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EVS Aide

Company: APR Consulting Inc
Location: Portland
Posted on: January 26, 2023

Job Description:

APR Consulting, Inc. has been engaged to identify a EVS AideLocation: Portland, OR 97239Position: EVS AidePay Rate: $ 32.98/hrDuration: 12 weeksExpected Shift: Mid 5x8-Hour (3pm-12am)Job Summary:The purpose of the position is to reduce the risk of healthcare associated infections by cleaning and sanitizing the clinical environment and to perform general cleaning in OHSU operated facilities. May be responsible for high-risk infection control for the especially vulnerable patient population.Typical Duties and Responsibilities1. Cleaning and Sanitizing ORs and Patient Care Areas that May Contain Blood or Bodily Fluids : Cleans and sanitizes all surfaces and floors in patient rooms, clinical areas, support space, public areas, office space, and restrooms to include mopping, sweeping, vacuuming, spot cleaning carpets, dust moping, wet mopping, damp wiping, high dusting; cleans and sanitizes equipment, including beds, stretchers, and bassinets; uses chemical cleaners and disinfectants. May clean and sanitize all surfaces and floors in OR's, intensive care units, high risk patient areas, patient rooms, clinical areas, support space, public areas, office space, and restrooms.2. Waste Removal: Collects trash, linen, and trash carts; empties and cleans trash bins; empties and cleans trash bins; operates trash compactor and waste sterilization equipment.3. Equipment & Furniture Cleaning: Makes beds, bassinets, cribs, and stretchers; moves beds, furniture, and other equipment for cleaning; operates EVS cleaning equipment.4. Supplies and Restocking: Stocks EVS closets and carts; replenishes dispensers (soap, paper towels, toilet paper, alcohol based hand sanitizer, disposable seat covers).5. Customer Service & Patient Experience: Responds to patient requests in a customer-focused and timely manner; effectively utilizes I CARE and other patient experience tools for patient experience.Minimum Qualifications:Must demonstrate stable work history; able to communicate in EnglishMust demonstrate regular attendance; ability to work collaboratively within a teamExceptional customer service skills both in person and over phoneStrong interpersonal skills; strong organization skills and ability to multi-taskServe as positive professional role model; must maintain core competenciesDemonstrate continuous application of these skills throughout the period of employmentOther qualifications to be announced by the departmentAbility to walk, stand and bend for long durationsPreferred QualificationsSome custodial experience preferredHigh School Diploma or GED equivalentCHEST certification (Certified Healthcare Environmental Services Technician through the Association for the Healthcare Environment)At a minimum, a 7-year background check, education verification, employment verification, and drug screen will be conducted upon hire. Your suitability for employment is contingent upon successfully passing these required pre-employment screenings.Our client is one of the largest non-profit health plans founded in 1945 which offers comprehensive, affordable health coverage plans for individual & family, Medicare, employers, and large group.This particular client is requiring that all new hires show proof of vaccination. However, accommodations may be made for those with disabilities or religious reasons who cannot obtain a vaccine.Since 1980 APR Consulting, Inc. has provided professional recruiting and contingent workforce solutions to a diverse mix of clients, industries, and skill sets nationwide.We are an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, age, national origin, disability status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.Don't miss out on this amazing opportunity! If you feel your experience is the match for this position please apply today and join our team. We look forward to working with you!

Keywords: APR Consulting Inc, Portland , EVS Aide, Other , Portland, Oregon

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