Environmental Services Assistant, Environmental Services

Job Description

Environmental Services Assistant, First Shift, Environmental Services

UC Health is hiring a full-time Environmental Services Assistant for the Environmental Services for the first shift at Daniel Drake Center for Post-Acute Care.

The Environmental Services Assistant will support the Daniel Drake Center, delivering high-quality care to patients based on assessed needs, established standards of care and according to policy and procedures.

About Daniel Drake Center for Post-Acute Care

Daniel Drake Center for Post-Acute Care is the regions premier provider of post-acute and transitional care services, offering a complete range of inpatient and outpatient services including medically complex care, skilled nursing, assisted living, wellness services and research. Daniel Drake Center helps patients recover from catastrophic injury and illness including multi-system organ failure, complex wound care, traumatic brain injury, stroke and spinal cord injury.

Daniel Drake is the only hospital-based skilled nursing facility in the Cincinnati region. Patients at Daniel Drake Center have access to many hospital-based services including 24/7 on-site physician coverage, pharmacy, diagnostic imaging, wound care and specialty physician consulting services. The availability of these on-site services allows for quick response to the complex and evolving care needs for our patients.


Job Responsibilities

Under close supervision, performs basic tasks to maintain the facility in a sanitary, safe, clean and attractive condition.
  • Cleans & sanitizes - consultation rooms, utility rms., kitchens, copy rooms and restrooms.
  • Dust and damp mop resilient floors. Operates buffers, auto scrubbers & extractors. Strip/scrub & refinishes floors.
  • General cleans - lobbies, waiting areas, offices, conference rooms, etc.
  • Sanitize and empty trash receptacles & transports biohazard waste.
  • Cleans & polish wall hangings, water fountains, ice machines, vents, mirrors, glass doors & equipment. Transport furniture & complete set-ups.
  • Vacuum carpet, upholstery clean furniture and spot wash walls.
  • Stores & replenishes supplies, report repairs & safety needs, etc.


Education and Experience Requirements:
  • High school diploma, GED, or equivalent educational experience preferred.
  • Ability to read and comprehend written materials.
  • Preferred: 1 - 2 Years equivalent experience.
  • The employee must have the ability to work independently with minimal supervision. Knowledge of chemicals, cleaning products and their interaction is preferred.

At UC Health, we're proud to have the best and brightest teams and clinicians collaborating toward our common purpose: to advance healing and reduce suffering.

As the region's adult academic health system, we strive for innovation and provide world-class care for not only our community, but patients from all over the world. Join our team and you'll be able to develop your skills, grow your career, build relationships with your peers and patients, and help us be a source of hope for our friends and neighbors.

UC Health is committed to providing an inclusive, equitable, and diverse place of employment.

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About UC Health

UC Health is an integrated academic health system serving Greater Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky. In partnership with the University of Cincinnati, UC Health combines clinical expertise and compassion with research and teaching-a combination that provides patients with options for even the most complex situations. Members of UC Health include: UC Medical Center, West Chester Hospital, Daniel Drake Center for Post-Acute Care, Bridgeway Pointe Assisted Living, University of Cincinnati Physicians and UC Health Ambulatory Services (with more than 900 board-certified clinicians and surgeons), Lindner Center of HOPE and several specialized institutes including: UC Gardner Neuroscience Institute and the University of Cincinnati Cancer Center. Many UC Health locations have received national recognition for outstanding quality and patient satisfaction. Learn more at uchealth.com.