Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center
PRN/OCC, Day Shift
As a housekeeper in our hospital, you will be responsible for
cleaning and sanitizing rooms and furnishings following our
established policies, procedures, and schedules to maintain high
standards of cleanliness and sanitation. You'll also be responsible
for stocking supplies in restrooms, appropriate hospital and
related building rooms.
We are immediately hiring for this position, as housekeepers are
essential workers helping to keep our buildings safe.
Performs cleaning functions in assigned areas following
established schedules and using prescribed methods.
Assists in cleaning of emergency spills observed or upon
Performs daily check of assigned equipment for cleanliness and
Observes and reports the need for repairs to equipment,
furnishings, buildings and fixtures.
Removes waste and soiled linens from work area. Places in specified
containers or bags. Demonstrates proper handling of biohazardous
Monitors levels of supplies and equipment. Notifies supervisor of
need for additional supplies.
Performs personal inspection of all tasks performed/areas
Follows policies, procedures, and safety standards. Completes
required education assignments annually. Works toward achieving
goals and objectives, and participates in quality improvement
initiatives as requested.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Minimum Education: None specified; will accept any combination
of formal education and/or prior work experience sufficient to
demonstrate possession of the knowledge, skill and ability needed
to perform the essential tasks of the job, typically such as would
be equivalent to a high school diploma or GED. Preference may be
given to individuals possessing a HS diploma or GED.
Minimum Experience: None; entry-level position
Licensure Requirement: None.
Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center is a 541-bed hospital with
more than 1,900 employees and 650 active and courtesy physicians.
It is the region's referral center for stroke, neurosurgery,
orthopedics, cancer, cardiology, neurology, surgery, and
obstetrics. Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center is a a member of
Covenant Health, alocally-owned non-profit health system based in
Knoxville, TN, with a patient-focused culture. Every employeesigns
our pledge of excellence to always put patients first, strive for
excellence in everything we do, and make Covenant Health the first
and best choice for patients in our region.
Some of the perks of working as a housekeeper at Fort Sanders
Regional Medical Center include:
Doing meaningful work that positively impacts patient
satisfaction Having potential career path opportunities within our
hospital Robust benefits package, including:unmatched medical
insurance with zero out-of-pocket cost for inpatient and outpatient
services received at wholly-owned Covenant Health facilities;
tuition reimbursement opportunities; student loan repayment
assistance; an employer-matched 401(k); and generous paid time
Hospital is conveniently located in Fort Sanders neighborhood of
Knoxville, near downtown Flexible hours & shifts available by