Catholic Health Initiatives ENVIRONMENTAL SRVCS TECH - PRN - CHI Health Nebraska Heart in LINCOLN, Nebraska



CHI Health is a regional health network with a unified mission: nurturing the healing ministry of the Church while creating healthier communities. Headquartered in Omaha, the combined organization consists of 15 hospitals, two stand-alone behavioral health facilities and more than 150 employed physician practice locations in Nebraska and southwestern Iowa. More than 12,000 employees comprise the workforce of this network that includes 2,820 licensed beds and serves as the primary teaching partner of Creighton University’s health sciences schools. In fiscal year 2014, the organization provided a combined $149.3 million in quantified community benefit including services for the poor, free clinics, education and research. With locations stretching from Kearney, Neb. to Missouri Valley, Iowa, the health network is the largest in Nebraska and serves residents of Nebraska and southwest Iowa. For more information, visit online at

Job Summary:

Performs daily cleaning and supplying of offices and patient areas including walls, lights, windows, vents, floors, and carpets.

Essential Duties:

  • Meets with Team Leader or Lead on a daily basis to confer on special cleaning needs, problems and work schedule.

  • Assembles cleaning supplies and equipment and cleans floors, rooms and offices following established schedules and methods. Replaces disposables.

  • Shampoos and vacuums carpets for cleaning and bacteria control. Removes spots from carpets.

  • Assists in cleaning emergency spills as observed or requested. Sanitizes and disinfects all areas.

  • Washes ceilings, walls, floors, lights, windows, fixtures, mirrors, counters, office equipment and vents.

  • Wet/dry mops floors in uncarpeted offices and rooms. Scrubs and buffs floor with rotary/automatic machines.

  • Transports trash and soiled linen from collection points to designated area and distributes fresh linens.

  • Moves furniture to clean. Dusts surfaces, damp-wipes furniture, and polishes metal and porcelain fixtures in bathrooms.

  • Checks supplies and orders replacements.

  • Maintains equipment in a clean and orderly manner. Restocks supplies as needed.



  1. High school diploma or equivalent desired.

  2. Six months to one year housekeeping experience desired.


  1. None.


  1. Knowledge of housekeeping functions and standards, including safety and sanitation.

  2. Knowledge of cleaning methods, materials, tools and equipment.

  3. Knowledge of patient safety procedures, common safety hazards and precautions.

  4. Skill in operating housekeeping equipment and machines and cleaning clinic areas.

  5. Ability to perform repetitive cleaning operations under direct supervision.

  6. Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with staff, patients, and public.

  7. Ability to prepare written reports such as task list completion.

  8. Ability to speak, read, understand and follow oral and written instruction in English.

  9. Ability to communicate with patients, families and team members in a manner which promotes dignity and respect.

  10. Ability to perform computer tasks at a user level.

Job Food Service/Housekeeping


Daily Schedule Various

Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 0

Weekends Required Occasional

Req ID: 2017-R0104910