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Support Aide, Environmental Services

  • NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ
  • Main Hospital - New Brunswick
  • Environmental Services
  • Day
  • HOUSEKEEPING
  • Posted: May 3, 2021
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Summary

RWJBH is seeking a Support Aide in the Environmental Services Department for our New Brunswick campus. This is a full-time, day position (40hours/week).

Duties/Responsibilities:

    • Cleans assigned areas by washing furnishings and equipment and mopping floors with special cleaning solutions and disinfectants to prevent the spread of disease.
    • Uses damp, disinfectant-treated cloths and vacuum cleaner to dust windowsills, blinds, floors, furniture, and equipment in an orderly fashion.
    • Scours and polishes sinks, tubs, mirrors, and other equipment.
    • Replenish supplies of soap, towels, and other dispensable items.
    • Gathers and disposes of trash, washes wastebaskets and large refuse containers, and relines with plastic bags.
    • Removes soiled linens.
    • Ability to present information in a one-on-one and/or small group situation.
    • Mechanical aptitude to operate machines and equipment

Required Skills/Abilities:

    • This position requires rotating weekends.
    • Must know how to use common housecleaning implements such as mops, floor waxes, and scouring pads to keep areas clean and well serviced.
    • Ability to follow oral or written instructions.
    • Must be able to read, write and speak English.

Education and Experience:

    • High School Diploma or GED equivalent required within one (1) year of hire. 
    • Candidates who do not possess a High School Diploma or GED equivalent will be provided the opportunity to enroll in a GED/HSEA program at time of hire as a condition of employment.  A hired candidate will be provided one (1) year from date of hire to successfully complete a GED program and obtain their HSEA.
    • RWJBarnabas Health is committed to our communities and the members we serve.  RWJBH understands that in order to create strong, healthy, and sustainable communities, we have to re-engineer and transform current systems. Providing educational support and resources contributes to our overall social impact mission and community investment efforts.

Physical Requirements:

    • Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs.

 

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