. Perform necessary wall washing tasks as assigned. Move furniture on a non-routine basis as assigned. Follow all universal precautions, bloodborne pathogen procedures and uses personal protective equipment as needed while cleaning patient care areas. May be required to bleach rubber floors as needed. May be required to assist with the removal of trash, soiled linen and bio-medical waste. Perform related duties as assigned.
Knowledge Skills and Abilities
Knowledge of and proficiency in the practices and procedures of floor refinishing and wall washing Knowledge of the equipment and chemicals used in floor refinishing Ability to read, write and follow direct written and oral instructions Ability to integrate age-appropriate response to the specific needs of the patient and visitor Ability to maintain effective working relationships with other employees
Duke Entity DUKE REGIONAL HOSPITAL
Job Family Level B1
Full Time / Part Time FULL TIME
Regular / Temporary Regular
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