Environmental Services Technician - FT
Company: Good Samaritan Society
Posted on: May 15, 2022
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Facility: GSS KS Wamego
Location: Wamego, KS
Address: 2011 Grandview Dr, Wamego, KS 66547, USA
Shift: 8 Hours - Varied Shifts
Job Schedule: Full time
Weekly Hours: 40. 00
Salary Range: 11.00 - $17
Environmental Services Technician is responsible for maintaining a
safe and sanitary environment in patient/resident rooms and
assigned areas for patients/residents, visitors and associates by
following infection control, safety, and procedural guidelines.
Tasks that the individual will be responsible for include but not
limited to; emptying waste baskets, sweeping, scrubbing, waxing, or
polishing floors, using brooms, mops, or powered scrubbing and
waxing machines. Demonstrate knowledge of housekeeping processes,
tools and techniques in a healthcare environment; ability to apply
this to provide a clean and sterile environment for
patients/residents and facility staff. May be responsible for the
following locations to clean but not limited to; patient/resident
rooms, hallways, lobbies, lounges, restrooms, corridors, elevators,
stairways, locker rooms, and other work areas so that health
standards are met.
Wear the proper protective equipment following the appropriate
guidelines. Keep storage, equipment and carts well-stocked, clean,
and tidy. Environmental Services Technicians will have access to
pagers and other technology that they will be responsible to use
appropriately when needed. Assist in the laundry areas as
appropriate. Depending upon location and availability of programs,
may have access to use of technology applications.
Physical activities include but not limited to, considerable use of
arms and legs and moving of whole body; such as climbing, lifting,
balancing, walking, stooping, twisting, squatting, and handling
materials. Ability to lift and/or move up to 40-50lbs and push/pull
up variable weight limits on flat surfaces or up and down ramps.
This position will require the individual to be on their feet for
the majority of their shift. May be exposed to certain levels of
noise with the equipment in operation.
Depending on location of position, work hours will vary depending
on patient/resident needs. This may include overtime, call, backup
call, nights, days, weekends, and holidays.
High school diploma or equivalent preferred.
Minimum of six months housekeeping or commercial cleaning
experience preferred. Ability to use computer and prior cleaning
experience is helpful. Knowledge of materials, equipment, cleaning
methods and cleaning chemicals is helpful. Strong customer service,
communication and interpersonal skills are required. Previous
custodial experience in a healthcare environment is preferred.
The Good Samaritan Society offers an attractive benefits package
for qualifying full-time and part-time employees. Depending on
eligibility, a variety of benefits include health insurance, dental
insurance, vision insurance, life insurance, a 401(k) retirement
plan, work/life balance benefits, sick leave and paid time off. To
review your benefit eligibility, visit
The Good Samaritan Society is an EEO/AA Employer
M/F/Disability/Vet. If you are an individual with a disability and
would like to request an accommodation for help with your online
application, please call 1-877-673-0854 or send an email to
The Good Samaritan Society has a Drug Free Workplace Policy. An
accepted offer will require a drug screen and pre-employment
background screening as a condition of employment.
Req Number: R-0092093
Job Function: Facilities and General Services
Keywords: Good Samaritan Society, Topeka , Environmental Services Technician - FT, Professions , Wamego, Kansas
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