Indiana University Health

Housekeeper IU Health West Hospital

IU Health West Hospital

Job Location

IU Health West Hospital
1111 Ronald Reagan Parkway
Avon,IN46123

Department

Environmental Services

Date Posted

July 7, 2020

Schedule & Shift

  • Rotating
  • Full Time

Requisition Number

000268255
Are you ready for the most challenging and meaningful work of your life? Indiana University Health has a full-time rotating shift Housekeeper position at IU Health West Hospital where you will have the opportunity to collaborate with the brightest minds in medicine.

Indiana University Health is Indiana's most comprehensive health system, with 16 hospitals and more than 34,000 team members serving Hoosiers across the state. We're looking for team members who are inspired by challenging and meaningful work for the good of every patient. People who are compassionate and serve with a purpose. People who aspire to excellence every day.

Indiana University Health has more than 34,000 team members, including more than 3,600 physicians and 1,200 advanced practice providers. We are Indiana's most comprehensive healthcare system with hospitals and specialties ranked among the nation's best by  U.S. News & World Report. A unique partnership with the Indiana University School of Medicine one of the nation's largest medical schools gives patients access to groundbreaking research and innovative treatments, and it offers team members access to the latest science and the very best training advancing healthcare for all.

At IU Health, your personal and professional growth is a top priority. You will have access to many diverse opportunities to learn and develop in meaningful ways that matter most to you, such as advanced training, leadership development, promotion opportunities and cross training development. With 16 hospitals, including eight with Magnet designation and five with Pathways to Excellence designation, our team members are leading the way through excellence. IU Health is invested in the lives of Hoosiers, leading the transformation of healthcare to make Indiana one of the nation's healthiest states.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity and inclusion at IU Health. IU Health does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, national origin, gender identity and/or expression, marital status or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

Qualifications for the Housekeeper Role

The housekeeping team cleans and sanitizes occupied spaces including but not limited to patient units, office areas, clinics, and treatment/procedural areas, public spaces using various supplies and cleaning equipment.
  • Removes refuse and soiled linens.
  • High school graduate or an equivalent combination of education experience from which comparable job knowledge can be acquired; to include graduates from an approved IU Health transition-to-work program.
  • Requires the ability to clean areas that require technical cleaning including IR/Cardiac Cath/Mother-Baby/NICU/OR/ED.
  • No experience required.
  • Requires the ability to operate light floor equipment for cleaning floors in patient care areas.
  • Must be able to lift and transport patients in case of emergency.
  • Physical requirements to include: reaching, standing for long periods of time, squatting, bending, carrying and/or lifting supplies and equipment weighing 35 lbs. or more, up to 80% of the time.
  • Requires the ability to climb ladders.
  • Must be able to wear protective equipment/clothing required by the environment or government regulations such as gowns, gloves, goggles, rubber-soled closed-toe footwear, etc.
Cashier working with customer in hospital cafe
Indiana University Health is Indiana’s most comprehensive health system, with 16 hospitals and more than 34,000 team members serving Hoosiers across the state. Our partnership with the Indiana University School of Medicine gives our team members access to the very latest science and the very best training, advancing care for all. We’re looking for team members who share the things that matter most to us. People who are inspired by challenging and meaningful work for the good of every patient. People who are compassionate and serve with a purpose. People who aspire to excellence every day. People who are always ready to apply themselves.