Senior Environmental Services Assistant, Environmental Services

Job Description

Senior Environmental Services Assistant, Third Shift, Environmental Services

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

The Senior Environmental Services Assistant will support Daniel Drake's emergency room (ER) and Level III Trauma 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, takes charge and gives directions to other Environmental Services associates while performing the same duties as other associates in the group. Regularly performs all tasks of department associates including check-outs, stripping & waxing floors, cleaning bathrooms, cleaning & moving beds, moving furniture and completing set-ups. Performs typical duties of a leader, such as transmitting work instructions from supervisor to other associates, assigns work duties to associates, trains new employees, and manages the unit in the absence of the supervisor.
  • Perform typical duties of a leader, such as transmitting work instructions from supervisor to other associates, assign work duties to associates, trains new employees & manages the unit in the absence of the manager.
  • Regularly performs all tasks of department associates, i.e....area cleaning, stripping & waxing floors, cleaning restrooms, moving furniture, and completing set-ups.
  • Maintains supplies and janitor closets.
  • Check daily attendance, making adjustments to schedule as needed.
  • May assist in planning and implementing new procedures.
  • Motivates associates to meet performance standards - helps associates or manager solve work problems.
  • May inspect machines, equipment, incoming material and completed work.


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.

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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