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University of Washington CUSTODIAN (TEMPORARY, DAYS) in Seattle, Washington

Req #: 226559


Posting Date: 09/18/2023

Closing Info: Open Until Filled

Salary: $20.32 - $29.57 per hour

Shift: First Shift

Notes: As a UW employee, you will enjoy generous benefits and work/life programs.For a complete description of our benefits for this position, click here. (

UW Medical Center - Northwest has an outstanding opportunity for a DAY SHIFT, TEMPORARY, CUSTODIAN WORK SCHEDULE

  • Day shift

  • Required to work weekends and holidays. POSITION HIGHTLIGHTS The Custodian performs daily cleaning of all patient and non-patient areas, handles waste, and maintains a sanitary, orderly and attractive environment. PRIMARY JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • 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. REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS: Physical ability to do required work. ABOUT UW MEDICAL CENTER - NORTHWEST 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. ABOUT UW MEDICINE - A HIGHER DEGREE OF HEALTHCARE UW Medicine is Washington’s only health system that includes a top-rated medical school and an internationally recognized research center. UW Medicine’s mission is to improve the health of the public by advancing medical knowledge, providing outstanding primary and specialty care to the people of the region, and preparing tomorrow’s physicians, scientists and other health professionals.All across UW Medicine, our employees collaborate to perform the highest quality work with integrity and compassion and to create a respectful, welcoming environment where every patient, family, student and colleague is valued and honored. Nearly 29,000 healthcare professionals, researchers, and educators work in the UW Medicine family of organizations that includes: Harborview Medical Center, UW Medical Center - Montlake, UW Medical Center - Northwest, Valley Medical Center, UW Medicine Primary Care, UW Physicians, UW School of Medicine, and Airlift Northwest. Become part of our team. ( Join our mission to make life healthier for everyone in our community.

University of Washington is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, among other things, race, religion, color, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, sex, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.