The purpose of Environmental Services within Beaumont Healthcare is to provide our patients and their families a clean and safe environment. An Environmental Floor Maintenance Attendant is responsible for daily, routine and project cleaning and maintenance of the floors and other designated areas of the Hospital, while interacting with patients, visitors and other Hospital staff. The following description of essential duties are intended to reflect the major responsibilities and tasks of the job, other responsibilities may be assigned as needed.
It is essential that an Environmental Floor Maintenance Attendant be able to comfortably interact with our patients, families and visitors. Presenting with a warm smile and friendly demeanor, enabling our visitors to feel welcomed and cared for.
Responsible for the daily and routine maintenance of Hospital flooring. Cleans and maintains carpets, tile and other hard surface flooring.
Responsible for Stripping, scrubbing, refinishing and buffing hard floor surfaces (tile, linoleum, etc.,) to include associated detail work.
Shampoo/extract carpets and upholstery.
Mat care and replacement. (where required)
Detail cleaning of walls, doors, frames, kick plates, etc.
May be required to perform Environmental Attendant duties as necessary.
Daily maintenance of equipment.
Removal of trash and soiled linen. Delivery of clean linen (where required)
Environmental Attendant will be required to use appropriate chemicals and guidelines when performing tasks. Attendant will be properly trained on required tasks and provided with tools to perform assigned duties.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill /or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential duties.
Education / Training:
Requires the ability to read and follow instructions.
High school diploma or equivalent preferred.
Previous Floor care experience preferred not required.
Able to become proficient in all aspects of the position, with Department provided training, within a timeframe of 30 days.
Certification, Licensure, Registration:
Lifting, carrying, pushing and pulling 10-60+ pounds. May be required to stand long periods of time.
This job requires working in a professional healthcare setting.
The typical work environment involves potentially everyday risks or discomforts which require normal safety precautions; the work area is typically adequately lighted, heated and ventilated.
Potential risk of an exposure to hazardous medications or waste materials of hazardous medications.
* Beaumont Health grants equal employment opportunity to all qualified persons without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, religion, genetic information, marital status, height, weight, gender, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status, or any other legally protected category.
Beaumont Health is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with a disability.