Overview

Environmental II in Fort Saskatchewan, AB

Alberta Health Services

Branch Fort Saskatchewan AB CA

Position:
Environmental II
Location:
Fort Saskatchewan, AB

provincially. Environmental Services is responsible for the 24 hour/7 days per week maintenance of Alberta Health Services hospital’s environmental cleaning and…

The Environmental II position is responsible for performing routine and specialized heavy cleaning tasks in clinical and non-clinical areas. Duties include, but are not limited to; discharge/transfer isolation cleaning, project cleaning such as wall washing and floor restoration, utilization of industrial equipment and hospital approved cleaning products, and collection and transportation of all waste streams within a hospital environment in compliance with AHS and department policies, procedures and standards. Physical requirements of this position include repetitive bending, kneeling, walking and standing for extended periods of time, lifting, pushing or pulling heavy and bulky items.

Environmental Services is a patient and customer-service focused department consisting of approximately 6000 employees provincially. Environmental Services is responsible for the 24 hour/7 days per week maintenance of Alberta Health Services hospital’s environmental cleaning and waste stream management functions.

Qualifications:

A High School Diploma, or equivalent, is required. (Internal applicants without a High School Diploma will be considered). A minimum of 1 year of previous experience performing environmental cleaning duties in a hospital or institution is required. Extensive knowledge of cleaning techniques, methods and industrial cleaning products is required. Preference will be given to those applicants that have extensive knowledge of floor care restoration, cleaning equipment and tools, including their uses, basic maintenance and troubleshooting. Previous knowledge and application of WHMIS is required. Applicants must demonstrate the ability to read, write, speak, understand and follow written and oral directions in English. Must be dependable, thorough and be able to work with minimal supervision. A combination of education, training and relevant experience may be considered.

All new employees will be required to attend a 5-day Environmental Services Orientation and a 1- day AHS Orientation.
Preference will be given to internal AHS applicants.

For internal AHS and Environmental Services applicants:
Two professional references are required upon interview

For External applicants:
The following must be provided at the time of interview
3 professional references
Valid work permit/visa (if applicable)

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Part Time
Location: Fort Saskatchewan, AB, CA
Posted on: 2014-07-13
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