Sr. Custodian, Per Diem

  • UCLA Health
  • Los Angeles, CA, USA
  • Aug 02, 2020

Job Description


•  Under the Supervision of a Custodian Supervisor
•  Safeguard and preserves the confidentiality of patients and protected health information in accordance with the state and federal (HIPPA)
    regulatory requirements, hospital and departmental policies.
•  Ensure a safe patient environment and adherence to safety practices per policy.
•  Cleaning assigned work areas, patient rooms, nursing stations, ancillary areas, exam rooms, procedure rooms, conference rooms, office's,
    hallways and corridors with the correct chemicals and equipment.
•  Know and follow hospital/EVS policy and procedures at all times.
•  Follow safety procedures exactly as outlined in the department’s procedure manual.
•  Maintain cleanliness and security of locked medication storage rooms as required.
•  Maintain daily reports on project work or room cleaning. Ensure maintenance request forms are completed. Notify Supervisor of problems.
•  Demonstrate the ability to maintain all equipment in the assigned work area assuring that is in safe, clean and proper working order.
•  Demonstrate knowledge and performance of all skills required on the EVS Schedule.
•  Pick up communication tools/equipment by signing in and out at the beginning and ending of each shift.  Report any damage to Supervisor.
•  Complete other duties as assigned by Director/Supervisor.
   Must continuously (66% to 100%of a work day):
•  Walking on tile floors
•  Wrist rotation and deviation
•  Use bilateral upper extremities and hands in reaching above shoulder level
•  Standing
  Must frequently (34% to 66% of a work day):
•  Lifting a minimum of 50 lbs.
•  Twisting and bending of the neck forward and backward
  Must occasionally (11% to 33% of a work day):
•  Stooping and squatting
•  Waist bending while standing


Demonstrated interpersonal skill to establish and maintain cooperative working relationships with peers and staff. Reading skill to understand procedures, memos, labels, directions, forms and signs. Writing skill to maintain accurate legible records and logs. Physical ability to stand, bend, stoop, reach and climb stairs and ladders for long periods of times. Physical ability to lift equipment weighing up to 50 lbs. Physical ability to push and pull mops, brooms, carts, vacuum cleaners and other power equipment. Ability to complete assignments despite frequent interruptions. Prior hospital or hotel experience preferred. Preferred: Two to three years of housekeeping experience in a healthcare setting and/or L.A. Unified School District Janitorial Services certification preferred. Ultra Violet Light (ULV) Disinfection equipment management.
In an effort to promote and maintain a healthy environment for our patients, visitors, and employees, UCLA Health System is a smoke-free site. Smoking is prohibited within the boundaries of all UCLA Health System owned, occupied, leased, and associated buildings and facilities.

UCLA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.




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