Operation Room Janitor/OR Assistant

Key activities outlined below:

* Actively participates in quality control, quality assurance and preventive maintenance activities.

* Completes all designated assignments in an accurate and efficient manner.

* Disposes of trash and linen per the hospital protocol.

* Maintains an effective working relationship with staff, managers, physicians, patients and their families.

* May receive instruments and equipment from assigned OR rooms, removes items tagged "broken" by nurse, and cleans rooms and equipment according to protocol.

* Participates in the monitoring and documenting of quality improvement issues.

* Participates on unit, department or hospital committees as requested.

* Performs housekeeping/stocking duties in order to maintain a clean, safe work environment.

* Practices aseptic techniques according to established standards of care and infection control policies.

* Supports administrative decisions and assures implementation and compliance with all department, institutional and regulatory policies and procedures.

* Transports/receives patients, equipment, supplies, blood products and specimens within the region and hospital according to policies and procedure.

2 years of Environmental Services (janitorial) in a hospital are required.