Bio Medical Waste Handler/Housekeeper Specialist Duke University Hospital
Company: Duke Health
Posted on: September 20, 2023
Location: -Duke University Hospital, Durham, North Carolina -
-Apply Today and Interview Next Week!!! - -Duke University Hospital
hosts interviews for this postion weekly. - - - -General
Summary:Performs routine manual housekeeping work cleaning areas
within a DUHS entity. -Duties and Responsibilities:
- Empty trash.
- Clean, mop, scrub, sweep or vacuum floors, stairways, and
- Clean, wash, dust, or polish hardware, brass, furniture,
mirrors, bedside lighting fixtures, vents, radiators, and exteriors
of cabinets and equipment.
- Clean patient rooms and/or offices thoroughly by mopping
floors, washing furniture, scrubbing plastic cushions, frames and
cleaning and washing bathroom fixtures and walls.
- Clean drinking fountains, ice-making machines and sand urns;
clean blinds with damp cloth or vacuum.
- Report repairs needed to supervisors including broken or
cracked window panes, leaky faucets, toilets, loose tiles, broken
blinds and damaged furniture.
- Follow all universal precautions, blood borne pathogen
procedures and use personal protective equipment as needed while
cleaning patient care areas.
- May dust mop, wax and buff floors and shampoos carpets.
- May be required to perform 'Seven Step' cleaning of all
surgical areas, wall cleaning, machine scrubbing of floors (no
finish) and related tasks with particular attention to specialized
needs in the surgical area.
- Perform related duties as assigned. -Knowlege, Skills, and
- For Bio Medicial Waste Handler position must have valid NC
Drivers License (Required) - -Minimum QualificationsEducationWork
requires the ability to understand and follow instructions
generally acquired through a partial high school education.
-Experience -None required. OR AN EQUIVALENT COMBINATION OF
RELEVANT EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE Ability to perform physical
tasks, including mopping, vacuuming, etc. is also required. - Duke
is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to
providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's
age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity,
genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual
orientation, or veteran status. - Duke aspires to create a
community built on collaboration, innovation, creativity, and
belonging. Our collective success depends on the robust exchange of
ideas-an exchange that is best when the rich diversity of our
perspectives, backgrounds, and experiences flourishes. To achieve
this exchange, it is essential that all members of the community
feel secure and welcome, that the contributions of all individuals
are respected, and that all voices are heard. All members of our
community have a responsibility to uphold these values. - Essential
Physical Job Functions: Certain jobs at Duke University and Duke
University Health System may include essentialjob functions that
require specific physical and/or mental abilities. Additional
information and provision for requests for reasonable accommodation
will be provided by each hiring department. -
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