Environmental Services Worker - EVS - Per Diem 8 Hour Days (Non-Exempt) (Union)
University of Southern California (USC)
Location: Los Angeles, California
Internal Number: REQ20136401
Environmental Services Worker will maintain a clean, attractive, and safe hospital environment for patients, staff, and visitors through a systematic application of cleaning procedures. Employee may be assigned to work in Operating Room.
Maintains established orderliness, cleaning, and safety standards set by the department.
Complies with proper patient room cleaning policies.
Properly dispose of: â¢ Trash â¢ Empty Container â¢ Packing Boxes â¢ Biohazard / Medical Waste â¢ HIPAA Information â¢ Biohazard â¢ Pharmaceutical â¢ Batteries â¢ And any other hospital-generated waste
Practices Infection Control Standards/Requirements
Scrubs, refinishes, burnishes, and cleans carpets/chairs in public, ancillary, patient, surgical, and office areas of the facility
Dusts, mops, and cleans public, ancillary, patient, surgical, and office areas of the facility
Completes high and low dusting on vertical and horizontal surfaces following departmental procedures
Observes and reports items and equipment in need of repair to appropriate person.
Cleans and disinfects all fixtures in public, ancillary, patient, surgical, and office areas of the facility
According to Department policy cleans, disinfects, and replenish supplies in restrooms in both public and patient areas
Removes and replaces sharps containers, pharmaceutical, and biohazardous containers according to hospital policy
Responsible for documenting performed tasks
Demonstrates behavior that supports the USC University Hospital mission
Attends required Orientation and Training Seminars
Demonstrates respect and positive interpersonal skills with patients, clients, the public, managers, co-workers â a team player
Any additional duties as assigned.
Â Required Qualifications:
6 - 12 months Customer Service experience in a team-oriented, high-volume, fast-paced, guest-centric environment OR
6 - 12 months Healthcare Housekeeping, Hotel, or Hospitality experience
Ability to read and write Basic English.
Demonstrate excellent customer service behavior.
Able to function independently and as a member of a team.
High school or equivalent
Fire Life Safety Training (LA City) If no card upon hire, one must be obtained within 30 days of hire and maintained by renewal before expiration date. (Required within LA City only)
The hourly rate range for this position is $17.00 - $28.92. When extending an offer of employment, the University of Southern California considers factors such as (but not limited to) the scope and responsibilities of the position, the candidateâs work experience, education/training, key skills, internal peer equity, federal, state, and local laws, contractual stipulations, grant funding, as well as external market and organizational considerations.
USC is the leading private research university in Los Angeles—a global center for arts, technology and international business. With more than 47,500 students, we are located primarily in Los Angeles but also in various US and global satellite locations.
As the largest private employer in Los Angeles, responsible for $8 billion annually in economic activity in the region, we offer the opportunity to work in a dynamic and diverse environment, in careers that span a broad spectrum of talents and skills across a variety of academic and professional schools and administrative units. As a USC employee and member of the Trojan Family—the faculty, staff, students, and alumni who make USC a great place to work—you will enjoy excellent benefits, including a variety of well-being programs designed to help individuals achieve work-life balance.