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Company: VUMC
Location: Nashville, TN
Career Level: Entry Level
Industries: Healthcare, Pharmaceutical, Biotech

Description

TempForce Environmental Tech I
JOB SUMMARY:
Performs general cleaning tasks within and outside of the Medical Center. May remove solid and/or biohazard trash. Knowledgeable of chemicals, procedures, and equipment used in completing assigned tasks.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Cleaning and Maintenance
  • Cleans assigned area according to established procedures
  • Uses chemicals and supplies appropriately and correctly
  • Reports light outages and other maintenance needs to supervisor
  • Equipment Operation
  • Uses buffers, extractors, vacuums safely and correctly
  • Uses buckets, wringers, and other non-electrical equipment correctly
  • Cleans and maintains equipment daily to ensure correct and proper operation
  • Customer Service
  • Collects soiled linen and pillows in public waiting areas
  • Greets visitors cheerfully and offers assistance as needed
  • Interfaces with other staff in a friendly, professional manner



TECHNICAL CAPABILITIES:



CORE ACCOUNTABILITIES:



CORE CAPABILITIES:


*IND000




Qualifications

Licensure, Certification, and/or Registration (LCR):



    Physical Requirements/Strengths needed & Physical Demands:

    Movement

    • Occasional: Sitting: Remaining in seated position
    • Occasional: Standing: Remaining on one's feet without moving.
    • Occasional: Walking: Moving about on foot.
    • Occasional: Lifting under 35 lbs: Raising and lowering objects under 35 lbs from one level to another
    • Occasional: Push/Pull: Exerting force to move objects away from or toward.
    • Occasional: Bending/Stooping: Trunk bending downward and forward by bending spine at waist requiring full use of lower extremities and back muscles
    • Occasional: Crawling:Moving about on hands and knees or hands and feet.
    • Occasional: Reaching below shoulders: Extending arms in any direction below shoulders.
    • Occasional: Handling: Seizing, holding, grasping, turning or otherwise working with hand or hands.


    Sensory

    • Occasional: Vision: Clarity of near vision at 20 inches or less and far vision at 20 feet or more with depth perception, peripheral vision, color vision.
    • Occasional: Noise: May include exposure to occupational noise levels which equal or exceed an 8-hr time-weighted average of 85 decibels, requiring enrollment in VUMC's Hearing Conservation Program which includes training, use of hearing protection, and periodic audiometry.
    • Continuous: Communication: Expressing or exchanging written/verbal/electronic information.


    Environmental Conditions

    • Occasional: Chemicals and Gasses: Medications, cleaning chemicals, oxygen, other medical gases used in work area.
    • Occasional: Pathogens: Risk of exposure to bloodborne pathogens and other contagious illnesses.
    • Occasional: Radiation: May be exposed to occupational radiation, requiring enrollment in VUMC's Radiation Safety Program which includes training, use of personal protective equipment with lead shielding, and personal dose monitoring.
    • Occasional: Climate: Ability to withstand exposure to atmospheric extremes including heat, cold, humidity, and barometric pressure changes.


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