13 Jul 2017

Part-Time Environmental Services Assistant

Epworth Healthcare – Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia

Job Description

Epworth Healthcare require a “Environmental Services Assistant” in Camberwell NSW:

Epworth Rehabilitation and Mental Health is one of the largest private sector rehabilitation and mental health services in Australia, with a total of 319 beds across four sites – Richmond, Hawthorn, Camberwell and Brighton.

Our teams work with patients and their families to achieve the best possible patient outcomes every day and this is your opportunity to be part of making a difference.

We are seeking an enthusiastic Environmental Services Assistant with sufficient cleaning experience to join our fast paced Environmental Services Team.

Potential candidates must be capable of carrying out the physical tasks required in this role and deliver high quality and efficient cleaning services.

Tasks include:

  • Room and ensuite cleaning
  • Theatre cleaning
  • Vacuming
  • Removal of rubbish and dirty linen
  • Cleaning and maintenance of patient and work areas

Successful applicants will be required to work part time, with flexibility to cover staff leave and change shifts at short notice

This includes early mornings, late afternoon and evening shifts

Whilst being primarily located at one site, staff may be required to work at other campuses from time to time

To be successful for this role you will have:

  • Relevant cleaning experience
  • Excellent cleaning and infection control skills
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Exceptional customer service skills
  • Sound communication skills (written and verbal)
  • Ability to work effectively as part of a team
  • Ability to work unsupervised but take direction
  • Ability to plan and prioritise tasks
  • Understanding of infection control cleaning processes within a healthcare environment

Previous experience in a hospital environment is essential

About Epworth

Epworth HealthCare is a world-class, not-for-profit, private health care group dedicated to providing the best possible outcomes for our patients by providing the best possible care. Across our eight locations patients and staff have access to state-of-the-art diagnostic, surgical and procedural technology, world-class theatres and equipment and benefit from the extensive teaching and research occurring at Epworth every day.

The Epworth Difference is defined by our unique culture and dedication to giving outstanding patient care. From the way we recognise and reward our staff to our attitude toward the patient experience, Epworth is for those with the ambition to get better, give the best possible care and lead their field.

Epworth is a great choice for staff who want to be part of a cutting-edge, fast paced and progressive environment.

All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory National Police Check conducted by Epworth and, if required, a valid Working with Children Check provided by the applicant.

To obtain more information refer to the attached position description.

Please direct your enquiries to the contact person listed below.

Applications must be submitted online – to apply for this position click Apply Now

Note: Applications from Recruitment Agencies will not be accepted.

Contact Person
Sarah Wipfli

Contact Number
(03) 9805 4111

Closing Date

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