Astria Health Environmental Services Worker in Sunnyside, Washington
The Astria Health system, headquartered in the heart of the state of Washington’s wine country in the beautiful Yakima Valley, is the largest non-profit healthcare system based in Eastern Washington. Astria Health is the parent non-profit organization of Astria Sunnyside Hospital and Astria Toppenish Hospital and delivers care throughout the Valley through its Astria Health Hospitals and its Astria Ambulatory Care model focused on delivering the highest level of ambulatory and outpatient care in convenient locations in both the Lower and Upper Yakima Valley. Astria Ambulatory Care is designed to meet the changing lifestyles and diverse needs of those living and working throughout the region.
Responsible for cleaning functions in various areas of the hospital. Perform a variety of routine tasks to maintain patient and non-patient areas meeting cleanliness and sanitation standards as directed by the department Manager.
- Previous experience in housekeeping or janitorial service preferred
- High school diploma/GED
Ability to communicate in English; ability to read and comprehend written instructions
Attention to detail and demonstrated customer service skills
Working conditions & Physical Requirements:
Regular, recurring and prolonged physical exertion such as standing or walking for prolonged periods of time; frequent bending, reaching, stooping, crouching, crawling, and stretching is necessary
Exert 10-20 pounds of force constantly to move objects and must frequently lift and/or move objects up to 40 pounds
Frequent repetitive hand/wrist motions and finger manipulation
Requires normal/corrected vision and hearing to normal range
Recurring exposure to moderate risks which require special safety and health precautions and the use of Personal Protective Equipment; risks such as exposure to housekeeping cleaning agents, odors, dust, fumes, airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals; exposure to blood borne pathogens and outdoor weather conditions